• UM partner on FET Flagship proposal on 'Personalised Health Care'


    Maastricht University is a partner on a Future Emerging Technologies (FET) Flagship proposal focused on 'Personalised Health Care'. The Personalised Health Care Initiative is a large-scale scientific and technological proposal that will address the grand challenge of developing regenerative, precision and personalised medicine to improve the quality of life of billions of patients worldwide.

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    New methods of diagnosing and treating hepatitis


    PhD research by Tom Houben at the Maastricht UMC+.

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    A new brain in a month


    Brain tissue completely regenerates in four to five weeks (news MUMC+).

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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.

  • Royal distinction for Professor Harry Steinbusch


    Emeritus Professor Harry Steinbusch (67) from Bunde has been appointed Knight in the Order of the Netherlands Lion. The decoration was presented by Mirjam Clermonts-Aretz, the mayor of Meerssen. 

  • Measurable health risks after brief exposure to exhaust fumes


    Epigenetic changes can be detected in the blood of test subjects within two hours of exposure to exhaust fumes.

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