What’s Happening in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Genetic Testing On The Horizon

Monday, January 21, 2019

The findings could one day lead to significant improvements in genetic diagnostics and to the development of genetic therapies targeting hereditary deafness.

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Tel Aviv University-Led Team Discovers New Way Supermassive Black Holes Are 'Fed'

Saturday, January 19, 2019

These 'giant monsters' were observed suddenly devouring gas in their surroundings.

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BGU Researchers Discover Sense Of ‘Touch’ In Blood Cells

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Lymphocytes found to differentiate healthy cells from sick ones through chemical and mechanical reactions.

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Study Reveals Way To Activate Immune System Against Cancer

Monday, January 14, 2019

Researchers from Harvard University and Israel’s Bar-Ilan University have revealed a new mechanism for activating the immune system against cancer cells, a discovery that could...

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Pioneering Brain Study Reveals ‘Software’ Differences Between Humans And Monkeys

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Neuroscientists tracked the activity of single neuron deep in the brain and suggest the findings could explain humans’ intelligence — and susceptibility to psychiatric...

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7 Amazing Robots Based On Animals

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Forget robots that look like humans, the next generation of robots will be based on animals – from snakes to locusts and even a robotic octopus that can study the ocean floor.

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We Just Got Lab-Made Evidence Of Stephen Hawking's Greatest Prediction About Black Holes

Friday, January 11, 2019

Researchers from Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel report that they have created stimulated Hawking radiation.

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Biomarker Links Cancer To Problems With Human Genome

Thursday, January 10, 2019

A study conducted at Tel Aviv University (TAU) revealed that amounts of a certain protein can lead to instability of the human genome, and in turn show that certain DNA markers...

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New Protein That Could Greatly Aid Cancer Treatment

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered a protein that could significantly aid the treatment of cancer.

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Israelis Find Biochemical Pathway Underlying Anxiety

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

‘If we understand exactly how the circuitry that we’ve discovered controls anxiety, this may help develop new drugs to alleviate its symptoms’.

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Open-Source Microscope Targets Brain Imaging And Disease Diagnosis

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A team of researchers at Tel Aviv University in Israel has developed a new multiphoton microscopy tool, known as Pysight, for rapid 2D and 3D imaging of the brain and other...

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