Preview: Engineering protein nanopores to improve DNA sequencing

Engineering protein nanopores to improve DNA sequencing

VUB-research makes reading DNA faster and more accurate

Invisible light made tangible for the first time

Invisible light made tangible for the first time

Science publishes ground-breaking VUB/Harvard research

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VUB researcher develops new tool to tackle modern slavery

VUB researcher develops new tool to tackle modern slavery

Doctoral research clarifies scope of exploitation in human trafficking law

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Mathematicians of Vrije Universiteit Brussel design unique maths costume for Manneken Pis

Mathematicians of Vrije Universiteit Brussel design unique maths costume for Manneken Pis

“Manneken Pisthagoras” is a tribute to both maths and Brussels

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More green space in cities should be a priority

More green space in cities should be a priority

Results of international survey show attitudes towards urban green space during Covid-19 quarantine

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VUB research into nanoscale vibrations is pioneering for detection of living organisms, from fungi and bacteria to unknown lifeforms in space

VUB research into nanoscale vibrations is pioneering for detection of living organisms, from fungi and bacteria to unknown lifeforms in space

Optical nanomotion detection method published in Science Advances

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Caroline Pauwels receives honorary doctorate from ULB

Caroline Pauwels receives honorary doctorate from ULB

VUB rector praised for her deep social commitment

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Two VUB researchers win prestigious BiR&D Award

Two VUB researchers win prestigious BiR&D Award

Prizes for research into self-healing robots and megabodies by Seppe Terryn and Tomasz Uchanski

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COVID-19: Reshaping the future of ethnobiology research after the pandemic

COVID-19: Reshaping the future of ethnobiology research after the pandemic

Nature Plants publication on how COVID19 turned a research domain upside down

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Vrije Universiteit Brussel wants as much education as possible on campus and in the city

Vrije Universiteit Brussel wants as much education as possible on campus and in the city

New academic year: contact education is a priority for first-time students after coronavirus pandemic

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VUB research: International Covid guidelines for residential care centres overlook palliative care

VUB research: International Covid guidelines for residential care centres overlook palliative care

Barely a quarter have recommendations for end-of-life care, which are often too brief

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New VUB research measures parents’ childcare expectations in post-corona era

New VUB research measures parents’ childcare expectations in post-corona era

Results used for development of citizen childcare network and app

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Lower educated read more than higher educated

Lower educated read more than higher educated

VUB time study shows people spend up to two hours more a week reading during lockdown

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