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Economics / Business - Innovation - 07.08.2018

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 18.07.2018
Novartis delivers solid growth in second quarter and continues transformation to a focused medicines company
Net sales grew 5% (cc , +7% USD) mainly driven by: Cosentyx grew to USD 701 million, (+40% cc) with strong growth in all indications in the US and EU Entresto sales more than doubled to USD 239 millio

Economics / Business - 12.07.2018
When is the best time of day for executives to work on strategic tasks?
When is the best time of day for executives to work on strategic tasks? Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL While studies have shown how our biological clock and the time of day can affect the mood of Twitter users or the performance of doctors and judges, how does it work with executives' How might their choice of timing affect the company when it comes to communicating strategic information? Find out in the first research of its kind, conducted by Prof. Elizabeth Demers.

Economics / Business - 12.07.2018
Predicting demographic trends more accurately - News
Predicting demographic trends more accurately Insights from research at HEC Lausanne-UNIL Understanding demographic trends is essential for political decision-makers and numerous organizations, such as pension funds. While previous studies have been able to show the impact of causes of death on life expectancy, the research carried out by Professor Séverine Arnold and her co-authors take the analysis a step further.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.07.2018
«Smart» polymers transform electrical
CTsystems, a spin-off of Empa, and Daetwyler, the Swiss specialist for sealing solutions, partner up to market and industrialize polymer transducer technology. CTsystems has already presented the first prototype of electromechanical polymer converters in stack construction: As an actuator, this converts electrical energy into mechanical work with an «integrated» sensor function.

Economics / Business - Environment - 05.07.2018
Securing Switzerland's living and economic environment: PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards
Securing Switzerland's living and economic environment: PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards PLANAT updates strategy on natural hazards Bern, 05.07.2018 - The Federal Council h

Economics / Business - 28.06.2018

Environment - Economics / Business - 25.06.2018
Lessons about a future warmer world using data from the past
Lessons about a future warmer world using data from the past
Selected intervals in the past that were as warm or warmer than today can help us understand what the Earth may be like under future global warming. A latest assessment of past warm periods, published by an international team of 59 scientists from 17 nations, shows that in response to the warming ecosystems and climate zones will spatially shift and on millennial time scales ice sheets will substantially shrink.

Economics / Business - 18.06.2018
The role of middle management in strategy: Prof. Castańer contributes to the first research handbook on the topic - News
A new flagship work in the literature on management and strategy, the "Handbook of Middle Management Strategy Process Research", published by Edward Elgar Publishing, sets out the views of Prof&perio

Innovation - Economics / Business - 04.06.2018

Economics / Business - Pharmacology - 16.05.2018

Economics / Business - 17.04.2018

Event - Economics / Business - 12.04.2018

Health - Economics / Business - 06.04.2018

Economics / Business - 22.02.2018

Health - Economics / Business - 22.02.2018
Family Larsson-Rosenquist Foundation to Finance New Center for Research into Long-Term Effects of Breastfeeding
What are the reasons a mother does or does not breastfeed? What effect does the decision have on the child, the mother, and society? Although there is a lot of scientific evidence for the health benef

Economics / Business - 22.02.2018
Empa presents
Empa presents "gas station of the
What could a "gas station of the future" look like? What services does it offer? Which fuels can be refueled there and where do they come from? Possible answers to these questions can be found at the stand of the of Swiss Oil Industry Association (Erdöl-Vereinigung) at the Geneva Motor Show.

Health - Economics / Business - 08.02.2018

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 24.01.2018
Novartis delivered good operational performance and landmark innovation in 2017, entering our next growth phase
Full year sales grew 2% (cc, +1% USD) as strong performance of our growth drivers, including Cosentyx and Entresto , more than offset Gleevec/Glivec generic erosion: Cosentyx grew to USD 2.1 bi

Economics / Business - Pharmacology - 11.01.2018

Health - Economics / Business - 10.01.2018
Roche commences tender offer for all shares of Ignyta, Inc. for US$ 27.00 per share in cash
Roche today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Ignyta, Inc.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 19.12.2017
Teams up with partner organizations to build "digital trust"
EPFL President Martin Vetterli has today unveiled plans to create the EPFL Center for Digital Trust.

Economics / Business - 15.12.2017

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 14.12.2017

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.12.2017

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.12.2017

Innovation - Economics / Business - 11.12.2017
«Smart» polymers transform electrical
CTsystems, a spin-off of Empa, and Daetwyler, the Swiss specialist for sealing solutions, partner up to market and industrialize polymer transducer technology. CTsystems has already presented the first prototype of electromechanical polymer converters in stack construction: As an actuator, this converts electrical energy into mechanical work with an «integrated» sensor function.

Environment - Economics / Business - 27.11.2017
Switzerland’s international environmental performance review: mixed results
Bern, 27.11.2017 - The OECD's 3rd Environmental Performance Review of Switzerland shows that despite progress, Switzerland still has a very high environmental impact.

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 24.10.2017
Novartis delivered growth on top and bottom line in all divisions in Q3
Net sales grew 2% (cc , +2% USD), with growth in all divisions: Cosentyx (USD 556 million, +83% cc) showed strong growth across all indications Entresto (USD 128 million, +138% cc) grew driven by imp

Environment - Economics / Business - 23.10.2017
First step towards climate-aligned financial flows
Bern, 23.10.2017 - In the context of the Paris Agreement, Swiss pension funds and insurance companies were invited by the Federal Office for the Environment FOEN and the State Secretariat for International Financial SIF to test the climate compatibility of their portfolios.

Economics / Business - 10.10.2017