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17.01.2017

SSFC Young Scientist Award 2017

Cornelia Speich wins the Young Scientist Award 2017 from the Swiss Society for Food Chemistry for her Master thesis on iron fortification in rice. Read more 

08.01.2017

NZZ - Mensch & Medizin: Weniger nützt mehr

Bei Frauen ist Eisenmangel weit verbreitet. Doch Eisentabletten könnten seltener eingenommen werden als bis anhin gedacht. Read more 

29.12.2016

New Harvest Plus Grant Funding

The Laboratory of Human Nutrition has received funding from Harvest Plus to conduct a giant efficacy trial on high zinc rice. Read more 

23.12.2016

New CTI Project

The Laboratory of Human Nutrition has received CTI Grant Funding to work on novel iron compounds with improved bioavailability. Read more 

25.10.2016

New publication shows iron fortification reduces blood lead

A new paper from the Laboratory of Human Nutrition demonstrates that fortifying food with iron can reduce children’s blood lead levels in regions with high exposure to this toxic heavy metal. Read more 

01.09.2016

Diego Moretti wins the «Nestlé Schweiz Wissenschaftspreis»

For his work on optimizing human iron absorption of iron supplements, Diego Moretti won the Nestlé Switzerland Research Prize. Read more 

09.04.2016

Award for oral presentation at the EIC 2016

Nicole Stoffel wins an award for the best oral presentation at the European Iron Club Meeting 2016 in Innsbruck. Read more 

06.11.2015

When less is really more

The Laboratory of Human Nutrition is featured on an article by Peter Rüegg appeared on ETH News. The article, based on a recent publication by Moretti et al. published in Blood, explains the latest discoveries on the efficacy of therapeutic iron supplements in iron deficient women. Read more 

02.11.2015

Increasing vitamin D supplementation

The Laboratory of Human Nutrition is featured on an article by Peter Rüegg appeared on ETH News. The article, based on a recent publication by Schild et al. published in the Journal of Nutrition, explains why women should consume more vitamin D than previously recommended during the winter months. Read more 

18.09.2015

Laboratory of Human Nutrition Retreat September 2015

The Laboratory of Human Nutrition went on a four day retreat at the ETH Villa Garbald Conference Center in Castasegna in the Bergell valley in September 2015. Read more 

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