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    22.03.11 — Research Office Projects Mercury is a direct and potent gamma-secretase inhibitor affecting Notch processing and development in Drosophila. Read the whole article
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    22.03.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship The "Entrepreneurship Research Journal" has just published its first issue with an article by Prof. Christopher Tucci, Ari Ginsberg and Iftekhar Hasan Read the whole article
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    22.03.11 — Mediacom The EPFL-WISH Foundation will award its Erna Hamburger Prize today, to acknowledge a distinguished career by a woman. The prize, which is being awarded for the sixth consecutive year, honors Ada Yonath – joint winner of the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 2009 – for her research into a key element of living things: the ribosome. Read the whole article
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    21.03.11 — Audiovisual Communications Laboratory Martin Vetterli receives the key to the faculty from the hands of Willi Zwaenepoel. Read the whole article
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    21.03.11 — Audiovisual Communications Laboratory Sensorscope in an article by magazine BILAN. Read the whole article
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    21.03.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship The newsletter, co-directed by Prof. Matthias Finger and in collaboration with TU Delft, has just published its new issue for 2011: Competition policy in network industries. Read the whole article
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    21.03.11 — Mediacom A new technology allowing for a detailed cartography of the fiber connections made in the brain is now available as an open source program. Read the whole article
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    18.03.11 — Signal Processing Laboratory 5  On March 1st, 2011, our colleague Dr Meritxell Bach Cuadra has been promoted to Senior Lecturer (Maître d’Enseignement et de Recherche) at the School of Medicine of the University of Lausanne. Congratulations Meri! Read the whole article
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    18.03.11 — IC | Computer and Communication Sciences At the 16th international conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS), held March 5-11, 2011 in Newport Beach, CA (USA), Vitaly Chipounov, Volodymyr Kuznetsov and George Candea from the Dependable Systems Lab in IC received the Best paper award for: "S2E: A Platform for In-Vivo Multi-Path Analysis of Software Systems". It is the first time that an EPFL laboratory receives the ASPLOS Best Paper award. ASPLOS is one of the highest ranked conferences in software systems in the world. Read the whole article
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    18.03.11 — SV | Life Sciences How is it possible that the gene activity in an entire organ is so precisely regulated when the individual cells and genes are doing their work so sloppily? In a joint collaboration published in the journal Science, a team of researchers led by Prof. Schibler at the University of Geneva and Felix Naef at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) were able to measure in real time how individual genes are transcribed from their DNA template in single cells derived from the mouse skin... Read the whole article