Uncovering neurodegenerative insights through ethnic diversity

A global platform for research on neuroimaging of neurodegenerative diseases inclusive of populations from currently underrepresented regions.

South America update – Chile

The final destination of our South America trip was Chile. Read the full update here!

South America update – Bolivia

After an amazing time in Peru, we travelled to Bolivia for a couple of days. Read the full update about our visit in Bolivia here!

South America update – Peru part 2

In Arequipa, Peru, we had the wonderful opportunity to give an interactive workshop and discussion on brain image analysis at the Universidad Católica San Pablo. Read the full update here!

First week in South America

Only one week in South America and already so many interesting meetings with new collaborators! Read the full update here.

Nos vamos a América del Sur!

Exciting news! The UNITED Consortium team will be visiting Peru, Bolivia, and Chile from the end of February till April.

Tavia receives grant for women in science!

We can proudly announce that our chief of imaging, Tavia Evans, has received the Incentive Grant for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math 2021 from NWO (The Dutch Research Council).

Newsletter December

Webinar online, UNITED goes Spanish, new team members and a grant for our chief of imaging. Read our latest newsletter here!

UNITED goes Spanish!

Did you miss our online meeting with South America? Watch it here! We explain in Spanish who we are, what we do and what we can offer in terms of genetics and imaging.

Online meeting: Uniting UNITED with South America (December 8th)

Are you working with patients with neurodegenerative disorders​ in South America and do you want to contribute to the improved diagnosis, treatment, and eventually prevention of these disorders? Then join us on Wednesday December 8th!

Let’s MAMBO: Multivariate Analysis and Modelling of multiple Brain endOphenotypes

Our chief of statistical modeling Natalia Vilor-Tejedor recently published an interesting article in the Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal: Multivariate Analysis and Modelling of multiple Brain endOphenotypes, let’s MAMBO!

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The aim of the UNITED consortium is to be a global platform for research on neurodegeneration that is inclusive of populations from currently underrepresented countries, including South America, Africa and Asia. It’s abbreviation – UNITED – underlines our position in bridging a divided world.
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