Social Sciences and Psychology - Sport
Life Sciences - Jul 25
The neurotransmitter brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) acts in the muscle, so that during strength training endurance muscle fiber number is decreased. Researchers at the University of Basel's Biozentrum have more closely investigated this factor, from the group of myokines, and demonstrated that it is produced by the muscle and acts on both muscles and synapses.
Sport - May 28, 2018
The official ball for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia has received Empa's «OK» after numerous tests.
Sport - Nov 14, 2016
A new technology developed by PlayfulVision, an EPFL startup, records all aspects of sporting events for subsequent analysis in augmented reality.