From Discovery to Patient

Responding to an unmet need, Wolfgang Knecht and Roland Martin founded the Therapy Development Accelerator (TDA) of the University of Zurich exactly three years ago to help researchers bridge the gap from academic discovery to […]


Translating academic discovery

Research results are not optimally translated into new medical therapies, despite the huge resources invested in biomedical research. The difficulties and potential remedies are illuminated in a new report of the Swiss Academy of Medical […]

Calls for Proposals

TDA supports ideas for new therapies

What if all academic researchers had the time, the money and the expertise to turn their promising discoveries into life-saving drugs? A new unit initiated by the University of Zurich, the Therapy Development Accelerator (TDA), […]


Translational medicine in Zurich

Life Science Zurich organizes “Translational Medicine in Zurich” on January 22, 2018. The event provides scientists from academia and industry with a platform to present their projects to potential collaboration partners and investors. Several ZNZ […]