Prix Galien Belgium 2016: the winners

June 3rd, 2016

On June 3rd, the Foundation announced the Prix Galien Belgium results for 2016:

  • Connexin hemichannels as druggable targets for brain and cardiovascular disease
  • Dr De Bock Marijke, Dr Decrock Elke and Dr Wang Nan – Universiteit Gent
  • Nivolumab, OPDIVO®, BMS Belgium & Luxembourg
  • Pembrolizumab KEYTRUDA® MSD Belgium and Luxembourg
  • S-ICD EMBLEM Pierre Chauvineau Vice President Rhythm Management EMEA, Boston Scientific

The gala took place at BOZAR, under the presidency of M. Kris PEETERS, Vice-First Minister et Minister of Employment, Economy and Consumer Affairs, for Foreign Trade. M. Jo De COCK, General Manager National Institute for Health and Disability Insurance also attended the ceremony.

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Please enjoy moments from the Belgian awarding ceremony by clicking on the the following videos: