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Fundraising event for HIV research

With the fundraising event MAFF, Ghent University and Ghent University Hospital want to stimulate HIV research. The event takes place on 28 November 2015, in the University Forum (Ufo).

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European sustainable economy with Ghent University expertise

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.

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Persian dwarf snake consists of six species, scientists discover

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.

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