University of Zurich

University of Zurich
Zurich, Zurich region
Web: University of Zurich external link
Location: Zurich
Affiliation : swissuniversities
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  • UniversitätsSpital Zürich


Rapid environmental change makes species more vulnerable to extinction

Environment Oct 18
When species interact with each other, they do not evolve separately, but do so together. This process is called coevolution. Natural selection favors predators that are better at capturing prey, and it favors prey with better defenses for escaping predators.
Life Sciences Oct 9

The female brain reacts more strongly to prosocial behavior

Life Sciences

Behavioral experiments have shown that when women share a sum of money more generously than men. To gain a more in-depth understanding of this behavior, neuroscientists from the Department of Economics looked at the areas of the brain that are active when decisions of this kind are made.

Computer Science Sep 20

Drones can almost see in the dark

A conventional camera and an event camera (on the right) picture the same building. The latter reports changes in brightness for each pixel.

Medicine Sep 7

Trigger for Fatty Liver in Obesity


In Switzerland, about every tenth adult suffers from morbid obesity. Such corpulence can not only lead to diabetes or cardiovascular disease, but also to fat accumulation in the liver.

Medicine Sep 27

Emerging infectious disease threatens Darwin’s frog with extinction


The Darwin's frog ( Rhinoderma darwinii ) is the latest amphibian species to face extinction due to the global chytridiomycosis pandemic, according to an international study published today in the

Medicine Sep 11

How Liver Cancer Develops


Liver cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer-related death and represents the fastest rising cancer worldwide.

Life Sciences Sep 5

First Detailed Decoding of Complex Finger Millet Genome

Life Sciences

For many poor farmers in India and Africa, finger millet is a major staple food. The crop species is not only a rich source of minerals like calcium, iron, magnesium and zinc, and it contains many vitamins and essential amino acids.

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