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 ...
04 June 2019
Rienk Dekker is appointed professor in the field of Rehabilitation and Active Lifestyle per June 1st, 2019
Rienk Dekker is working as a consultant in rehabilitation medicine in the UMCG since 1996. In the field of scientific research, education and ...
03 June 2019
A fast all-visible-light molecular switch with 100 nm band separation
De novo design allows for breakthrough in molecular photocontrol A consortium of scientists from the Medical Imaging Center (University Medical ...
03 June 2019
Wim Tissing appointed as professor pediatric oncology in Groningen
Wim Tissing is appointed professor upportive care in pediatric oncology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Groningen per June 1st, 2019. ...
17 May 2019
Number of children with type 1 diabetes doubled
The number of children who are annually diagnosed with type 1 diabetes has doubled over the last 30 years. This is one of the conclusions of the ...