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    Maastricht team participated in the regional final of the European Law Moot Court


    On 15th-18th of February, the Maastricht team participated in the regional final of the European Law Moot Court held at the University of Lucerne, Switzerland. Other contenders came from all over the world, and included such illustrious participants as Aix-en-Marseille, Gent and the Autonomous University of Madrid.

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    Prestigious grant for FHML joint project


    The VISION project, involving collaboration between the Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine (MERLN) and the Ophthalmology Department at the MUMC+, was awarded a TOP grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw).

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    Peter Møllgaard appointed new Dean of UM School of Business and Economics


    Peter Møllgaard (Denmark, 1964), Professor of Industrial Organization at Copenhagen Business School (CBS), has been appointed as the new dean of the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE).

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    Spread of Alzheimer’s proteins shown in healthy people for the first time


    Using living elderly people, scientists at Maastricht University (UM) and Harvard Medical School in the US city of Boston have succeeded for the first time in figuring out how Alzheimer’s proteins spread inside the brain. Furthermore, the researchers have actually been able to link this spread to memory problems. The findings of the international research team were recently published in the scientific journal Nature Neuroscience.

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    Sustainable cellulose nano-fibers reinforce materials


    The versatility of wood as construction material has been credited for thousands of years; even during – as well as beyond – the fossil era.

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    The Faculty of Law's Anniversary Book is now available!


    On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the Maastricht University Faculty of Law, the faculty has published an anniversary book. In this book, the foundation of and development into the current faculty is described, completed with many new and old photos. The book can be purchased at bookstore The Tribune in Maastricht (regular price: € 34.50, student price: € 29.50 for students with a valid UM student card).

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    The hybrid researcher


    Research that transcends individual disciplines is highly regarded in academia, yet known to be incredibly challenging. Matthijs Cluitmans demonstrates that it is not only possible, but also of great added value. He obtained a joint PhD in 2016 from the Department of Data Science and Knowledge Engineering (DKE) and the School for Cardiovascular Diseases (CARIM). Before that, he studied both disciplines in Maastricht, and he now works for both institutes as well as at Philips Research.

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    Pupils at Graaf Huyn College design 'learning chair'


    Pupils of the Graaf Huyn College win Maastricht UMC+ competition. 

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