Life Sciences and Facility Management
Study and research in Wädenswil: practical, creative, passionate and reflective. Our expertise in life sciences and facility management in the areas of the environment, food and health enables us to make a vital contribution to solving social challenges and improving quality of life.
More efficient tuberculosis diagnosis thanks to a simple breath test
Tuberculosis is the world's second deadliest infectious disease after Covid-19. To combat this disease effectively, the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for more efficient testing methods. A research team at the ZHAW, in collaboration with the startup Avelo and researchers from the University of Zurich, has received a grant of 380,000 Swiss francs from Innosuisse to…