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Newsletter, 08.05.2021
3300 new research projects
3300 new research projects
In 2020, researchers submitted 8200 grant applications to the SNSF. 3300 of them were selected for funding in a competitive process. At short notice, the SNSF funded 73 projects on COVID-19.
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SNSF media training: sign up now!
SNSF media training: sign up now!
The SNSF media training courses help you to communicate your research results with greater precision and impact. There are still some free slots in May and June. All courses are taking place online for the time being.
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Where research meets the people
Where research meets the people
Following the 10th call for proposals for its Agora funding scheme, the SNSF has approved 18 new projects submitted by researchers aiming to share their research with the public.
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Novel antibiotic deceives bacteria
Novel antibiotic deceives bacteria
Darobactin kills almost all pathogens whose resistance to antibiotics cause problems. Its amazing mechanism of action has now been revealed.
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Veal calf-fattening: it can be done with fewer antibiotics
Veal calf-fattening: it can be done with fewer antibiotics
A new concept for fattening calves needs much less antibiotics than established methods - and is still economically attractive.
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Hibernation: an old story
Hibernation: an old story
The ability to hibernate is probably much older than previously thought, according to a study of fossilised rodent teeth.
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