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Rare proteins collapse earlier

Some organisms are able to survive in hot springs, while others can only live at mild temperatures because their proteins aren’t able to withstand such extreme heat. ETH researchers investigated these differences and showed that often only a few key proteins determine the life and heat-induced death of a cell. Read more 


New chair of genome biology

For the first time ETH Zurich is inviting applications for a chair in Genome Biology. This was made possible by donations from the NOMIS and the Lotte and Adolf Hotz-Sprenger Foundations. Read more 


Lelio Orci Prize awarded to Markus Aebi

During the "Life Sciences Switzerland" Annual Meeting 2017 that took place from 2 to 3 February on the University of Zurich's Irchel Campus, the Lelio Orci Award was given to Markus Aebi, professor at the Institute of Microbiology of ETH Zurich. Read more 

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