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The Center of Investigation in Clinical Nutrition (CICN) realizes human studies to evaluate the effects of behavior, food supplements, particular food products or alimentation on health, on biological parameters and/or on subject perception and receptivity.


The Center of Investigation in Clinical Nutrition (CICN) is a platform from the Université catholique de Louvain which regroup several scientific experts in the fields of eating behavior, exercise physiology, metabolism, gut microbiota and sensory analyzes. This centralization of the competences allow us to propose human study in Nutrition with a pluridisciplinary approach.


The inauguration of the CICN took place on Novembre 27, 2018. Photos are available here.

On the occasion of the CICN's inauguration, Professor Nathalie Delzenne has answer to all your questions regarding "l'alimentation: que réclame notre corps?"

Presentation of the CICN by Professor Louise Deldicque in the context of the CICN's inauguration. To listen to the interview click here

"Matière Grise" program - Professor Olivier Luminet explains the role of attention and emotions in out attraction for fat and sweet food