Brain tissue completely regenerates in four to five weeks (news MUMC+).
Epigenetic changes can be detected in the blood of test subjects within two hours of exposure to exhaust fumes.
General practitioners rarely record alcohol abuse in a patient's medical records. 'This is because many GPs fail to identify alcohol abuse in patients,' says PhD candidate Latifa Abidi from Maastricht University (UM).
Plaques, also known as Alzheimer proteins, can cause memory problems in people who have not been diagnosed with dementia (MUMC+ news).
Het bepalen van Alzheimer-eiwitten in hersenvocht is een kansrijke techniek om de zorg rondom dementie en kwaliteit van leven te verbeteren (MUMC+ nieuws).
Lipids appear to play an important role in infections. According to researchers from the University of Maastricht and the American University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) in Baltimore, MD, USA, specific lipids can greatly accelerate bacterial infection.
Researchers discover cause of oxygen sensitivity in the brain
Academic Centre for Epileptology participates in a major international research study (MUMC+ news)
Accessible mental health services for young people (MUMC+ news).
Plastic surgeons at Maastricht University Medical Centre+ used a robotic device to surgically treat lymphedema in a patient.