Groningen is home to a world-famous institute: ERIBA, the European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing, in which the University of Groningen and UMCG collaborate closely. Scientists are conducting fundamental research into ageing processes and the related diseases. Researchers from across the world are eager to work at ERIBA. 2012 was a memorable year for ERIBA. It not only received funding for a number of special projects, but its researchers also moved into a wonderful new building.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has appointed Professor Maria Loi and Professor Dirk Slotboom from the Faculty of Science and Engineering as members of the Academy.
Prof. Cisca Wijmenga will receive the 2022 Galjaard Award from the Dutch Society for Human Genetics (NVHG)
People often talk about a healthy intestinal flora, but until now it has not been clear what a 'healthy' gut microbiome actually means. Researchers at the University Medical Center Groningen have now been able to properly determine the composition...
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