Life Sciences Oct 20
Life Sciences
ETH scientists have constructed bacteria in which growth can be controlled fully automatically by a computer. The interface between computer and bacteria is based on red and green light. The approach could help to optimise the biotechnological production of molecules.
Medicine Oct 19

Researchers are working on a new strategy to combat one of the most severe forms of muscular dystrophy.

Environment Oct 19

Wood has a largely favourable environmental effect. A study of the National Research Programme "Resource Wood" recommends using wood more widely as a source of energy and as a building material.