geen vertaling beschikbaar Dirk Inzé named as one of the most influential people in the European Seed sector


Each year, European Seed, Europe’s most important publication that offers specialized content to the seed industry, selects twenty people who have proven to be very relevant to the seed sector. This year, VIB’s Prof. Dirk Inzé, Science director at VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology and Professor of plant physiology and molecular biology at Ghent University is one of the honorees.

geen vertaling beschikbaar 5 VIB researchers receive an exceptional ERC Advanced grant


The European Research Council (ERC) is unique in its kind in Europe supporting individual top researchers from anywhere in the world for 5 years to embark on an innovative and highly challenging research project. The ERC Program covers all levels of research career and the Advanced Grants are awarded to exceptional leaders in research embarking on a novel high-risk/high gain research line. No less than 5 VIB researchers have been awarded this very competitive and widely acknowledged benchmarks of scientific excellence.