08.12.16A highly innovative mechanical clock invented, designed and set in motion by EPFL will soon be installed in the Neuchâtel city hall. This prototype is equipped with a new type of oscillator, marking a major conceptual shift in the long history of mechanical timekeeping.
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07.12.16A protein that stays attached on chromosomes during cell division plays a critical role in determining the type of cell that stem cells can become. The discovery, made by EPFL scientists, has significant implications for stem cell biology and their use in medicine.
06.12.16EPFL has signed an agreement in principle with the Canton of Valais, as the school's expansion in that canton moves into its second phase. The city of Sion will host a new cutting-edge research center in the science and technology of alpine and extreme environments. EPFL will finance a total of five or six more chairs than initially planned. The partners will also expand the rehabilitation and…
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