Left-handers are supposed to be more creative than right-handers. But is this true? Large-scale public research by University of Groningen scientists
prof. Ton Groothuis
dr. Reint Geuze
and PhD student Nele Zickert together with the Weekend van de Wetenschap hopes to resolve the issue. 25,000 people have already completed an online test and completed dexterity exercises. What is remarkable is that twice as many lefties as right-handers and many more women took part. So we’re on the hunt for right-handed men! Go to
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Prof. Roelfes receives NWO ENW-KLEIN grant of EUR 304.000
for his project ‘Time-resolved dynamics of glutamate transporters'
Two University of Groningen researchers have been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant. The recipients are Geert van den Bogaart and Marleen Kamperman. The European Research Council (ERC) awards these personal grants, each worth € 2 million, to outstanding...