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Press Release/ Medienmitteilung Universität Basel
Michael Hall awarded honorary doctorate from the University of Geneva The University of Geneva has awarded the biochemist Michael N. Hall, from the Biozentrum of the University of Basel, an honorary doctorate. With this distinction, the university...

ETH Zurich News Article / Artikel
ETH researchers have discovered a molecule in liver cells that controls the release of fat into the bloodstream. This "lock keeper" is present in large quantities in overweight people and leads indirectly to vascular narrowing.

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Medienmitteilung Universität Bern
Vier menschliche Coronaviren sind auf der ganzen Welt verbreitet und neben den bekannteren Rhinoviren verantwortlich für Erkältungen. Meist verlaufen diese Infektionen für den Menschen harmlos. Für eines der vier menschlichen Erkältungs-Coronaviren «HCoV-229E»...

Press Release / Medienmitteilung Universität Bern
The genetic code is believed to be strongly conserved through evolution – from the earliest bacteria until today. But researchers from the Institute of Cell Biology of the University of Bern have now found two ciliate species where nature probably...

The third edition of the NCCR RNA & Disease Newsletter -The Messenger has been published:

  • Editorial Thomas A. Cooper
  • Interview with Prof. Daniel Schümperli "The field has kept on providing surprises and interesting things that nobody ever believed possible"
  • Research highlights Major role for minor...

Medienmitteilung Universität Bern
Forschende der Universität Bern erklären die molekulare Wirkweise eines lebenswichtigen Regulators der Genexpression und erweitern damit das Verständnis zur Entstehung der Amyotrophen Lateralsklerose (ALS).

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The second edition of the NCCR RNA & Disease Newsletter -The Messenger has been published:

  • Editorial Witold Filipowicz
  • First Annual RNA & Disease Retreat Where NCCR scientists inspire each other
  • Met in Kandersteg: Robert J. Schneider "The deeper we dig, the more surprises we find."
  • Research...

Congratulations/Gratulation

Congratulations to the NCCR RNA & Disease Principal Investigators Prof. Marc Bühler and Prof. Mariusz Nowacki for being awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant.

Wir gratulieren den NCCR RNA & Disease Gruppenleitern Prof. Marc Bühler und Prof. Mariusz Nowacki zum ERC...

Press Release FMI Basel
A better knowledge of RNA metabolism is key to understanding how RNAs regulate development and differentiation, and how their malfunction leads to disease. A team led by Helge Grosshans of the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research (FMI) has now identified a ...

Press Release / Medienmitteilung ETH Zürich
It has long been known that the protein TOR – Target of Rapamycin – controls cell growth and is involved in the development of diseases such as cancer and diabetes. Through a collaborative effort scientists from the ETH Zürich and from the Biozentrum of...