European huge grant for research promising biopolymers

Friday 27 May 2016

The Groningen companies Syncom and Polyvation, in collaboration with the Spanish Biopolis have received a subsidary of 1.3 million euros. This Eurostars grant provide the Continue reading »

European huge grant for research promising biopolymers

Masters of Healthy Ageing at the Hanze University

Friday 27 May 2016

The Hanze University of Applied Science will provide a master program 'Healthy Ageing Professionals', which starts next school year. The master focuses on Continue reading »

Masters of Healthy Ageing at the Hanze University

Huge step in developing medication

Tuesday 17 May 2016

Finally, it is possible to kill bacteria deep in infection. Researchers from the University Medical Center Groningen have developed a method. Together with chemists from the Continue reading »

Huge step in developing medication

Virtual swimming dolphins decreases stress

Tuesday 17 May 2016

Ever heard of therapy with dolphins? It is even possible at the UMCG. Psychiatric patients will get therapy by using virtual glasses, so it seems they are swimming with dolphins.  Continue reading »

Virtual swimming dolphins decreases stress

Consultation hours for stuffed animals

Wednesday 11 May 2016

The little giraffe with the broken leg, the elephant has a broken nose and the mouse is very ill. The UMCG was transformed in a hospital for aminals this week. Only there were no real Continue reading »

Consultation hours for stuffed animals

UMCG: filmed 3D jaw reconstruction

Tuesday 10 May 2016

The Dutch television program ‘Zij houden Nederland in leven’ (ZHNL) at the EO will follow patients and their caregivers 24 hours with several camera crews Continue reading »

UMCG: filmed 3D jaw reconstruction