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  • PhD defence Ayokunu Adedokun

    The Complex Road to Sustainable Peace in Divided Societies

    19-12-2016

    What factors can help prevent warring parties from reverting to violence and instead create a sustainable peace? This is the central question at the heart of the PhD thesis ‘Sustainable Peacebuilding in Divided Societies’ defended by Ayokunu Adedokun on 20 December 2016.

  • MRSA tester

    Portable device can prevent MRSA outbreaks in hospitals

    23-09-2016

    Students at Maastricht University have developed a device that can detect the presence of certain bacteria. This device may help to prevent bacterial outbreaks in the future.

  • Heemels

    Roermond cemetery reflects living city

    14-09-2016

    Roermond cemetery reflected the social relationships in the living city (PhD conferral Maurice Heemels).

  • graduates KE@work

    KE@Work: First 10 students in academic work/study track to graduate

    11-07-2016

    On Wednesday, 13 July 2016 the first 10 bachelor's students to complete the work/study track KnowledgeEngineering@Work, a programme unique in the Netherlands,  graduated.

  • Michael Lenz

    MaCSBio's Michael Lenz's Article published

    24-06-2016

    Principal components analysis (PCA) is a common unsupervised method for the analysis of gene expression microarray data, providing information on the overall structure of the analyzed dataset. 

  • Bert Smeets

    Bert Smeets: Research pays off

    29-04-2016

    MaCSBio's director of education Bert Smeets has been interviewed for the Dutch serie: 'Research Loont' (translation: 'Research pays off') about the unraveling of genetic causes of hereditary metabolic disease among children.

  • Gokhan Ertaylan

    MaCSBio's Gökhan Ertaylan's Article published

    22-04-2016

    Neurogenesis is the process by which new neurons are generated from neural stem cells and progenitor cells which takes place continuously throughout our life. In this work the interdisciplinary team with Gökhan Ertaylan of MaCSBio has been collaborating, uncovers a function for Prox1 gene that functions as an inducer of neuronal differentiation.

  • Michelle Moerel

    Postdoc Michelle Moerel on TV-show 'Het Klokhuis'

    15-03-2016

    Michelle Moerel from MaCSBio has been on the most famous educational tv-show for kids in The Netherlands ( Het Klokhuis ) to explain how the human brain works.

  • Shauna O'Donovan

    MaCSBio’s Shauna O’Donovan wins poster session byteMAL Conference

    11-03-2016

    PhD-candidate Shauna O’Donovan has won a prize for best poster at the byteMAL Conference held on March 9th in Maastricht. Her poster subject was on improving the muscle insulin sensitivity index using the oral glucose minimal model.

  • Inauguration Prof. Dr. Theo de Kok

    11-03-2016

    Theo de Kok will give his Inaugural Lecture, entitled “Genes in Concert: a Toxicogenomics Hymn towards disease prevention” on Friday 22 April 2016. The lecture will take place at the University Auditorium - MBB. Time: 16:30

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