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IDF soon to be testing 100,000 people per day for coronavirus

IDF soon to be testing 100,000 people per day for coronavirus

Health Ministry may also charge IDF with vaccination program.Kobi Finkler, 06/12/2020 17:16
What is the 'PCR test'?

What is the 'PCR test'?

Dr. Thomas Cowan: 'You cannot use a surrogate test to prove anything, and that is what is happening with these tests.'Mordechai Sones, 03/12/2020 14:35
Does Health Ministry manipulate numbers to increase fear?

Does Health Ministry manipulate numbers to increase fear?

Ministry cancels COVID-19 testing op for concern test results would lower national morbidity data rate, which would pressure decision makersMordechai Sones, 01/12/2020 15:45
Report alleges minimal oversight of yeshiva 'capsule' system

Report alleges minimal oversight of yeshiva 'capsule' system

Gov't denies allegations that thousands of students have not been tested for coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2020 09:14
100 Israelis to receive experimental vaccine

100 Israelis to receive experimental vaccine

First Biological Institute trial against coronavirus moves to advanced stage of clinical trials in humans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2020 09:36
'The whole country is red - the only difference is the number of tests done'

'The whole country is red - the only difference is the number of tests done'

Druze mayor of Daliyat Al-Karmel says he's tested a third of residents for coronavirus. "You show me another town with a rate like that."Y Rabinovitz, 09/09/2020 14:51
Health Ministry making preparations to cope with a thousand new coronavirus cases per day

Health Ministry making preparations to cope with a thousand new coronavirus cases per day

"Now we have to learn how to live with the coronavirus," says Professor Sigal Sadetzsky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2020 22:09
New drive-thru coronavirus testing center opened at Tapuah Junction in Samaria

New drive-thru coronavirus testing center opened at Tapuah Junction in Samaria

'Within weeks we'll test all residents of Samaria' says Yossi Dagan, Samaria Regional Council head.Orly Harari, 13/04/2020 15:03
Experts warn that coronavirus tests have high rate of false-negatives

Experts warn that coronavirus tests have high rate of false-negatives

Many countries are relying on testing to get people back to work; research shows high rate of false-negatives makes testing unreliable.Y. Rabinovitz, 06/04/2020 09:17
'We came here to live, not to die' says elderly resident of retirement home

'We came here to live, not to die' says elderly resident of retirement home

Elderly resident of retirement home posts clip expressing her fears of coronavirus. Two fellow residents have already succumbed.Arutz Sheva staff, 01/04/2020 13:06
Prof. Gabi Barbash: 'The public should be told that the inconvenience is paying off'

Prof. Gabi Barbash: 'The public should be told that the inconvenience is paying off'

Professor Gabi Barbash sees a downward trend in the number of new cases, but cautions that no one knows if it will continue.103 FM, 31/03/2020 13:12
MK Ayelet Shaked: 'We have to start getting people back to work after Passover'

MK Ayelet Shaked: 'We have to start getting people back to work after Passover'

Former Justice Minister says mass testing of population will enable people to get back to work within weeks.Shimon Cohen, 30/03/2020 15:16
COVID-19 Test Decision-tree “Lets contagious horses out of the barn” 

COVID-19 Test Decision-tree “Lets contagious horses out of the barn” 

The flow chart is missing a most vital point. Mark Langfan, 15/03/2020 03:59
Auto manufacturers save big

Auto manufacturers save big

Special development by Dassault Systèmes enables car manufacturers to carry out crash testing without real cars or dolls simulating people.Eliran Baruch, 28/02/2018 21:38
IDF Blows Up Sand in Hunt for Safe Windows

IDF Blows Up Sand in Hunt for Safe Windows

Near a southern airport, IDF workers are bombing a fake building. The goal – to find the world’s safest windows.Maayana Miskin, 28/02/2013 23:14