CAROPROT is a study with healthy volunteers. It will be investigated how our body could better absorb carotenoids, plant pigments that are thought to be very beneficial for health.


OSPEL study started in 2005 in Luxembourg and involved 205 boys and girls (7-17y). It aimed to improve diagnosis and treatment of overweight/obesity in youth.


OSPEL-2 aims to study the interrelation of the exposure to pollutants, micronutrients and body composition in children & adolescents with obesity in Luxembourg.


LIFANA aims to reduce the effort of daily food-related tasks by integrating the meal-recommendations with recipe databases, grocery delivery service & smart shopping lists.


SUSTEATABLE project aims to assess the sustainability of the Luxembourgish food system on two levels: the farm-level and the food system-level.

Obesity & cardiometabolic issues in adult residents in Luxembourg (2007-2017)

This work investigates amongst adult residents in Luxembourg the most recent prevalence (2017) and trends (2007-2017) of overweight, obesity, type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, hypertension & dyslipidemia.