University of Basel

University of Basel
Petersplatz 1, 4001 Basel
University of Basel  
Location: Basel
Affiliation: swissuniversities
Related:

The University of Basel is a university which performs excellently in research and teaching. Founded in 1460, Switzerland’s oldest university has over 550 years of successful history.

As a university offering a wide range of quality education, it attracts students from Switzerland and all around the world and offers them excellent study conditions at undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level. Today, the University of Basel counts around 13,000 students coming from over one hundred nations.

#display_name

Life Sciences - May 14
Life Sciences
The relay station of the brain, the substantia nigra consists of different types of nerve cells and is responsible for controlling the execution of diverse movements. Researchers at the University of Basel's Biozentrum have now characterized two of these cell populations more precisely and has been able to assign an exact function to each of them.
Life Sciences - May 9
Life Sciences

The deep sea is home to fish species that can detect various wavelengths of light in near-total darkness.

Health - Apr 26
Health

Individualized nutrition not only causes hospital patients to consume more protein and calories, but also improves clinical treatment outcomes.

Health - Apr 9
Health

Animal-assisted therapy can foster social competence in patients with brain injuries and increase their emotional involvement during therapy.

Physics - Apr 29
Physics

The use of potassium bromide in the production of graphene on a copper surface can lead to better results.

Physics - Apr 25
Physics

For the first time, physicists at the University of Basel have succeeded in measuring the magnetic properties of atomically thin van der Waals materials on the nanoscale.

Life Sciences - Mar 28
Life Sciences

A research group has identified 30 genes associated with schizophrenia. The team was able to show which pathological changes in the brain and behavioral abnormalities are triggered by these genes.





website preview