Faculty of Science and Medicine

At the Faculty of Science and Medicine of the University of Fribourg, we teach the next generation of scientists and doctors, with a particular focus on life sciences, biomedicine, and nanomaterials. We train them to face the future challenges of our society.


Calls for better governance of climate engineering

The EPFL in its report for the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment called for a better governance of climate engineering technologies. Ivo Wallimann-Helmer comments.

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Predatory dinosaur Spinosaurus: Not just a pretty face

A primeval giant with a low, elongated skull? That doesn't quite correspond to our typical image of a predatory dinosaur. However, a preliminary examination of the inner structures of a Spinosaur skull…

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Using nanocarriers to beat bacterial resistance

A highlight of a publication by the Salentinig group in Diamond.

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