Translational medicine

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 [...]

March 7, 2020

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 [...]

March 3, 2019

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 [...]

December 3, 2017

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 [...]

December 3, 2017