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In many EU countries, breast cancer treatments have been delayed or modified.
May 26 2020

In the occasion of the European Week Against Cancer, we discuss the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on cancer care in Europe.

FOP nutrition labelling may help consumers make health-conscious food choices
May 20 2020
Supporting the Commission report on front-of-pack (FOP) nutrition labelling, the JRC reviewed the scientific literature on existing and proposed FOP labelling schemes and their effects on consumers and food business operators.
JRC research is helping identify countries and workers most affected by the crisis
May 19 2020
The fight against the coronavirus pandemic is having a profound impact on economies, jobs and daily life.
Hand sanitising gel is ready for delivery. From left to right John Seghers and Håkan Emteborg, Joint Research Centre, Geel
May 19 2020
JRC laboratory in Geel (Belgium) has teamed up with their local hospital to produce over 1 ton of hand sanitising gel.