STEM News

Thursday, May 9, 2019

The ability to anticipate the future is key to the survival of all living things. Like humans, worms are capable of forming associative memories.

Sunday, May 5, 2019

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.

Saturday, May 4, 2019

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.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Discovery may pave the way to creating entire human embryos out of human skin cells, without sperm or eggs, says head of study.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

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.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A drug targeting the enzyme DHODH could correct the abnormal set point of the ‘thermostat’ in the brain cells of epileptic patients.

Sunday, April 28, 2019

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.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Hebrew University researchers create decoys that block RNA-binding proteins from spreading cancer.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

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.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Meet Zuckerman STEM scholar, Lucien Weiss, graduate of Harvard and Stanford who is now working on his third degree at the Technion.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

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.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Researchers are developing complex and precise artificial tissues that can be better integrated into target organs.

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Could we ever create unhackable computers beyond the reach of criminals and spies? Ben-Gurion University researchers are coming up with some interesting solutions.

Friday, April 5, 2019

What happens when a mechanism meant to protect the cell gets exploited by bad-mannered viruses?

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