The new treatment “gets the immune troops ‘ready for combat,’ in both the brain and the rest of the body.”
“This unique configuration will help us answer some of the big questions in astrophysics,” said ULTRASAT principle investigator Prof. Eli Waxman of the Weizmann Institute.
By carrying out advanced experiments on neuronal cultures and large scale simulations, a group of scientists from Bar-Ilan University in Israel claims to have created a new type of ultra-fast artificial intelligence algorithm.
Researchers from Technion have managed to take control of a Siemens PLC, which is considered to be one of the safest controllers in the world.
New approach to deadly skin cancer has been effective in preventing and treating primary tumors in mice, study says.
Gamma-ray bursts are extremely energetic explosions that have been observed in distant galaxies. They are the brightest explosions in the universe.
Math model developed by Hebrew University team could pave the way for physicians to see beginnings of Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s.
Specific genes found to safeguard against infection as well as resuscitate infected cells, TAU researchers say.
Weizmann Institute team says early interactions between immune cells and bacteria determine the outcome of illnesses.
Over the past several years, researchers have noted that dozens of sharks have been flocking to the coast off of the northern Israeli city of Hadera during the winter months,
New chip device enables the detection of much smaller blood samples at a crime or accident scene.
Researchers at the Weizmann Institute revealed that the progression of an ALS-like disease in lab mice was slowed after the mice received certain strains of gut microbes or substances known to be secreted by these microbes.
Research team at the Technion–Israel Institute of Technology has developed an innovative, AI-based technology for monitoring obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
Israeli scientists use machine learning and big-data analysis to suggest best antibiotic for each patient based on a variety of factors.
Marine biologists from University of Haifa conduct research with hope of reducing micro plastics from water.
A new technique called Double-DIP deploys deep learning to polish images without prior training.
A team of researchers have developed a new process allowing chemical production with high-efficiency of human insulin and increasing its stability and its effect on the hormonal balance in the human body.
Designed for working dogs, the haptic vest may one day also help pet owners with speech impairments or dogs that are hard of hearing.
Researchers at BGU have developed a novel mechanism to regulate the human cell division process. The discovery could shed light on tumorigenic pathways and other diseases.
Novel material from Israel may prevent one of the costliest and most prevalent bacterial diseases in the world.
Ben-Gurion University will pursue joint research and development programs to advance quantum technology together with the Ministry of Defense, the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Navy.
Discovery at Tel Aviv University that cells in the nervous systems of worms do just this, may have major implications for our understanding of heredity and disease in humans.
Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University and Technion among world’s top 300 universities according to the latest prestigious QS Top Universities Rankings
Researchers at Ben-Gurion University and University of California, Davis are using artificial intelligence techniques to help identify cellular reactions that indicate how tomatoes and other crops handle different climate conditions.
Replicating organs or human tissues in a laboratory is slowly becoming more than a sci-fi dream thanks to the growing research field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
Findings by researchers at Bar-Ilan University could lead to tailored microbial interventions that reduce autoimmunity and additional stress-inducible illness.
“Size is not everything,” the journal said in a press release on Wednesday. “Some smaller institutes are punching above their weight.”
Reducing fat in the liver, rather than simply losing weight, is key to lowering health risks associated with obesity, say Israeli researchers.
Using stem cells and microfluidic chips, they fashion a functioning copy of a patient’s brain structure to tailor treatment.
Applied with a glue gun, the melted polymer works both externally and internally, and is nontoxic, flexible and biodegradable.
Researchers found that the onset of stress caused changes in the intestinal bacteria that, in turn, stimulated the activity of immune cells in a way that increased the likelihood that the body would attack itself.
A new approach to measuring electrons’ quantum states looks at the tail end of their escape.
“This is extremely important because we can now detect early stages of alpha-synuclein aggregation and monitor the effects of drugs on this aggregation,” said Dr. Dana Bar-On of Tel Aviv University.
Tel Aviv University researchers find mechanism in worms that, if it translates to humans, could imply brain activity also plays a role in what is transmitted to offspring.
Tel Aviv University and Haifa’s Technion–Israel Institute of Technology have been named among the 100 leading universities worldwide to be granted US patents for invention in 2018.
The number of sensory deprived patients and auditory deprived patients is expected to rise – it is crucial to develop efficient techniques for auditory recovery.
Computerized analysis of playing styles could assist music therapists.
A team of Israeli scientists is experimenting with changes in rainfall patterns to determine how native vegetation will adapt to new climatic conditions.
“I’m interested in learning whatever we can about real black holes and real gravity,” study author Jeff Steinhauer, physicist at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.
Manipulating an enzyme might be key to culturing cells for transplantation or other treatments.
Researchers at the Bio-Inspired and Medical Robots Lab at Ben Gurion University of the Negev, are building a miniature robot inspired by an inchworm.
MIT-Israel Zuckerman STEM Fund is calling for proposals for joint projects between MIT and Israeli university researchers in science, tech, math and engineering.
A new method of surface patterning may help create defect-free electronic channels.
Science continues finding evidence that the bacterial universe in our guts affects our overall health.
By implanting engineered tissue from stem cells taken from the gums, the Technion’s Prof. Shulamit Levenberg provides new hope for people with spinal column injuries.
The combination therapy, of two FDA approved drugs, protects the blood-brain-barrier and is aimed at preventing development of brain pathologies.
A group of scientists from Tel Aviv University and Stanford University cooperating on the Digital Living 2030 program is trying to prepare for all of the scenarios in the coming years that will challenge the way we live.
The ability to anticipate the future is key to the survival of all living things. Like humans, worms are capable of forming associative memories.
Researchers from Bar-Ilan University suggests that short exposure to the Marvel superhero movies featuring Spider-Man and Ant-Man can reduce arachnophobia symptoms by up to 20 percent.
A new treatment for prostate cancer in men who don’t want to undergo radical surgery because of the side effects has been developed by Israeli scientists.
Discovery may pave the way to creating entire human embryos out of human skin cells, without sperm or eggs, says head of study.
Researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science and The Hebrew University of Jerusalem have started to use magnets to crystallise chiral compounds out of solution and fully separate them.
A drug targeting the enzyme DHODH could correct the abnormal set point of the ‘thermostat’ in the brain cells of epileptic patients.
The center is expected to add significant value to tissue engineering research and will be open to all Technion scientists and researchers to lead the department into new areas.
Hebrew University researchers create decoys that block RNA-binding proteins from spreading cancer.
Cybersecurity researchers at Ben-Gurion University have found that hackers have the ability to access the 3D medical scans of patients and add or remove images of malignant tumors, placing patients at risk of misdiagnosis.
Meet Zuckerman STEM scholar, Lucien Weiss, graduate of Harvard and Stanford who is now working on his third degree at the Technion.
In 10 years, Prof. Tal Dvir of Tel Aviv University sees all organs being printed from the patient’s own tissue so that the body does not reject it, and rendering organ donors unnecessary.
Researchers are developing complex and precise artificial tissues that can be better integrated into target organs.
Could we ever create unhackable computers beyond the reach of criminals and spies? Ben-Gurion University researchers are coming up with some interesting solutions.
What happens when a mechanism meant to protect the cell gets exploited by bad-mannered viruses?
“In this day and age, international and interdisciplinary collaborations are vital to the future of science and engineering”.
New TAU research breaks with long-held principles used in developing radar technologies.
The study conducted by researchers at Bar-Ilan University is the first of its kind to examine the connection between children diagnosed with ADHD and prescribed MPH, and future dispensed prescriptions of antidepressants.