A research led by Prof. Alexander Binshtok uses cannabidiol to open a channel for drugs to target cancer cells only. This method can deliver chemotherapy drugs directly to malignant cells and bypasses healthy ones. This can mean a significant decrease in serious side effects of chemotherapy, making
The research, which provided the first anatomical reconstruction of the elusive Denisovans, was conducted by Prof. Liran Carmel (Life Sciences), in collaboration with Prof. Eran Meshorer (ELSC and Life Sciences).
In a recent vote, 49% of the readers of Science online chose this incredible research
Prof. Hermona Soreq gave an interview (in Hebrew) on the Israeli TV show "Haolam Hayom" (The world today), in Kan 11. In the interview she addressed a new study that was done on scientists coming back from Antarctica, which showed parts of their brain appeared smaller in MRI scans.
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A research lead by Prof. Hermona Soreq was recently highlighted in an article published in ISRAEL21c, an American online magazine which focuses on technological and scientific advances in Israel.
In this research Prof. Soreq suggests that treatment for mental illness should be different for men
The Edmond & Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences warmly congratulates our steering committee member Prof. Catherine Dulac for receiving the prestigious Ralph W. Gerard Prize in Neuroscience. The prize is given to leading researchers whose contributions throughout their career have made a
Prof. Israel Nelken, Prof. Adi Mizrahi and Prof. Hagai Bergman are a part of the team leading the development of the brain research center.
for further reading (in Hebrew): https://new.huji.ac.il/article/37961
Authors: Shir Filo, Oshrat Shtangel, Noga Salamon, Adi Kol, Batsheva Weisinger, Sagiv Shifman and Aviv A. Mezer
Published in Nature Communications on July 2019