The whiff of illness

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Renato Zenobi (left) and Malcom Kohler (middle) show UZH President Michael Hengartner the ionization chamber used for the chemical analysis of the exhaled breath. (Image: Thomas Gull)

Our breath tells us if we are ill or healthy. UZH and ETH Researchers have developed a cutting-edge method for diagnosing illness by analysing the exhaled breath. The UZH Foundation is now searching for funding in order to support this promising project.

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