How The Coronavirus Can Benefit From The New Testing Strateg …

First the tracing, now the tests: the logistics system is increasingly groaning under the rapid growth of the epidemic. This also happened during the first wave, when the unprepared logistics fell short, so that only a lockdown could slow down the virus. Are we going that way again? A major breach in our line of […]

Bert Van den Bogerd wins Flemish PhD Cup with research into …

Foto: Kevin Faingnaert / PhD Cup Bert Van den Bogerd (28) was crowned the winner of the fifth edition of the Flemish PhD Cup on Tuesday evening. The eight finalists were each given three minutes in the Depot in Leuven to unveil their years of research. “It is unbelievable”, responded Van den Bogerd. In addition […]

Queen Mathilde visits test subjects in Antwerp vaccination …

Inès Verboven from Hoboken is given a second injection, while the queen watches. — © UAntwerpen Yesterday, Queen Mathilde visited Professor Pierre Van Damme’s vaccination center at the University of Antwerp. She spoke with the scientists for a long time and had words of encouragement for the volunteers who are testing corona vaccines, including that […]

UGent, UAntwerpen and UHasselt start up in code orange

The educational activities at the University of Ghent, Antwerp and Hasselt will not start this academic year in code yellow, but in code orange. The change means, among other things, that the capacity in the auditoriums will drop from one in two to one in five. A few days before the start of the academic […]