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Cancer Patients May Not Have Higher COVID-19 Risk

A new study conducted by researchers at Rambam Medical Center and the Technion reveals surprising findings, namely that cancer patients may not be associated with the broad range of at-risk groups of people suffering from morbidities.
17-Sep-2020 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Independent on the Ground

Researchers have developed a mapping system for visually impaired pedestrians in urban spaces. The technology weighs the environmental and semantic data important to the visually impaired, and emphasizes safe, accessible, and navigable routes.
1-Sep-2020 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Novel COVID-19 Breathalyzer Has Potential as Screening Tool

A team led by Professor Hossam Haick and Dr. Yoav Broza of the Technion Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute, in collaboration with researchers from Wuhan, China, has devised a novel breath analyzer test to...
21-Aug-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Technion Researchers Discover Hidden Fluid Instability

In a discovery with far-reaching implications for intubation ventilators, lab-on-a-chip micromixers, and micro air vehicles, Technion researchers were able to visualize the stationary tornadoes caused by the Coandă effect.
20-Aug-2020 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Technion’s Nanofiber PPE Sticker Now In Mass Production

The COVID-busting ‘Maya’ sticker developed by Technion researchers has gone into mass production. Comprised of a nanofiber sheet, the unique sticker can be easily adhered to a protective mask, significantly improving its effectiveness against...
13-Aug-2020 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Novel Method Can Diagnose Cancer and Determine Metastatic Risk in Two Hours

A novel mechanobiology-based technology can predict the metastatic potential of a tumor. The technology has already been successfully tested on pancreatic tumor cell samples and on established breast and pancreatic cell lines.
28-Jul-2020 6:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Power of Epigenetics in Human Reproduction

A multinational research team emphasizes the clinical need to understand the characteristics of epigenetic regulation of reproductive function and the underlying mechanisms of adaptive responses for properly informed decisions on treating patients...
22-Jul-2020 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Technion-developed Method Accelerates Blood Test Analysis by About 98%

A new method for rapid and inexpensive analysis of the chemical composition of blood samples may hasten the early diagnosis of diseases. The first application to be tested will be the early detection of various cancerous tumors based on blood tests.
21-Jul-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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