UMCG delegation visits Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia

From 24 to 27 November 2014, a delegation of researchers of the University Medical Center Groningen visits our Colombian partner Universidad de Antioquia (UdeA) in Medellín, Colombia. Representatives from the departments of Neurosciences, Biomedical Engineering/Medical Biology, and Gastroenterology & Hepatology meet with their counterparts at UdeA to discuss research collaboration.

The UMCG/University of Groningen and UdeA have developed close relations since 2010, leading to research collaboration in different areas, such as virology, epigenetics, and hepatology. The upcoming visit aims to strengthen existing relations, as well as to develop new cooperations in other areas.


The delegation consists of the following researchers:

  • Bart Eggen, Neurosciences (PubMed)
  • Klaas Nico Faber, Gastroenterology & Hepatology (PubMed)
  • Marco Harmsen, Medical Biology (PubMed)
  • Han Moshage, Gastroenterology & Hepatology (PubMed)


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