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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.
Personalities of men and women in leadership roles barely differ
UAntwerp and Hudson researched the personality profiles of more than 500 leaders.
Cohabitees more likely to separate
UAntwerp scientists carried out in-depth study of 'invisible wave of separations' and conclude: couples who do not marry tend to split up much more quickly.
GPs more cautious when prescribing antibiotics
New reimbursement rules make GPs more cautious when prescribing antibiotics. UAntwerp's iCAREdata project shows immediate impact of stricter conditions.
UAntwerp one of the Young Universities for the Future of Europe
Seven young research universities join forces following appeal from President Macron.
Researchers examine 'Sunflowers' by Van Gogh
Vincent Van Gogh used only two yellows to paint Sunflowers: a light-fast and a light-sensitive type.
Saving energy not only improves the climate
UAntwerp and partners analysed the multiple impacts of energy efficiency in the European Horizon 2020-project COMBI.
Spin-off Oxypoint successfully raises €3.8 million
The award-winning University of Antwerp spin-off, bringing innovation to the medical device market for oxygen therapy in hospitals, announced the closing of a €3.8 million financing round.
'The more time you spend on the road, the more air pollution you are exposed to'
Thirteenth Rudi Verheyen Award – worth 10 000 euros – goes to Evi Dons (UHasselt), who analysed individual exposure to air pollution.
Seamless communication soon possible even in crisis situations?
Flemish scientists win prestigious American cash prize.
"Young buds freeze out because of warming of the planet"
International team researches frost damage because of warming climate.
New technology automatically exposes German hate speech
University of Antwerp and University of Hildesheim create social media hate speech monitor.
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