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.

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Identification of a new protein that regulates the circadian clock

Scientists of University of Fribourg identified Cycline-Dependent Kinase 5 (CDK5), a protein that regulates many brain functions, as molecular interactors of one of the most important regulators of our…

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A small victory in the battle against antibiotic-resistant bacteria

A team of researchers has succeeded in completely eradicating antibiotic-resistant bacteria in one patient by using bacteriophage viruses. This is a first in the fight against the scourge of antibiotic-resistant…

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Get Innovative! Launch Your Startup!

A workshop called "Business Ideas" will take place on November 14th 2019, where you can present your idea in 90 seconds, and you will get feedback the same day after the event. And: there is a prize to…

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