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Award ceremony for the Prix Schläfli "Biology" 2020


13:50 - 14:20

The Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) has awarded the Prix Schläfli 2020 to the four most important insights gained by young researchers at Swiss universities. Alice Berhin has been awarded by the Prix Schläfli "Biology" 2020 for her discovery of a completely new structure of plant roots in her dissertation at the University of Lausanne – a 21st century sensation.

Alice Berhin, Prix Schläfli 2020
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  • Promotion of young talents