Horizontal living – BAD Award

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Vera and Patrick Schrauwen are the winners of the BAD Award with artist Yiyun Chen. BAD stands for Bio Art & Design, and is an initiative to create collaboration between artists and scientists. The project is called “horizontal living” and aims to raise awareness for the potential negative health effects that physical inactivity has, and for the factors – such as cold exposure, exercise, di...
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Review on molecular imaging of postprandial metabolism.

Review published by Vera Schrauwen-Hinderling in the Journal of Applied Physiology, 'Molecular Imaging of Postprandial Metabolism'. The review describes some recent advances, with particular focus on glucose and fatty acid metabolism in postprandial state, and discusses current gaps in knowledge and new perspectives of application of PET and MRI/MRS for the investigation and treatment of human met...
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Vera Schrauwen wins Vidi research grant

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Vera Schrauwen was awarded a competitive Vidi grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). Her project is titled 'A snapshot of human metabolism: novel non-invasive information by Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy' and proposes to  develop new Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy methods to gain novel non-invasive information on metabolic health, and advance translational research...
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Join us to support Diabetes research: DiaBeatit Run fundraiser 15 June 2017

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Mark your calendars and buy a ticket to support our team! For the fifth year in a row DMRG will participate in the DiaBeatIt Run: a double marathon from Rotterdam to Amsterdam, including the 589 stair steps of the ‘Euromast’, to raise money for the Dutch Diabetes Foundation. This year our fundraiser will be held at the UM Sports Café on Thursday, 15 June, from 17.00. Lots of exciting prizes to win...
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