Life Sciences Oct 25
Life Sciences
Targeted iron supplements in biscuits can achieve a striking reduction in the level of lead in children's blood in regions with high exposure to this toxic heavy metal. This has been demonstrated for the first time by an ETH-led research group in a study of schoolchildren in Morocco.
Medicine Oct 24

The bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a life-threatening pathogen in hospitals. About ten percent of all nosocomial infections, in particular pneumonia, are caused by this pathogen.

Astronomy Oct 24

Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) Computer simulations by astrophysicists at the University of Bern of the formation of planets orbiting in the habita