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LERU Newsletter (16.12.2020)


It's done. Let's start.
LERU is relieved that the European Council reached an agreement on the Multi Annual Financial Framework and Next Generation EU, and that the European Parliament and the Competitiveness Council made a final deal on Horizon Europe. Read more


Animal Research:
we need to talk

Openness is the best policy when it comes to the use of animals in research, according to Serban Morosan, lead author of LERU's new note on good practice in communicating animal research at universities. Read more


LERU Voices Concerns Over Recommendations to Ban Animal-Derived Antibodies
In a statement, LERU outlines the reasons why animal-derived antibodies remain vital tools in both healthcare and research. Read more


The 38th LERU Rectors' Assembly hosted by KU Leuven
On Friday 20 and Saturday 21 November 2020, the League of European Research Universities (LERU) organised its 38th Rectors’ Assembly. Read more


LERU Virtual Townhall Meeting on Artificial Intelligence
On Friday 30 October 2020, LERU organised its first Townhall Meeting about Artificial Intelligence (AI). An online event with over 100 participants from twelve different countries. Read more