12 November 2018
Brain damage already visible in early stage of diabetes
People with prediabetes already demonstrate subtle damage to the white matter in their brain, which can eventually result in deteriorating cognitive performance. Prediabetes is an early stage of type 2 diabetes. In this phase, a change in lifestyle can still have a positive effect and can prevent...
23 February 2018
New methods of diagnosing and treating hepatitis
Researchers at Maastricht UMC+ have discovered two methods of treating hepatitis. The research group also developed a new method of diagnosing inflammation of the liver, namely by means of a simple blood test. As a member of the research group led by Professor Ronit Shiri-Sverdlov, Dr Tom Houben...