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Professor Erik Meers (Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry and Applied Ecochemistry, Department of Agricultural Economics) met with European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen for a direct consultation on 'circular' economy.
The Persian dwarf snake is wrongly classified as one species, scientists say. New research shows it is composed of six different species, a finding which might be important for the conservation of the snake.
The start-up The Forge is now officially a spin-off of Ghent University. The company wants to stimulate the transfer of scientific knowledge about innovation to the business world.