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The Medipix collaboration technology is finding its way into the cultural heritage field, where its used for art restoration and imaging.

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Recent Media Coverage of CERN's Knowledge Transfer Activities.

CERN invests one billion for modernisation | Tribune De Genève

(Switzerland / French) Sur cent francs dépensés chaque année par cette institution, huit vont à des...

Le CERN, un accelerateur pour l'emploi local | Le Pays Gessien

(France / French) Le CERN, un accelerateur pour l'emploi local.

InsightART's X-ray colour imaging of art | BBC Click

(United Kingdom / English) BBC Click on Fake Art – InsightART's X-ray colour imaging of art!

CERN Medicis Project | Knack

(Belgium / Flemish) CERN's Medicis project featured in article by Prof. Piet Van Duppen on applied...

CERN takes part in Polish science programme | Forsal PL

(Poland / Polish) CERN took part in Polish science programme aimed at combining science with...

Silicon pixel detectors enable helium-beam radiography | Medical Physics Web

(English) Silicon pixel detectors enable helium-beam radiography.

Isotopes for precision medicine | Medical Physics Web

(English) The CERN-MEDICIS facility has produced its first radioisotopes for medical research...

Precision medicine | CERN Courier

(English) CERN Knowledge Transfer activities within medical applications are featured in the CERN...

CERN hosts ESA for high-energy radiation experiments | European Space Agency

(English) An ESA-led group subjected components and space equipment to the most intense beam of...