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Antibiotic side effects explained

Scientists at EPFL have uncovered the molecular basis behind some of the neurological side effects of sulfonamide antibiotics, providing doctors with possible means to minimize them in patients.

Call for screening proposals

After project evaluation by the ACCESS steering committee, the management board of the NCCR will sponsor the selected projects entering the platform.


DebioPharm Life Sciences Awards

Debiopharm Group grants each year the Debiopharm Group Life Sciences Award, organised in collaboration with the EPFL to encourage excellence amongst researchers in life sciences.

A protein’s life

Suliana Manley and Kai Johnsson team up to develop a near infrared biocompatible fluorophore to visualize proteins inside live cells.

Karl Gademann

Gademann becomes Dean of Research

The Faculty of Science at the University of Basel has chosen its new Dean NCCR Chemical Biology researcher Karl Gademann.

Geneva Business School seeks real-life experiences

The NCCR Chemical Biology and the Geneva Business School (GBS) are looking forward to longterm collaboration regarding commercial and financial advice to all technical business matters that can contribute to the realization of a scientist entrepreneur’s project.