A recently published study challenges the widely held notion of Learning Styles, where individuals are believed to have a preferred modality of learning, typically referring to visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learning styles. The study was conducted by a team of researchers from…
An innovative AI-powered platform has been developed by a team of researchers at Yale University (led by Professor of Epidemiology and Professor Emeritus of NKUA, Vasilis Vasiliou) in collaboration with the NKUA’s Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry (and more specifically Professor Nikolaos Thomaidis’s…
An all-important study on the treatment of stroke appeared in the prestigious journal The Lancet, co-authored by, among others, the faculty member at the NKUA’s School of Medicine, Associate Professor Panagiotis Papanagiotou of the 1st Department of Radiology (Aretaieio Hospital).
A new study has delved into the intriguing connection between handedness and stuttering, shedding light on this neurodevelopmental puzzle. The study, led by Dr. Marietta Papadatou-Pastou, Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, has recently been…
Professor of NKUA Vassilis Gorgoulis and his collaborators published on 5 October 2023 in the international and highly prestigious scientific journal Molecular Cell a pioneering research on the detection and isolation of senescent cells.
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is carrying out a training programme for primary teachers to prevent issues and promote mental health in children and their families.
Notably, the mechanisms involved in dyslexia development seem linked to a reduction in asymmetry, rather than a complete reversal. In other words, dyslexia was found not to be robustly linked with left-handedness, but with mixed-handedness.
The European Society of Paediatric Endocrinology (ΕSPE -https://www.eurospe.org/) awarded the Andrea Prader Prize 2023 to Professor of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) George Chrousos.
29 September has been designated as World Heart Day to highlight the vital role of the heart, the engine of life, and raise public awareness of cardiovascular health issues.
Professor of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the NKUA’s School of Medicine, Alexis Kelekis, was appointed President-elect of the Society of Interventional Oncology – SIO (https://www.sio-central.org/).