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New insights into the processes that cause Parkinson's disease

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In a breakthrough for Parkinson’s disease, scientists at EPFL have reconstructed the process by which Lewy bodies form in the brain of patients. The study offers new insights into how Parkinson’s disease begins and evolves, and opens up a set of potential new treatment targets.


Sensory wanderings through the Rolex Learning Center #1/4


With: Cie Utilité Publique, Collège des Humanités EPFL
Place and room: Hall du Rolex Learning Center
Category: Cultural events

Specialized Master's Day 04.03.2020


Place and room: MED 0 94.22
Category: Conferences – Seminars

© Murielle Gerber

Journée internationale des femmes : Visons la lune !


Place and room: Forum Rolex RLC E1 240
Category: Conferences – Seminars

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Vue aérienne du campus lausannois


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