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  1. 08/12/2016

    High Performance Graphene Photodetectors Set Speed Record

    Peer reviewed paper

    Graphene is an ideal material for optical communications systems. A new, waveguide-integrated photodetector from AMO, Germany sets a record high bandw…

    Graphene Flagship

  2. 08/12/2016



    Peer reviewed paper


    Osaka University

  3. 08/12/2016

    Schematic diagrams showing the roles of SNAP23 in pancreatic β cells.

    Role of Protein in Pancreatic Secretion Suggests Potential Method for Treating Diabetes

    Peer reviewed paper

    Movement of secretory molecules, such as hormones and digestive enzymes, out of the cell is known as exocytosis. This process is guided by SNARE prote…

    Osaka University

  4. 08/12/2016

    New tool to help predict dementia risk in older people

    A machine learning method analyzing large amounts of health information has potential in assessing the risk of cognitively healthy older people for la…

    IOS Press

  5. 08/12/2016

    2017 Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research awarded to Adrian Bird, Guido Kroemer and Laurence Zitvogel

    The 2017 Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research is being awarded to three researchers for their outstanding contributions to basic onco…

    Zurich, University of

  6. 08/12/2016

    Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Preis für Krebsforschung 2017 geht an Adrian Bird, Guido Kroemer und Laurence Zitvogel

    Drei Forschende werden für ihre hervorragenden Leistungen in der onkologischen Grundlagenforschung mit dem Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Preis für Krebs…

    Zurich, University of

Forthcoming events

  1. 08/12/2016

    New Scopus Journal Metrics Provide Free and Comprehensive Insight into Citation Impact for Academic Journals

    WHAT: Join the webinar where Dr. Lisa Colledge, Director of Research Metrics at Elsevier and expert in the use of research metrics, to get a pre-launc…

    « Elsevier »

  2. 07/12/2016 — 08/12/2016

    Leader of 1970 student occupation to be honoured by University

    Pete Cresswell, a former University of Liverpool student who was expelled for his part in a protest, and April Ashley, one of the first people in the…

    Liverpool, University of

  3. 05/12/2016 — 09/12/2016


    Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek hosts first workshop on axions as professor at Stockholm University

    Stockholm University and NORDITA host this week an international workshop on axions and dark matter. Axions are hypothetical particles proposed by Fra…

    Stockholm University

  4. 13/12/2016


    Going beyond 'context matters': Free Politics & Ideas/INASP webinar on 13 December

    It's widely recognized that context plays an important role in determining whether and how research is understood, approached, and used by policymaker…


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