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leukaemia

Scientists Can Predict Rare Leukaemia 8 Years Before Symptoms Begin

Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) is a rare cancer usually detected at an advanced stage. ‘It usually comes out of the blue,’ said...
quantum metamaterialsvideo

The Dawn of 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...
Drug Development

Drug Development on Fast Track with A.I. and Deep Learning

Dr. Kira Radinsky and Shahar Harel of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Computer Science Department have developed a smart system for the development of...
amyloid fibrils

Researchers Find Clues About Formation of Toxic Fibrils Involved in Neurodegenerative...

Researchers in the Technion’s Wolfson Faculty of Chemical Engineering have discovered a relation between the structure of α-helical strands in proteins and the formation...
nanoscale robots

Optimal Propulsion: Helping Nanoscale Robots Swim Better

Researchers from three departments at the Technion have completed an interdisciplinary study revealing the optimal configuration for nanoscale robots that can travel within the...
microscopic toxin alarm

Researchers Create Microscopic Toxin Alarm

The suspected presence of toxins in drinking water, liver paté—or indeed the air—is a serious concern. The ability to provide immediate, reliable testing so...
microbiotavideo

Humanity’s Tiniest Friend

Bacteria in the body plays a critical role in health. Called the microbiota, this ecological community affects us from birth. For example, the microbiota...
drug delivery

Nanoparticles Deliver Drugs on Target

Over the last century, there has been astounding progress in medical science, leading to the development of efficient, effective medications for treating cancer and...
enzymatic blade

Orthodontic Surgery with an Enzymatic Blade: No Incision Necessary

Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have developed a nanotechnology that replaces the surgical scalpel with an “enzymatic blade.” In an article published...
topological insulator laservideo

The Future of Semiconductor Lasing: Topological Insulator Lasers

Researchers at the Technion and in the U.S. have developed a new, highly efficient coherent and robust semiconductor laser system: the topological insulator laser.The...
Iron deficiency

The Body’s Golden Gate to Iron Traffic

Iron is an essential component of life. It is responsible for transporting oxygen in red blood cells, for activation of enzymes involved in DNA...
nanotube fibersvideo

Nanotube Fibers in a Jiffy

The terms “handmade” and “high tech” are not commonly found in the same sentence, but they both apply to a Rice University method to...
nanosatellitevideo

Nanosatellite Swarm Launch for 2018

Technion and the Israel Space Agency announced that in late 2018, a group of three nanosatellites, which will fly in controlled formation, will be...
nanophotonics

The “Big Bang” of Nanophotonics

The journal ‘Science’ is publishing a groundbreaking scientific discovery by a research group headed by Prof. Erez Hasman of the Technion’s Faculty of Mechanical...
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Trials Show Inactivated Zika Virus Vaccine Is Safe and Immunogenic

The investigational Zika purified inactivated virus (ZPIV) vaccine was well-tolerated and induced an immune response in participants, according to initial results from three Phase...
quantum sensor

Enhancing the Quantum Sensing Capabilities of Diamond

Researchers have discovered that dense ensembles of quantum spins can be created in diamond with high resolution using an electron microscopes, paving the way...
plasma ringvideo

Engineers Create Stable Plasma Ring in Open Air

Matter can exist in four distinct phases: solid, liquid, gas, and plasma. Plasmas are made of charged particles—ions and electrons—and occur naturally on Earth...
marine spongevideo

Marine Sponges & Novel Glass Technology

The technology for glass forming and shaping requires heat treatment at high temperatures of about 1000o C. So it has long been a mystery...
Solar Eclipse

Oldest Recorded Solar Eclipse Helps Date the Egyptian Pharaohs

If these words are describing a real observation, then a major astronomical event was taking place - the question for us to figure out...
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NIH Study Identifies Brain Patterns Underlying Mothers’ Responses to Infant Cries

Infant cries activate specific brain regions related to movement and speech, according to a National Institutes of Health study of mothers in 11 countries....