UniversitÓ della Svizzera italiana

UniversitÓ della Svizzera italiana
Via Giuseppe Buffi 13, 6900 Lugano
UniversitÓ della Svizzera italiana  
Location: Lugano
Affiliation: swissuniversities
Pharmacology - Aug 5
At the Institute of Oncology Research (IOR, affiliated to USI), researchers have discovered two molecules, so far known in the field of treatments against Ewing's sarcoma, which have strong antilymphoma activity, thus proposing clinical studies on patients. The study has been published in the scientific journal Clinical Cancer Research .
Health - Jul 24

The consortium formed by the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB, affiliated to USI UniversitÓ della Svizzera italiana), G ain Therapeutics SA, a Swiss biotechnology company, and Neuro-Sys S

Career - Jun 13

The Fabula team at Twitter UK office. Left to right: Michael Bronstein, Fabrizio Frasca, Emanuele Rossi, Davide Eynard, Federico Monti, Damon Mannion (image: Stacey Conti).

Business - May 27

The insurance sector today is facing a number of challenges, in terms of regulation and risk management of investment portfolios.

Social Sciences - Jun 17
Social Sciences

A fMRI study shows the effect of social support on the social exclusion experience. Social belonging is a fundamental need for the life of human beings.

Health - Jun 11

Proteins in cells are subject to various chemical modifications that regulate their activity. One common modification consists in the attachment of ubiquitin molecules through a cascade of enzymes. Genetic defects in this ubiquitin cascade are the cause of many acquired and hereditary diseases, including neurodegenerative, immune and tumour disorders.

Health - May 27

The State Council of the Canton of Ticino recently approved the association of the Fondazione Sasso Corbaro to UniversitÓ della Svizzera italiana. The Foundation, which aims to promote training, research and expertise in the field of medical humanities, will thus be able to develop - within a solid institutional framework - valuable synergies with USI in various fields.

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