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Can DNA technology help detect cancer and coronavirus?

Can DNA technology help detect cancer and coronavirus?

Hebrew University inches closer to harnessing DNA molecules for disease detection and electronics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 17:47
DNA research uncovers Dead Sea Scrolls mystery

DNA research uncovers Dead Sea Scrolls mystery

New research determines where ancient manuscripts found in Qumran caves were written.AFP, 02/06/2020 19:18
IDF DNA identification facility converted to COVID-19 lab

IDF DNA identification facility converted to COVID-19 lab

IDF Chief Rabbinate joins war against coronavirus, converts DNA lab to facility capable of handling hundreds of specimens daily.Mordechai Sones, 24/03/2020 17:00
Liberman petitions against DNA testing

Liberman petitions against DNA testing

Yisrael Beyteinu party submits Supreme Court petition to cancel DNA tests for immigrants from former Soviet Union to prove Jewishness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2019 16:41
'Maybe some maniac took a rock and killed an Arab woman'

'Maybe some maniac took a rock and killed an Arab woman'

Transcripts from investigation of Rechelim yeshiva student accused of killing Arab Aisha a-Rabi four months ago revealed.Mordechai Sones, 01/04/2019 20:29
Central evidence against detained minor: DNA

Central evidence against detained minor: DNA

Minor held over death of Arab woman to be indicted tomorrow. Shin Bet says his DNA found on stone used in the attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2019 17:14
UCLA’s Michael Grunstein wins Lasker award for study of histones

UCLA’s Michael Grunstein wins Lasker award for study of histones

Son of Holocaust survivors wins $250,000 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Science Award for research into DNA.JTA, 16/09/2018 17:29
Half-brothers meet for first time in 51 years

Half-brothers meet for first time in 51 years

DNA test reunites half-brothers separated at the younger sibling's birth.Reut Hadar, 23/07/2018 12:17
Israeli researchers identify cause of rare disorder

Israeli researchers identify cause of rare disorder

Team of Israeli, US, researchers successfully identifies a single gene which causes a rare and severe neurological disorder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2017 10:37
New DNA identified in AMIA bombing points to suicide attack

New DNA identified in AMIA bombing points to suicide attack

New set of DNA from victims of 1994 AMIA attack strengthens hypothesis that the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber.Ben Ariel and JTA, 05/07/2017 04:43
Third Tragedy: Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

Third Tragedy: Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

The Foreign Ministry said that an Israeli in his 20s had been killed while on a hike in Peru - the third death reported so far this week.Moshe Cohen, 08/04/2015 22:40
Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'

Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'

Moscow university gets $20 million grant to cryogenically freeze cells of 'every creature that has ever lived.'Ari Yashar, 27/12/2014 20:58
Breakthrough in 1998 Rape-Murder Case

Breakthrough in 1998 Rape-Murder Case

Noa Eyal, 17, waited for a bus in Jerusalem after watching a movie - her body was found in a forest.Orly Harari, 29/10/2014 14:14
British TV Buys 'Lock of Hitler's Hair'

British TV Buys 'Lock of Hitler's Hair'

UK's Channel 4 criticized for 'tawdry' move after buying hair which supposedly belonged to Hitler from a convicted Holocaust denier.Ari Yashar, 26/03/2014 17:11
Technion Scientists Develop Biological Computer

Technion Scientists Develop Biological Computer

Molecular computer was built entirely of biomolecules.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2013 19:55
Report: Police Taking DNA of African Illegals

Report: Police Taking DNA of African Illegals

Police in January 2012 began building a database of the DNA of immigrants from Africa who entered Israel illegally, a report saidDavid Lev, 02/05/2013 10:37
The Root of Alcoholic Violence

The Root of Alcoholic Violence

Researchers have identified the genetic variant of a brain receptor molecule linked with the severe impulsivity that leads to alcoholic violence.Hana Levi Julian, LCSW-R , 23/12/2010 15:23
Young and Full of Life Sciences

Young and Full of Life Sciences

Israeli biologist Tommy Kaplan only became interested in biology at age 25. Seven years later, he has won a prestigious US prize for his work.Karin Kloosterman, Israel21c.org, 05/01/2010 07:20