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Immunotherapy of cancer: Gadeta BV and UMCU exploit a novel therapeutic approach with potential broad anti-tumor reactivity

The ongoing defense against life-threatening pathogens and cancersOur immune system is constantly at work in an effort to protect us from threatening...

Half a million for research into brain cancer

The 21st edition of Ride for the Roses event, a bicycle riding initiative to raise money for the fight against brain cancer, has raised...

Utrecht researchers hope for ALS breakthrough

An experimental treatment by researchers and staff at UMC Utrecht offers hope for a small group of ALS patients. The treatment could potentially stop...

UMC to conduct research into hallucinations at Lowlands festival

The University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht is to conduct new research at the Lowlands festival this year in order to create new treatments for patients...

No trace of HIV virus after successful stem cell transplantation

Two patients known to have carried that HIV virus in their blood have been declared HIV-free after a successful stem cell transplantation. The University Medical...

Nigerian Ebola patient cured at University Medical Center Utrecht

The Nigerian UN peacekeeping worker who contracted Ebola more than three weeks ago in Liberia has been cured at the emergency unit of the University...

Arrival of first ebola patient to UMC Utrecht

A spokesperson for the Dutch Ministry of Health confirmed the arrival of a United Nations soldier to the University Medical Center (UMC) in Utrecht. The...

UMC Utrecht begin building sophisticated x-ray

The UMC Utrecht have begun constructing a new kind of sophisticated x-ray machine. The initiative is supported by Elekta and Royal Philips and uses MRI...

Successful skull operation using 3D printing technology

The UMC Utrecht has successfully replaced a complete skull in one of their patients. The operation is the first of its kind using a skull...

People with schizophrenia have difficulty imitating others

Katharine Thakkar, a postdoctoral student from the University Medical Center in Utrecht, has discovered that people with schizophrenia have a hard time imitating others. When...

UMC Utrecht experiments further with 3D tissue printing

The UMC (University Medical Center) Utrecht are carrying out experiments with a new method of 3D tissue printing that makes it possible to speed...

Could mealworm protein consumption trigger allergic reactions?

Protein derived from mealworms - larvae of the mealworm beetle - are becoming a genuine source to fulfilling the basic daily protein requirements of...

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The age of dragons and georeferencing

This article is about georeferencing old maps which allows to compare them to new ones. Georeferencing is conducted by Utrecht University and is an interactive method which gives access to the old and new maps of the university library's collection.

The witch weighing house near Utrecht

In Oudewater near Utrecht, there still stands a weighing house. In the 16th century this weighing house produced not-a-witch certificates.

Coronavirus cases rising in Utrecht: All you need to know

The graph of coronavirus cases in the Netherlands is going up at a very fast rate. According to the latest data released...

Beer and Bitterballen

Dutch cuisine is not really the most mouth-watering in the world. But the beer-bitterballen combination is a delicious exception