In the latest call for proposals of the European Research Council (ERC), two projects of ETH Zurich were awarded with the prestigious ERC Advanced Grant. One of the awardees is Prof. Jean- Christophe Leroux. For his project in the field of gene therapy, he will receive 2.58 million Swiss francs. In his ERC project, Leroux aims at finding ways to suppress cellular defence systems.
Céline Wittwer, SCS