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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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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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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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Emergency solution to shortage of ventilators for Covid-19 patients

Emergency solution to shortage of ventilators for Covid-19 patients

International working group led by VUB puts manual for building shared ventilators online

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VUB researchers go in search of medieval inhabitants of Ypres

VUB researchers go in search of medieval inhabitants of Ypres

Unique research into skeletons from the 13th century aims to determine health status, origin and lifestyle

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VUB puts AI up against COVID-19

VUB puts AI up against COVID-19

VUB Artificial Intelligence Lab demonstrates importance of artificial intelligence in the fight against epidemics

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More food for migratory birds in spring

More food for migratory birds in spring

VUB research shows that migratory birds on their way back to Europe can store up to seven times more energy reserves than in autumn, preparing them for the breeding season

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Three physicists from VUB leading in the physics efforts of the CMS experiment at CERN

Three physicists from VUB leading in the physics efforts of the CMS experiment at CERN

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New laser produces world’s first superchiral light

New laser produces world’s first superchiral light

Laser functions as an optical screwdriver for micro and nano equipment

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