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Give fighters the freedom to control crises

To win a battle against a crisis, it is important that central command gives the fighters on the battlefield the freedom to control the crisis. A research group led by Prof. Zhihong Yang at the University…

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A synthetic plant hormone as a new strategy for the treatment of malignant tumours

Mesothelioma are tumours, which are mainly caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibres, and are as yet incurable. However, there is a molecule, which has a strong inhibiting effect on the growth of these…

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Nanomaterial analysis for consumer goods

Fribourg, January 23, 2020 - As of 2021, the food industry and cosmetics manufacturers will have to officially declare the presence of nanomaterials in any of their products sold in Switzerland. The Swiss…

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