Conferences - Seminars

  16:00-17:00 BCH 2218

Proteolysis-Targeting Chimera (PROTAC) technology hijacks the cellular quality control machinery to tag unwanted intracellular proteins for degradation. With better pharmaceutic properties than siRNA and CRISPR, PROTACs offer a potentially new therapeutic modality by degrading pathogenic proteins (i.e.,‘making the problem proteins go away’). Read more about "PROTAC-mediated Protein Degradation: The chemical equivalent of siRNA"
By Prof. Craig Crews, Yale University

Sporting events


On May 1st, the challenge Bike to Work 2018 begins for a new edition until June 30th. In 2017, 646 students and members of staff formed 191 teams and covered 189,000 km, the equivalent of traveling almost five times round the Earth. It is our turn to take up the challenge and break this record! ... Read more about "Bike to Work"


  GC B1 397

In the next weeks, the Interdisciplinary Laboratory of Performance-Integrated Design (LIPID) will run an experimental study on the perception of daylit spaces in immersive virtual reality at the EPFL campus. We are inviting you to participate in this study, which aims at understanding how different parameters influence perceptual impression of a daylit space in immersive ... Read more about "Experimental study in Virtual Reality"



The AIT programme aims to support scientists in transforming their high-level applied research into market application and discovering their entrepreneurial potential. By connecting scientists from top institutions in Switzerland and India, the program promotes an international network and enables access to one of the most promising markets and intellectual capitals in applied research. Open to ... Read more about "Academia-Industry Training India Camp 2018"