PREVENT IT - new project on antimicrobial resistance launched
Helmut Brand and Peter Schröder-Bäck of the research line VHC participate in the Erasmus+ project “Prevent it”. Over the next 3 years, Indian partners from several Indian universities - among them the Manipal Academy of Higher Education - and European colleagues work on good practice exchanges regarding the prevention of AMR (antimicrobial resistance).
In the first week of July 2019, the launching consortium meeting took place in India - at the premises of coordinating partner Chitkara University.
In the week of September 2nd 2019, the consortium meeting will be hosted at Maastricht University.
Symptoms of gluten sensitivity are partly to do with people’s expectations, if celiac disease and wheat allergy have been excluded as causes. Recent research at the universities of Maastricht and Leeds shows that the expectation that gluten causes gastrointestinal complaints plays a crucial role in...
Nine out of ten miscarriages happen in the first three months of pregnancy. Researchers at Maastricht University Medical Center have found that in 70% of these cases, the embryo has a genetic abnormality.
Marielle Wijermars and Christian Herff will receive this year's KNAW Early Career Award. The Award is intended for researchers in the Netherlands who are at the beginning of their careers and who have innovative, original ideas.