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.
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.
“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.