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A New Scientific Field: Quantum Metamaterials

Two teams of scientists from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have collaborated to conduct groundbreaking research leading to the development of a new and innovative scientific field: Quantum Metamaterials.
13-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Break Through Intel SGX, Intel's Security Wall

An international team of researchers has broken through Intel’s innovative security wall, Intel Software Guard Extension (SGX). The attack, dubbed Foreshadow, exploits certain weaknesses in the existing mechanisms of Intel CPUs, allowing an...
14-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Shrink Tumors in Mice by Manipulating Brain's Reward System

Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have successfully shrunk cancerous tumors in mice by manipulating the brain’s reward system. The intervention caused the nervous system to stimulate the immune system.
16-Jul-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The Immune System: Cracking Open the Black Box

A technology developed at Israel's Technion will provide the scientific community with novel tools to gain a comprehensive understanding of immune system activity. Based on millions of scientific publications, the technology uses artificial...
21-Jun-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Generate Electricity and Hydrogen from Live Bacteria

Using a family of photosynthetic bacteria that commonly live in lakes and seas, researchers at the Technion have developed a technology to generate electricity and hydrogen energy. The researchers believe their technology can serve as a promising...
18-Jun-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Nanotechnology for Plant Nutrition

Technion researchers have found they can significantly increase agricultural yields, by using nanoscale delivery platforms that until now were used to transport drugs to specific targets in a patient's body. The technology increases the penetration...
5-Jun-2018 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A New Way to Deliver Anticancer Drugs to Pediatric Tumors

A newly developed nanosystem significantly improves the effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs and reduces the required dosage by about 90%. The system could offer a glimpse of developments to come in the treatment of pediatric cancers, which differ...
30-May-2018 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Israeli and American Researchers Have Successfully Curbed Mesothelioma in Model Animals

A team led by researchers from the Technion and NYU Langone has successfully impeded the development of mesothelioma - a disease for which there is currently no effective treatment. Mesothelioma, a cancer that develops in the thin membrane that...
23-May-2018 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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