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    Maastricht University awards the redevelopment of the Tapijnkazerne to Mertens Bouwbedrijf

    04-07-2018

    Mertens Bouwbedrijf in Weert was chosen to execute the first phase in the redevelopment of the Tapijnkazerne in Maastricht. Following a short tender procedure, Maastricht University (UM) decided Tuesday to award the contract to Mertens Bouwbedrijf BV.

  • Balance Belt

    Back on stage thanks to the balance belt

    31-10-2017

    Thanks to the University Fund Limburg’s participation in Zweit Veur Leid, four patients have been relieved of their balance problems

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    Overweight prevention in the first year of life

    04-08-2016

    – How can child healthcare professionals help prevent young children (0-4 years) from becoming overweight? Which problems do they encounter in this field and how can they improve healthcare? These were the key questions examined in the PhD research carried out by Eveliene Dera-de Bie at Maastricht UMC+.

  • 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. 

  • ERC-Mazzucato

    Valentina Mazzucato wins 500th ERC grant in the Netherlands

    16-06-2016

    The 500th European Research Council (ERC) grant in the Netherlands has been awarded on June 16th to Valentina Mazzucato, Professor of Globalization and Development from Maastricht University.

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    MaCSBio's Chris Evelo new co-leader of ELIXIR Interoperability platform

    20-05-2016

    Chris Evelo (ELIXIR Netherlands) is the new co-leader of the ELIXIR Interoperability Platform, replacing Barend Mons, the Head of Dutch ELIXIR Node. Evelo joins Helen Parkinson (EMBL-EBI) and Carole Goble (ELIXIR UK) in leading the Interoperability Platform.

  • 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.

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