What does CERN have to do with 3D colour x-rays and 19 th century paintings? Join experts from the CERN Knowledge Transfer Group on 14-15 September at the CERN Open Days, and learn more about the real-life applications of CERN’s highly advanced technology and scientific...Read more ›
The technologies and scientific advances behind high-energy physics - through developments in accelerators, detectors and computing - have historically contributed to the field of medical and biomedical technologies.
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On 20 June, a group of experts from CERN and Geneva University Hospital (HUG) came together at the hospital premises to explore how Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) developed at CERN could contribute solving the future technological needs of the hospital. The...Read more ›
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has published the 12th edition of its Global Innovation Index. This year’s report, published on 24 July in India, is centred on medical innovation. CERN contributed a chapter entitled ‘How Particle Physics Research at CERN...Read more ›
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