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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

Researchers Observe Branched Flow of Light for the First Time

A team of researchers from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology has observed branched flow of light for the very first time. The beautiful phenomenon allows for new and exciting research opportunities in the fields of Optics and...
1-Jul-2020 11:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Technology Extends Therapeutic Effects of Medical Cannabis

Israeli researchers have developed an innovative drug delivery system that releases medical cannabis slowly to provide tailored treatment with a long-lasting effect. It could be tailored to specific treatment targets, such as seizures.
11-Jun-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Self-healing Artificial Electronic Skin Monitors Various Physical and Chemical Variables

A doctoral student at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology has invented a soft polymer that is elastic and waterproof, and that knows how to heal itself in the event of an “injury,” such as a scratch, cut, or twist.
10-Jun-2020 8:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Oximetry Biomarkers for COVID-19 Diagnosis and Management

Technion researchers have developed a toolbox that will help analyze the information gleaned from the physiological time series of oximeters increasingly being used during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
9-Jun-2020 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

One-of-a-kind Microscope Enables Breakthrough in Quantum Science

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology researchers recently made an extraordinary breakthrough in the field of quantum matter when they documened, for the first time, a new type of interaction between light and matter.
3-Jun-2020 11:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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