Alexandra (Sasha) Zhernakova, PhD, MD, has been appointed an associate professor per 1 April 2017. Her research field covers the genetic and environmental factors involved in the development of autoimmune and gastrointestinal diseases and of ageing.
The Management Team and department warmly congratulate Sasha with this major achievement!
She was recently awarded an ERC Starting grant to study “
The role of the virome in shaping the gut ecosystem during the first year of life”
See also her webpage
Photo report on the most special and oldest books of the university.
On Monday, November 26, UG researcher Anouk Goossens receives the Shell Award. This prize is awarded annually to three (former) physics students. Goossens receives the prize for her investigation into using the material Nb-doped SrTiO3 for imitating...
A bountiful and healthy Wadden Sea is an indispensable link in the life cycles of many migratory birds and fish. This is why the Wadden Fund and the three Wadden provinces – Groningen, Friesland and Noord-Holland – strive for the creation of such a...