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2 December 2021

Construction of the Vilnius University Research Center in the Santara Valley Begins

On 3 December (Friday) at 12.30 PM, the construction of a modern Research Center of Vilnius University Faculty of Medicine will officially begin with the symbolic capsule burial ceremony in...

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25 November 2021

Dr. Mantas Martišius: what are the conspiracy theories and how to recognize them?

Large flows of information, especially in the digital space during quarantine, provide access not only to relevant but also to unreliable information, which is often related to conspiracy theories. It...

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24 November 2021

VU Faculty of Medicine Launches Endowment Subfund: Donations to Be Invested, Returns to Be Used for Scholarships

The Faculty of Medicine of Vilnius University (VU) on the occasion of its 240th anniversary introduces the Endowment Subfund under the VU Foundation and invites the public, faculty partners and...

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19 November 2021

Best Authors of Master's Theses Awarded

Five authors who defended their theses at Vilnius University (VU) have been awarded in the competition for the best Master's thesis, organized by the Lithuanian Union of Young Scientists (LUYS)...

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18 November 2021

The Head of EMBL Visited Vilnius University to Discuss the Development of New Genome Editing Technologies and their Applications

Lithuania is becoming a country where scientists will not only further develop the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing tool discovered by Professor Virginijus Šikšnys, but also specialise in its application in many...

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15 November 2021

VU Team Wins a Gold Medal and Additional Prizes at an International Competition iGEM

The Vilnius-Lithuania iGEM team of students from Vilnius University (VU) took part in the International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition held in Paris on 4-14 November, and once again gained worldwide...

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