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Wyss Institute launches 'SLIPS' company

Developed at the Wyss Institute, an ultra-slippery coating that repels virtually all liquids and solids will be made available for a wide range of custom commercial applications through a newly formed private company


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From the Newsroom

  • Drug Discovery

    Computer model sets new precedent in drug discovery

    Wyss Institute researchers develop new computational model to precisely predict biologic drug behavior, enabling better therapeutic drug design while reducing undesirable side effectsRead More

  • Jennifer Lewis

    Foreign Policy  magazine names Jennifer Lewis a 2014 Global Thinker

    Lewis, a Wyss Core Faculty Member, is being honored in Washington, D.C., for the global impact that could result from her new 3D bioprinting methodRead More

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  • Dario Floreano

    Biomimetic Drones

    Dec 2, 2014

    Dario Floreano, Professor from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, will describe advancements in the development of drones that are capable of flying in confined spaces without use of GPS signal, which aim to achieve collision-free drones by means of insect-inspired sensors and controls.

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We've won a Webby Award!

Wyss Institute is a winner of the 2012 Webby Awards in the Science category.