16 October 2019
Nitrogen emissions pose risk to kidneys
Elevated levels of nitrogen pose a risk to kidneys. This link has been revealed by a research project involving more than 143,000 inhabitants of the ...
27 September 2019
New therapy reduces the influence of hearing voices in youth
A new psychotherapy reduces the influence of hearing voices (or: auditory verbal hallucinations) in children aged 8 to 18 years old. The therapy ...
27 September 2019
UMCG and UG aim to functionally accommodate particle accelerator at UMCG
The University of Groningen (UG) and the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) intend to connect KVI-CART’s Medical Physics research team to the ...
23 September 2019
Two unknown erectile disorders have major impact on quality of life
Sleep-related painful erections (SRPE) and erections lasting for more than four hours (priapism) are two unknown and rare erectile disorders. Each ...
11 September 2019
Alternating rowing strokes can lead to faster races
All rowing boats experience fluctuations in velocity during a race. This is because the speed of the boat decreases considerably between two ...
30 August 2019
26 million for research into the impact of non-genetic factors on health - UMCG uses Lifelines-data for part of the study
Which groups are affected by certain chronic diseases, and which groups aren't? This depends on genetics (30%) and on the exposome (70%). By ...
23 August 2019
UMCG study: ‘Women benefit from lower doses of heart failure medications’
Research by the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) shows that the optimal doses of medication is considerably lower for women with heart ...
16 July 2019
Five UMCG-researchers awarded a NWO Veni grant
The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to 5 highly promising young UMCG-scientists. The grant provides ...
26 June 2019
University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), TAmiRNA GmbH & Vivomicx BV announce their collaboration to unmask the molecular signature of sepsis induced multi organ failure
Vienna, Austria and Groningen, The Netherlands (June 2019) UMCG, TAmiRNA, and Vivomicx today announced their collaboration to unmask the molecular ...
19 June 2019
Artificial intelligence available for asthma- and allergy-research
The UMCG and MIcompany, an AI and data company from Amsterdam, are going to collaborate in the field of asthma and allergy research. The ...