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    14.12.17 — Laboratory of Computational Science and Modelling Researchers at the Laboratory of Computational Science and Modelling at EPFL have developed a machine-learning model that may greatly accelerate drug discovery by accurately predicting the interactions between a protein and a drug molecule using only a handful of reference experiments or simulations. The algorithm, which can also tackle materials science problems such as modelling the structure of silicon surfaces, promises to revolutionise materials and chemical modelling, and gives insight into the nature of intermolecular forces. Read the whole article
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    14.12.17 — Mediacom EPFL scientists have discovered that neutrophils, a type of immune cell, can actually help lung tumors grow. The work is published in Cell Reports, and has enormous implications for cancer immunotherapy. Read the whole article
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    14.12.17 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship Coorpacademy, a company active in e-learning and established on the campus, was invited to present itself to the students in Management, Technology and Entrepreneurship (MTE). Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory In the wake of the arrival of Uber, new business models are developed in Paris for taxis. Analysis by Guillaume Drevon, EPFL Urban Sociology Laboratory Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Urban Sociology Laboratory The Zurich tramway network has just grown. Emmanuel Ravalet of EPFL's Urban Sociology Laboratory assures that by traveling on the surface, the tram is better connected with the city than a metro. Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Mediacom Scientists see inside a sealed testament from the State Archives of Venice using EPFL technology – without breaking the wax seal­­ – and reveal the last wishes of a Venetian lady from the year 1351. Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — EPFL Publications Infoscience The EPFL Library has recently launched a new website providing EPFL research community with useful information and concrete tools to foster research data management practices: researchdata.epfl.ch. Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Chair for Green Economy and Resource Governance Prof. Bruno Oberle attended the Fifth Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) Annual Conference on the topic of Sustainable Infrastructure, as the plenary chair of regulation for sustainable infrastructure.  Read the whole article
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    13.12.17 — Library The EPFL Library has recently launched a new website providing EPFL research community with useful information and concrete tools to foster research data management practices: researchdata.epfl.ch. Read the whole article