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UMCG-researchers in Nature Reviews Genetics: Various immune-related diseases have a strong genetic overlap19 December 2008
Radiotherapie met protonen: 'doel-treffende' high-tech15 December 2008
Gold after all for Groningen team in International Genetically Engineered Machine competition12 December 2008
Almost a quarter of novice runners sustain injuries10 December 2008
Bizarre reproductive techniques discovered for deep-ocean squid09 December 2008
40 years of the KVI05 December 2008
Measuring greenhouse gases in wine01 December 2008
Royal Decoration for Jaap Lintvelt26 November 2008
People surrounded by graffiti more likely to steal21 November 2008
Econometrists: Olympic 1000m must be skated twice20 November 2008
Wie we zijn en hoe we zijn19 November 2008
Tinnitus: psychological treatment and neurostimulation offer hope19 November 2008
Wetenschappers vieren opening Pierre Auger Observatorium13 November 2008
Blood transfusions in developing countries could be safer12 November 2008
Energy Delta Convention 2008: international platform for business, government and knowledge institutions10 November 2008
‘Culture in the Mirror’: continuous cultural education curriculum06 November 2008
Simulations predict best places to look for dark matter06 November 2008
Achievement targets generate inequality04 November 2008
Uitgestorven holenbeer geeft zijn DNA prijs29 October 2008
Voorlichtingsdag voor aankomende studenten28 October 2008
University of Groningen sets up Honours College for outstanding students next academic year28 October 2008
University of Groningen honours writer Kader Abdolah with an honorary doctorate28 October 2008
New test of the ‘mindreading’ ability of small children28 October 2008
Boek over archeologisch onderzoek bij Midlaren28 October 2008
European research team demonstrates upscaling and integration of molecular junctions27 October 2008
Zondag 26 oktober: Open Huis Zernike26 October 2008
Snappy slogan not enough to put a city on the map23 October 2008
Training interculturele vaardigheden voor allochtoon én autochtoon20 October 2008
Zaterdag 18 oktober: Genoom van Nederland gekraakt18 October 2008
European Research team first to demonstrate ‘bottom-up’ fabrication of organic integrated circuits16 October 2008
Verlengen spoor Groningen-Emmen beter dan stoppen in Stadskanaal16 October 2008
Estlandse musicus componeert voor Internationaal Jaar van de Sterrenkunde 200915 October 2008
University of Groningen climbing the world ranking list fast09 October 2008
Scholieren krijgen bijzondere les in Burgers’ Zoo09 October 2008
Saliva test to detect medication use in traffic07 October 2008
European Commission has more democratic legitimacy than supposed06 October 2008
Art Nouveau artist Johan Thorn Prikker fled the Netherlands06 October 2008
DNA sequence of penicillin fungus fully unravelled01 October 2008
Godshuisjes – religieus erfgoed in Groningen30 September 2008
'Groninger braindrain? Geen probleem!'29 September 2008
Lezing Nobelprijswinnaar Natuurkunde Frank Wilczek26 September 2008
Grant worth millions for innovative gas research25 September 2008
Bent u een goed verstaander?24 September 2008
Kruip in de huid van mummie Janus24 September 2008
Moroccan adolescents – more Muslim than Moroccan22 September 2008
Rector Magnificus Zwarts opent nieuwe RUG sterrenwacht09 September 2008
Language Centre Anniversary09 September 2008
Artists’ colonies on the North Sea coast characterized by pragmatism08 September 2008
Sound Toll Registers Online: unique resource for maritime and economic history to appear on the internet08 September 2008
‘Milieukeur’ key to transparency of sustainable agriculture08 September 2008
Eerste tijdschrift voor scholierenonderzoek verschijnt08 September 2008
Zelfde factoren bepalen niveau sport- en schoolprestaties03 September 2008
Persistent offenders benefit most from Den Engh method02 September 2008
Douwe Breimer  ontvangt Ubbo Emmiuspenning voor Wetenschappelijke Verdiensten01 September 2008
Students the centre of attention during opening of the Academic Year in Groningen27 August 2008
Huisdichter wil de lezer raken26 August 2008
Welcoming Ceremony for foreign students25 August 2008
Koninklijke Onderscheiding voor Sjoeke Dijkstra-Snijdelaar22 August 2008
Professors lecture at Noorderzon Festival21 August 2008
Organization committee reflects contentedly on largest introduction week in the Netherlands19 August 2008
Tentoonstelling "talented": Jong talent dat zich ontplooit19 August 2008
Kunsthistoricus Henk van Os houdt Letterenlezing18 August 2008
Hans Alders benoemd in Raad van Toezicht14 August 2008
Why an Exciting Book Is Just As Thrilling As a Hair-Raising Movie13 August 2008
Folkert Kuipers appointed Dean of Medical Sciences and member of the UMCG Supervisory Board06 August 2008
ERC Advanced Grant for Ben Feringa04 August 2008
Team of the University of Groningen wins the 2008 Web Service Challenge01 August 2008
Groningse economen voorspellen de Olympische medaillewinst in Beijing25 July 2008
Testosteron stijgt door contact met vrouw23 July 2008
Serge Daan receives JSPS Eminent Scientist Award17 July 2008
Pyreneeën geen Scherprechter in de Tour16 July 2008
Female monkeys more dominant in groups with relatively more males16 July 2008
Twee Groningse voorstellen bekroond met NWO-Rubicon subsidie15 July 2008
Elmer Sterken appointed Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business02 July 2008
Mansholt Centennial Symposium01 July 2008
Netherlands Antilles and the European Union25 June 2008
'Nederland rekent af met Rusland in de kwartfinale'20 June 2008
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen organiseert herexamentraining VWO12 June 2008
Asylum procedures neglect the interests of children05 June 2008
Wind turbines more annoying than expected03 June 2008
Mammalian mechanism of time-place learning clarified30 May 2008
Kinderuniversiteit over straf29 May 2008
Terrorist attacks cut short cabinet term of office28 May 2008
Sports beneficial to motor skills of children with visual impairments27 May 2008
Kader Abdolah gastschrijver aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen27 May 2008
'Den Haag moet ingrijpen, anders wordt de zorg onbetaalbaar'26 May 2008
Joining in but remaining autonomous20 May 2008
Division into literary levels will help improve literature teaching20 May 2008
‘Nederland Deugt’ report in search of reference framework for integration19 May 2008
Uitstroom van allochtonen bij Rijksoverheid15 May 2008
More intensive wader management needed to protect black-tailed godwits14 May 2008
Groningse burgemeester krijgt 'roder-dan-rood'-manifest aangeboden13 May 2008
Effects of hormone treatment on sexual functioning in postmenopausal women06 May 2008
Active involvement of citizens can be stimulated06 May 2008
Groningse studenten theaterwetenschap spelen voor  raads- en statenvergaderingen29 April 2008
Royal Decoration for Prof. F. García Martínez25 April 2008
Royal decorations for ten University of Groningen staff members25 April 2008
Nationaal college ‘Fitna en de nieuwe politiek’23 April 2008
Dead Sea Scrolls Professor retires23 April 2008
Sixteenth-century ‘rederijker’ farce: extreme bodies and derailed language15 April 2008
Hortus wordt Hotspot met nieuwe directeur Anne Marie Schipper15 April 2008
Comparing marks could lead to better school performance15 April 2008
ISW start onderzoek naar mentorprojecten09 April 2008
Stem cell therapy facilitates regeneration of damaged salivary glands08 April 2008
Marktaandeel universiteit niet altijd afhankelijk van studentenoordeel04 April 2008
Onderzoekers in de dop winnen in de Bernoulliborg03 April 2008
Automobilist betaalt 6,8 procent meer aan provinciale belasting03 April 2008
Examentraining VWO Rijksuniversiteit Groningen start over twee weken27 March 2008
Dutch company elite by far the most international in Europe19 March 2008
Obesity leads to kidney damage18 March 2008
Ontdek het onzichtbare heelal18 March 2008
Consideration for others stimulates positive behaviour18 March 2008
Altruism can be actively cultivated18 March 2008
Bart van Ark named as Chief Economist of The Conference Board17 March 2008
Onderzoekscentrum CIC stelt nieuwe managing director aan14 March 2008
Groningen launches research centre for synthetic biology12 March 2008
Joint research RWE and University of Groningen into the capture and storage of CO2 and the use of biomass for generating power12 March 2008
University of Groningen researcher Prof. Petra Rudolf receives Descartes-award12 March 2008
Marcel Broersma appointed Professor of Journalism Studies and Media11 March 2008
Witsen’s key role in relations with Peter the Great’s Russia10 March 2008
Clap skates make it unnecessary to run the 500 m twice06 March 2008
Income inequality in Latin America is not persistent03 March 2008
Faculty of Law introduces English-taught Bachelor’s degree programme28 February 2008
University of Groningen delegation to visit Latin America28 February 2008
Uitreiking Aletta Jacobsprijs 2008 aan mr. Lilian Gonçalves-Ho Kang You26 February 2008
The seven deadly sins of biography26 February 2008
Female authors still the exception in the literary field25 February 2008
Koninklijke Onderscheiding voor Rein Zwierstra21 February 2008
University of Groningen scores well on International Student Barometer20 February 2008
Test proves food allergy in a safe and reliable way20 February 2008
Improvement in care and savings of millions with new breathing support system12 February 2008
Inschrijving Examentraining VWO Rijksuniversiteit Groningen loopt storm11 February 2008
University of Groningen starts Centre for Systems Chemistry11 February 2008
Opening Bernoulliborg donderdag 7 februari 200807 February 2008
Protein loss in urine predicts effectiveness of hypertension medication06 February 2008
Exhibition University Museum: The Colours of China06 February 2008
Qumran Instituut verzorgt nieuwe editie Nederlandse vertaling Dode Zeerollen05 February 2008
Hoe insecten evolueren nadat exoten hun ecosysteem zijn binnengedrongen04 February 2008
Docent van het Jaar Prijs 200731 January 2008
Corporate social responsibility increases company value31 January 2008
Woonlasten grote gemeenten stijgen minder na vrijgeven OZB-tarieven30 January 2008
Voorlichting over masterstudies30 January 2008
Cursus “omgaan met bloosangst”29 January 2008
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen biedt examentraining VWO aan24 January 2008
Call for global social protection17 January 2008
Sense of injustice reverses effects of power16 January 2008
Pigmentation in butterfly wings15 January 2008
Introduction of emergency physicians not always efficient08 January 2008
Opportunism rife at birth of parliamentary culture08 January 2008
Tweede Kamer moet snel wetsontwerp aanvaarden dat schoonkind van erfenis uitsluit03 January 2008
Koninklijke Onderscheiding voor computerpionier Marc Petit01 January 2008
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