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05/02/2018

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NTP Press Conference: Draft Technical Reports of the National Toxicology Program’s Radiofrequency Radiation Studies in Rodents

The National Toxicology Program (NTP) announced the release of two draft technical reports of the results of studies of the health effects of exposure to radiofrequency (RF) radiation in rodents. The NTP held a telephone press conference on Friday, February 2, 2018 to summarize the findings in the reports and answer questions. At a peer review of the draft reports, scheduled for March 26 – 28, 2018, Niels Kuster and Myles Capstick of IT'IS will provide background information on the design and rationale of the exposure regime.

 
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31/01/2018

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Fake vs. Real – The Zurich43 Retreat 2018 at Pilatus Kulm

Zurich43's annual retreat, this year with the theme "Fake vs. Real", was held 29 – 30 January 2018 at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm. The two days were packed with presentations and discussions to dissect high-quality science, products, and services.

 
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24/01/2018

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Game On! Z43’s Annual Party, 2018 “The Next Level” Edition

The annual Zurich 43 party, this year with the gamer theme “The Next Level”, was held at Halle 622 in Zurich-Oerlikon on Friday 19 January 2018.

 

 
Faculty and Masters Students from the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences Visit Zurich43
17/01/2018

Faculty and Masters Students from the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences Visit Zurich43

Prof. Sven Hirsch of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) visited Zurich43 with students in the Life Sciences - Applied Computational Life Sciences (ACLS) Master's Program on the afternoon of Monday, January 15, 2018. The visitors were welcomed by IT'IS founding director Niels Kuster before being led as two groups on a tour Z43's research facilities by IT'IS associate director  Myles Capstick and Esra Neufeld, IT'IS Project Leader for Computational Life Sciences (CLS). The visit continued with presentations by Esra on the work of the IT'IS CLS group and by Manuel Murbach on MRI safety. It was a great opportunity for the students to experience firsthand a working research facility engaged on problems in their chosen field of study.

ZHAW – a leading university of applied sciences in Switzerland with locations in Winterthur, Zurich, and Wädenswil – offers science-based and practice-oriented degree programs, research, and continuing education. Prof. Hirsch, a long-time collaborator of  the IT'IS Foundation and partner in the AneuX research project, leads ZHAW's Biomedical Simulation research group.