Research institutes and themes

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    The Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM) in the Netherlands is a cross-border research institute focused on developing advanced biobased materials. AMIBM is located on the Brightlands Chemelot Campus.
  • Campus Venlo
    Food, nutrition and logistics are the three main focuspoints at Campus Venlo. Research and educational topics range from food innovation and the psychology of eating to logistics optimisation.
  • CARIM thumbnail image
    One of the top institutes for translational cardiovascular research in Europe. Focus on vascular & thrombotic disorders, atrial fibrillation as well as translational heart failure research.
  • DKE thumbnail image
    Focused on three research themes ‘BioMathematics & BioInformatics’, ‘Robots, Agents & Interaction’ & Networks & Strategic Optimization’ department members of the multiple research groups enhance interaction between the groups.
  • Food Claims Centre Venlo (FCCV)
    The Food Claims Centre Venlo (FCCV) is the knowledge centre for all questions related to nutrition and food law. FCCV focuses on all questions related to the legal demonstration of whether food is safe or healthy.
  • GROW logo
    Focuses on genetic and cellular mechanisms, as well as environmental and life-style factors that underlie normal (embryonic and foetal) and abnormal (cancer) development.
  • ICIS
    Interdisciplinary research contributing scientific knowledge and expertise on sustainability science for policymaking and innovation. ICIS pursues sustainable development at the local and regional levels, essential components of global sustainability.
  • Institute for Data Science
    The Institute of Data Science fosters a collaborative environment for cross-disciplinary data science research and training.
  • MHENS Institute
    Investigates the complex interplay between basic brain mechanisms, brain/cognitive function, & psychopathology, with emphasis on prevalent psychiatric, neuropsychiatric, & neurological conditions.
  • NUTRIM Institute
    Contributes to excellence in health maintenance & personalised medicine by unravelling lifestyle & disease induced derangements in metabolism & by developing targeted nutritional, exercise, & drug interventions.