In its research, the Biozentrum incorporates the benefits of being international, interdisciplinary and innovative along with having leading-edge technology and highly qualified and motivated employees.
The Biozentrum of the University of Basel is one of the worldwide leading institutes for molecular and biomedical basic research and teaching.
In the training of top qualified scientists for the future to work in universities, industry and the community, the Biozentrum emphasizes a strong research orientation and the close guidance of its students.
The Sinergia program of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) has approved this year the Biozentrum-housed research project entitled "Molecular underpinnings of age-related muscle loss". The project, funded with a total of 1.65 Million Swiss Francs for a period of three years, is led by Prof. Markus Rüegg and further includes the research...
The young scientist Dr. Kelly Clancy from the Biozentrum, University of Basel, has been awarded the prestigious and generously endowed "Branco Weiss Fellowship" of the ETH Zurich. Her research project "Elucidating the neuronal circuitry of volition" will receive funding of 100‘000 Swiss francs per year for the duration of up to five years.
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September 18th, 2015