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BEL – Bio Engineering Laboratory

BEL is rooted in Engineering and Physics and is performing interdisciplinary research and education relevant to biology and medicine. Our group has longstanding experience in the development of CMOS-technology-based (CMOS: Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor), integrated chemical and biomicrosystems, as well as bioelectronics and microelectrode arrays. Moreover, we are engaged in the development of microfluidics for investigating the characteristics of single cells and microtissues.

BEL News


BEL Spinoff MaxWell Biosystems cleared 3rd stage of "Venture Kick"

BEL spin-off company MaxWell Biosystems AG successfully cleared 3rd round of Venture Kick competition and received 100'000 CHF Read more 


BEL contributed to paper in "Nature Neuroscience"

BEL high-density microelectrode array technology was used to investigate retina-dependent and independent visual motion computations in the mouse cortex, as published recently in Nature Neuroscience Read more 


New multifunctional CMOS microelectrode array system published in *IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits"

New multi-functional microelectrode array system featuring 59’760 electrodes, 2048 electrophysiology channels, impedance and neurotransmitter measurement units, as well as stimulation units was published in IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits. Read more 

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