On Friday 2 June, Utrecht University and University Medical Center Utrecht will open the MIND Facility, an innovative research centre clustering the world's foremost expertise in the field of neurological research. Here, the most advanced stem cell technology and microscopy will open the way to a better understanding of the origins and development of the human brain, as well as developmental disorders.Read more from this release
The East Antarctic ice sheet appears to be more vulnerable than expected, due to a strong wind that brings warm air and blows away the snow. That is the conclusion reached by a team of climate researchers led by Jan Lenaerts (Utrecht University) and ...
The positive effect of solar energy as a sustainable energy source offsets the negative impact of the production of solar panels. This applies to energy consumption as well as greenhouse gas emissions during the production process, according to a ...
Researchers at Utrecht University have revealed structural changes in a receptor that plays a key role in many types of cancer. The changes occur before and during receptor activation. These findings provide novel clues to develop medication to ...