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Prix Schläfli

The Prix Schläfli of the Swiss Academy of Sciences awards each year the best PhD theses in the Natural Sciences. It is one of the oldest prizes in Switzerland, established in 1866. We present here biologists who won the prize in the last years.

Prix Schläfli 2018 Biologie: Hester Sheehan
Prix Schläfli 2018 in Biology: Hester Sheehan

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Trophée Prix Schläfli Biologie Gregor Weiss
Trophée Prix Schläfli Biologie Gregor WeissImage: Gregor Weiss
Plume Grand Duc - Prix Schläfli
Plume Grand Duc - Prix SchläfliImage: Caspar Klein

Detailed information on nomination and selection of Prix Schläfli awardees is available on this website.