Latest Zurich Stories

2011-02-27 23:59:00

ZURICH, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - European Study is First Clinical Assessment of Kuros' Proprietary Synthetic Technology Kuros Biosurgery AG, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactive-biomaterial combination products for trauma, wound and spinal indications, announced today that it has treated the first patient in a pilot clinical trial investigating the safety and efficacy of KUR-023, its novel dural sealant product candidate....

2011-02-27 00:01:41

Arktis appoints former InVision CEO Sergio Magistri to the board and closes round of financing Arktis Radiation Detectors Ltd, an award winning start-up from the leading Swiss technical university ETH Zurich, appointed Sergio Magistri, former president and CEO of InVision Technologies, to its board of directors.

2011-02-08 00:00:00

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2011-01-28 02:00:00

FRANKFURT, Germany, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on Data Privacy Day, a major research initiative was announced to pilot cryptographic technologies that enable European citizens to better protect their privacy and identities.

2011-01-26 04:35:04

Singapore-Swiss-American partnership that spans three continents will revolutionise human communication in the 21st centurySingapore, Jan 26, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Need to have a conference with others thousands of kilometres away? A glass-walled room lets all parties interact as if you were all together at one location.Can't be physically present for a meeting? Send your avatar which will take on your appearance as well as gestures and even give you a report of the meeting at the end.

2010-11-30 12:23:00

CRAWLEY, England, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- David Beckham joined hundreds of football fans in adding his signature to the official British Airways aircraft, carrying England's hopes to Zurich.

2010-11-17 04:28:00

KILCHBERG, near ZURICH, Switzerland, November 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday evening the Lindt & Sprungli Chocolate Factory was the setting for a spectacular light show.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.