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Calculating disease susceptibility

The question if an individual will suffer from relapsing major depressive disorder is not de-termined by accident. Neuroscientists from the Mercator Research Group "Structure of Memory" study the disease using computer-based models. Press Release

Islam: living together peacefully

In Pakistan, members of different subgroups of Islam fight against each other. In Germany, they live together peacefully. Because they have no time for conflicts, says Sajida Fazal, PhD student at the Center for Religious Studies. RUBIN article

Project against youth unemployment

Striving to make a contribution to the reduction of youth unemployment in Europe, work scientists at RUB and economy educationalists at University Duisburg-Essen have launched the project "Enterprise+". Press release


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