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Israel Takes Innovation to the Developing World

Unique competition finds Israeli entrepreneurs willing to use hi-tech expertise to help the world's poorest countries.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin , 2/11/2014, 9:54 AM

Expert: EU Uproar Over 'Settlements' Snowballing

Avi Primor, a former ambassador who is now a professor at Tel Aviv University, insists that boycott movement is a worsening trend.Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2013, 2:13 AM

Israeli Study Finds New Way To Treat Brain Damage

Tel Aviv University study finds hyperbaric oxygen treatment can greatly increase a patient's cognitive ability.Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2013, 1:42 AM

TAU Study Links Empire Collapse, Climate Change

Tel Aviv researchers say Sea of Galilee find shows ancient empires died out because of cold to the north.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2013, 2:44 AM

Three Israeli Universities Ranked Among Top 200

In a table comparing universities globally, three Israeli universities feature in the top 200.Adam Ross, 9/10/2013, 10:44 PM

TAU Improves Transplants with a ‘Heart of Gold’

Israeli scientists are integrating cardiac cells with nanofibers made of gold particles to create new cardiac tissues for transplants.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 7/21/2013, 12:14 PM

Israel is #1 in Preventing Blindness

The rates of preventable blindness in Israel have been cut by more than half in the past decade, putting Israel in first place worldwide.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 8:23 PM

TAU Scientists Working On Parkinson's Treatment

The artificial sweetener "mannitol" may prevent the collection of toxins in the brain, and lead to a new treatment for Parkinson's disease.Hana Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 6/20/2013, 11:30 AM

Ancient Structure Found in Sea of Galilee

Underwater archaeologists have found an ancient structure built from large basalt stones, under the Sea of Galilee, Lake Kinneret.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/10/2013, 7:33 PM

Israeli Students Mourn Establishment of Israel

A group of Arab and Jewish students protested against the “nakba" at Tel Aviv University, and were countered by pro-Israel protestersDavid Lev, 5/13/2013, 7:21 PM

Zionist Students Counter Pro-Arab Demonstration

Arabs and leftists held a protest outside the Tel Aviv University in support of the terrorists in Israeli jails. Zionist students responded.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/28/2013, 3:13 AM

New Treatment for Stroke, Brain Disorders

Researchers Tel Aviv University have found a new treatment for stroke and other brain damage that can help even months after the event.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 1/24/2013, 3:12 PM

Israeli Researchers: Fish Oil Helps Heal Bedsores

Israeli researchers have discovered that fish oil helps heal bed sores, and can help ease the pain of the critically ill.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 12/5/2012, 11:10 AM

Israeli Scientists Near Blood Test for Alzheimer's

Israeli scientists are getting closer to developing a blood test to detect the asymptomatic, early stages of Alzheimer's disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/11/2012, 10:34 AM

Autism Spectrum Disorders Linked to Schizophrenia

A new study has found that Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are linked organically to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (manic depression).Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/24/2012, 2:32 PM

Satellite Technology to Spot Sinkholes at Dead Sea

Israeli researchers are using satellite technology to identify sinkholes forming along the shores of the Dead Sea.Chana Ya'ar, 10/17/2012, 8:36 AM

Preventing PTSD with Sleep Deprivation

A new study appears to show that post-traumatic stress disorder might be prevented by staying awake after exposure to trauma.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 8/20/2012, 11:40 PM

Professor: Call to Boycott Iran Raid 'Betrayal'

A head of the Israeli Institute for Democracy slammed academics for urging IDF pilots to refuse to participate on an attack on IranDavid Lev, 8/16/2012, 2:59 PM

TAU's Research on Bats Could Help Neuroscience

Dr. Yossi Yovel of Tel Aviv University develops bat colony born and raised in captivity to unlock the secrets of behavior and cognition.Elad Benari, 7/10/2012, 2:14 AM

Archaeologists Uncover Gold Treasure Near Herzliya

One of the largest gold treasures ever to be discovered in Israel was uncovered last week at an archaeological dig near Herzliya.Chana Ya'ar, 7/8/2012, 1:59 PM

TAU Links Air Pollution to Recurrent Heart Attacks

A 19 year study of 1120 initial heart attack victims revealed air pollution increased chances of recurrence by 43%; strokes by moreGabe Kahn, 6/6/2012, 10:16 PM

Richard Wagner's Music to Play in Tel Aviv?

Barring a change, in about two weeks for the very first time the sounds of Richard Wagner's music will play in the State of Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 6/4/2012, 10:06 PM

Building a Better Chemotherapy System

Israeli scientists have figured out a more efficient, “healthier” way to target cancer cells with chemotherapy.Chana Ya'ar, 5/31/2012, 9:58 AM

Ancient Gold Jewelry Discovered at Megiddo

Archaeologists have discovered a collection of ancient jewelry hidden in a vessel at Tel Megiddo in the Jezreel Valley in northern Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 5/21/2012, 8:03 PM

Min. Landau: The Riots and Rocks Started at TAU

Water and Energy Minister Uzi Landau tells A7 that Jews who honor Nakba Day are inviting violence against their own peopleGabe Kahn, 5/15/2012, 9:53 PM

Scientists Test New Drug for Chronic Pain

Israeli scientists have developed a new drug for chronic neuropathic pain that isn't helped by the traditional medications.Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2012, 12:13 AM

Expert: Toulouse Attack Anti-Semitic

Dr. Roni Stauber says the murder of four Jews in Toulouse is no less anti-Semitic for having been carried out by a MuslimGabe Kahn & Yoni Kepinski, 4/18/2012, 6:26 PM

Anti-Semitic Incitement and Harassment Up in 2011

The Kantor Center at TAU released its annual anti-Semitism report for 2011, noting disturbing trends for world JewryGabe Kahn, 4/18/2012, 6:25 PM

'Dead Sea Drying' – An Ancient Pattern

Environmentalists are concerned about the Dead Sea drying up, but Tel Aviv Univ. scientists say the pattern is one as old as time itself.Chana Ya'ar, 4/16/2012, 12:14 AM

Study: Obesity Leads to Depression, Burnout

A new study by Israeli scientists finds that obesity can lead to depression and greater burnout at work.Hana Levi Julian, LCSW-R, 2/23/2012, 10:18 PM

TAU Scientists Engineer 'Superbug' Cleaner

Tel Aviv University scientists create a liquid solution to help fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria and keep patients safe in hospitals.Chana Ya'ar, 1/26/2012, 2:16 PM

Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered a mutually beneficial relationship between fungi and bacteria that allows both to spread.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/28/2011, 10:37 PM

Ultrasound Technology Inspired by Dolphins

Advances in ultrasound technology is being inspired by a new Israeli research project that studies dolphins, bats and mole rats.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/17/2011, 1:18 PM

TAU Researcher Warns Polio Still a Threat

A Tel Aviv University researcher warns that polio is still a threat, contrary to the widespread Western belief the virus no longer exists.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/9/2011, 9:24 AM

Israeli iPhone App Trains the Brain and Eyes

A new Israeli iPhone app trains the brain to translate blurry images into clear ones, helping to improve middle age vision.Chana Ya'ar, 11/2/2011, 12:52 PM

Report: Internet Can Be 'Healthy' for Teens

Israeli researchers are finding that the Internet is playing a more positive role than a negative one in teenagers' lives.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/2/2011, 1:11 PM

New Stem Cell Treatment for Lou Gehrig's Disease

Clinical trials have just begun on a new Israeli technology by TAU scientists to help patients suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 9/21/2011, 12:55 PM

Scientist Discovers Cause of 'Fingerprint' Disease

An Israeli scientist at Tel Aviv University has discovered the rare genetic mutation that causes one to be born without fingerprints.Chana Ya'ar, 9/20/2011, 2:16 AM

New Israeli Technology to Diagnose Hearing Loss

An Israeli scientist at Tel Aviv University has developed a unique fast-track technology to diagnose hearing loss.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 9/15/2011, 11:40 AM

Bill: No Terrorists in Schools

MK Alex Miller initiates bill to limit appearances in Israeli schools of persons convicted of helping terror groups.Elad Benari, 6/2/2011, 5:14 AM

Spotting the Ancient Earthquake

Scientists at Tel Aviv University have created a new tool to help understand the patterns of ancient earthquakes. Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2011, 3:47 PM

Tel Aviv U Develops New Sensor

Powerful electronic sensor is capable of detecting many kinds of explosives.Elad Benari, 11/4/2010, 4:17 AM

Precision Bomb for Cancer Cells

Tel Aviv Univ develops a molecular "smart bomb" that can lead to more effective and safer chemotherapy for those suffering from the dread disease.Baruch Gordon, 8/25/2010, 2:39 AM

New Meds Could Stop Cancer

Tel Aviv U researchers developing new medicines that could prevent cancer and make existing cancer a manageable chronic illness.Gil Ronen, 8/11/2010, 8:03 PM

Colonoscopy to be Obsolete?

Tel Aviv U researchers discover that routine blood tests can provide an early warning for colorectal cancer.Hillel Fendel, 8/4/2010, 12:07 AM

TAU's 'Pacemaker' for the Brain

Tel Aviv University is working on a project to implant a computer chip into the brain to treat conditions like depression and Parkinson's disease.Hana Levi Julian, 6/29/2010, 2:23 PM

TAU Scientists 'Turn Off' Cancer

Researchers at Tel Aviv Universities are on track to finding a way to stop cancer cells from multiplying and spreading.Hana Levi Julian, 6/8/2010, 5:02 PM

Settler Reporter Turned Away

A reporter for Israel’s newest radio station, Galei Yisrael, was not permitted to enter a TAU conference on the War of Independence.Hillel Fendel, 5/30/2010, 6:44 PM

Jack and the Protein Beanstalk

A plant scientist at Tel Aviv University has found a way to control plant growth hormone --and hopefully lead to increased biofuel production. Hana Levi Julian, 5/23/2010, 2:44 PM

Academic Freedom or Terrorism?

Tel Aviv University allows supporters of terrorism to appear via video in “Voices from Gaza” conference.Maayana Miskin, 4/16/2010, 12:22 PM

Healing Children With 'Magic'

A researcher at Tel Aviv University is using magic tricks to make therapeutic exercises more fun for children - with significant results.Malkah Fleisher, 3/17/2010, 7:07 AM

Solar Battery in a Pea Pod

TAU scientist hopes to harness the power of the pea plant to turn sunlight into energy.Maayana Miskin, 3/7/2010, 9:43 PM

Mozart Music Soothes ‘Preemies’

New music therapy for premature babies: Playing Mozart helps them gain weight faster, according to Tel Aviv University researchers. How about rap? Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/11/2010, 4:04 PM

Israel to Study Brain with Japan

For the first time, top Israeli scientists will partner with Japanese scientists to conduct brain and stem cell research.Malkah Fleisher, 12/28/2009, 11:16 PM

Sleep Changes Signal Teen Years

A new study by a Tel Aviv University researcher finds that when children begin to change their sleep patterns, adolescence may not be far behind.Hana Levi Julian, 12/24/2009, 12:35 PM

New Israel Cancer Drug

A new cancer drug developed by Tel Aviv University researcher has been licensed for exclusive worldwide rights to develop and market the drug. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/13/2009, 8:58 PM

‘Leftist Profs. Intimidate’

Freedom of speech? Tel Aviv U. students with nationalist views are afraid to speak because of fear leftist professors will give them low grades.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/9/2009, 12:17 PM