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Castlewood Hotels & Resorts takes over Hotel Royal in Lucerne

Lucerne/Beckenried - Castlewood Hotels & Resorts AG is opening the Hotel Royal in Lucerne. The company from the canton of Nidwalden has exclusively operated castle and country hotels in Germany to date. Hotel Royal was built in the art nouveau style in 1910 and is now also a member of the Swiss Hospitality Collection.


HSLU opens microbiology analysis lab in Hergiswil

Hergiswil/Lucerne - Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) has opened a microbiology analysis laboratory in Hergiswil. This will allow interdisciplinary research on germ contamination in air, water and on surfaces to be conducted. The current focus is on air disinfection and combating legionella.


Cerefort appoints Christine Lang to Scientific Advisory Board

Fürigen - Christine Lang is set to take a seat on the Scientific Advisory Board of the beverage company Cerefort. The German microbiologist is on the board of Belano Medical AG, where she is responsible for coordinating research and development activities.

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