Swiss Empa: New clues to the development of Parkinson’s disease – Copper leads to protein aggregation

  By guest author Andrea Six from Swiss Empa. Copper exposure in the environment and the protein alpha-synuclein in the human brain could play an important role in the pathogenesis of Parkinson’s disease. A team from Empa and the University of Limerick was able to show how the protein takes on an unusual shape when … More Swiss Empa: New clues to the development of Parkinson’s disease – Copper leads to protein aggregation

Renault 5 Diamant, an electric show-car developed with Pierre Gonalons for the model’s 50th anniversary

Renault teamed up with French designer Pierre Gonalons to reinvent the iconic model. The result of this co-creation is Renault 5 Diamant, an electric show-car intertwining the interior design and automotive universes. 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of one the brand’s icons, Renault 5. True symbol of the pop-culture, mor e than 5 million units … More Renault 5 Diamant, an electric show-car developed with Pierre Gonalons for the model’s 50th anniversary

Top 10 growing EU occupations between Q1 2021 and Q1 2022

Between the first quarter of 2021 and the same quarter of 2022, the occupation (according to ISCO) that saw the sharpest percentage increase in the number of employed people in the EU was food preparation assistants, with a 25.1 % rise, jumping from almost 1.1 to almost 1.4 million people. The second-largest increase, 15.6%, was … More Top 10 growing EU occupations between Q1 2021 and Q1 2022

Groz-Beckert: This July our Academy Mobile will host the seminar “Productivity in sock production”

In contrast to the course “Basics of legwear”, we will now go deeper into the details of legwear production. This online seminar will be the first of a series of advanced events of legwear. In this online seminar we will talk about efficiency in sock production and give an overview of factors that can have … More Groz-Beckert: This July our Academy Mobile will host the seminar “Productivity in sock production”

Circular Food Solutions Switzerland: a circular economy solution for the Swiss plant-based meat market

Bühler AG and CN & Partners AG today announce their joint venture to create Circular Food Solutions Switzerland AG, a new company which will produce a Swiss meat alternative based on upcycled spent grain from Switzerland. A true upcycling solution, produced locally, the product is rich in protein and fibers, and has a low environmental … More Circular Food Solutions Switzerland: a circular economy solution for the Swiss plant-based meat market