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Breakthrough in Slaughter-Free Steak Production

Israeli researchers have achieved a breakthrough in the production of cultivated meat grown outside an animal’s body. The researchers from the Technion and Aleph Farms found that it is possible to use readily available and economically efficient...
30-Mar-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Pooling Method for Accelerated Testing of COVID-19

Israeli scientists have successfully tested a method for dramatically increasing current COVID-19 testing capacities. Known as pooling, the method enables simultaneous testing of dozens of samples. Its implementation could greatly accelerate testing...
18-Mar-2020 2:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A New Outline of Cancer Therapies for Patients

Professor Yuval Shaked, head of the Technion Integrated Cancer Center, presents an outline for therapy that will prevent the development of cancer treatment resistance, with suggestions about how the information can be used clinically.
4-Feb-2020 4:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

Technology Protects Respiratory Tract of Premature Infants Who Need Assisted Ventilation

A new artificial model of premature infants will make possible experiments that are expected to reduce injury to infants on respirators.
13-Jan-2020 3:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Your Brain: Individual and Unique

New findings show that individual variations in the brain’s structural connectome (map of neural connections) define a specific structural fingerprint with a direct impact on the functional organization of individual brains.
10-Jan-2020 2:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

First Solar Energy System to Split Water into Hydrogen and Oxygen at Separate Sites

Researchers have developed a prototype system for efficient and safe production of hydrogen using only solar energy. The innovative system contains a tandem cell solar device that enables more efficient utilization of the light spectrum.
7-Jan-2020 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Local, Native Birds Declining Rapidly While Non-native, Invasive Species Thrive

When Israeli conservation scientists looked at trends of common bird populations over the last 15 years, they found that invasive bird species are thriving, and native ones are largely declining. They present the reasons for these changes, and flag...
17-Dec-2019 2:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

Automated, Nature-Inspired System Supplies Continuous Info About Patient’s Health

Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and in China present a nature-inspired hybrid sensing system for the continuous monitoring of health data, integrating artificial intelligence, and cloud computing.
17-Dec-2019 8:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

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