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Scientist secures place in Periodic Table of Younger Chemists
Sammy Verbruggen (UAntwerp) awarded a place in select group of promising young chemists.
Plasma to help make chemistry sustainable
Annemie Bogaerts (UAntwerp) and European colleagues receive prestigious ERC Synergy grant.
Spaceflight has impact on cosmonauts' brains
A trip into space impacts the brain of a space traveller, according to new international research, led by the University of Antwerp.
Fish that are thrown back ingest less food
Holes in fishes' jaws caused by fishing hooks reduces their suction power, making it more difficult for them to ingest food.
Komida restaurants get bigger and greener
Past Summer the University of Antwerp invested heavily in student restaurants capacity.
Cooking shows can encourage healthy eating behaviour
Scientists at KU Leuven and UAntwerp conducting research into children's cooking shows.
UAntwerp to teach international students how to cycle safely
Cycling is not straightforward for everyone. That's why UAntwerp is teaching international students how to cycle safely on 19 September.
Spin-off Aloxy raises €2M to launch its IoT solution
Aloxy, a spin-off of imec and the University of Antwerp, that develops plug-andplay Internet of Things technology for the process and chemical industry, closes its Series A funding.
New technology improves diagnosis after brain scan
University of Antwerp leading major European project to increase MRI scan efficiency.
Whole world represented at summer university
Antwerp Summer University welcomes more than 400 participants taking a range of intensive courses
"Small lizards more likely to survive hurricanes"
Anthony Herrel (UAntwerp) studied a population of lizards before and after the passage of two hurricanes.
Spin-off Hysopt raises 1.9 million euros in capital increase
Hysopt, an Antwerp start-up and spin-off of the University of Antwerp, has strengthened its capital position.
World's first animals caused global warming
The evolution of Earth's first animals more than 500 million years ago caused global warming, new research from UAntwerp and other universities shows.
Artificial intelligence reveals authors of anonymous 19th-century texts on evolution
With the help of modern AI software, Koen Tanghe (UGent) and Mike Kestemont (UAntwerpen) have revealed the authors of two early papers on evolution.
Body armour guards against dehydration, not just predators
Research by Chris Broeckhoven (UAntwerp) reveals function of lizards' scales.
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