Red Sea : Bar-Ilan (Israel), EPFL and neighboring countries establishing joint research center for the protection of coral reefs

Under the leadership of a neutral third-party, Israel is about to embark on a joint project with neighboring Red Sea countries to establish a...

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Prof. Ido Kanter, Department of Physics and Gonda Brain Center, Bar-Ilan University

Bar-Ilan University (Israel): Research Regarding Learning in the Brain Continues to Gain International Attention

Recent research published in Scientific Reports by Prof. Ido Kanter, of the Department of Physics and Gonda (Goldschmied) Multidisciplinary Brain Research Center, and colleagues...

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Stylophora pistillata est le corail le plus courant en mer Rouge

Israel-Switzerland: Coral reefs in the Gulf of Aqaba may survive global warming and help reseed

Israeli researchers of Bar Ilan University are involved in a major breakthrough. Coral reefs in the Red Sea’s Gulf of Aqaba can resist rising...

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Bar-Ilan and CNRS create a nano-trampoline to probe quantum behavior

A research group from Bar-Ilan University, in collaboration with French colleagues at CNRS Grenoble, has developed a unique experiment to detect quantum events in...

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Dr. Offer Gerlitz at the Institute for Medical Research Israel-Canada IMRIC), in the Hebrew University’s Faculty of Medicine (Photo: Hebrew U.)

Hebrew U, Shaare Tsedek, Bar-Ilan, Hadassah, Bethlehem University: Discover Genetic Mechanism Essential to Ovary Development

Scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Faculty of Medicine have announced a discovery that is expected to allow doctors to diagnose a disease...

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Human nerve cells made from embryonic stem cells infected with the varicella zoster virus, the causative agent of chicken pox and shingles. 
The nerve cells, along with their fine, long processes or axons, appear in red. Genetically engineered for fluorescence, the virus glows green

Bar-Ilan (Israel): Model Mimics How Dormant Infections Caused by Childhood Chicken Pox Can – Decades Later – Trigger the “Rude Awakening” of Shingles

The red, itchy rash caused by varicella-zoster – the virus that causes chickenpox – usually disappears within a week or two. But once infection...

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Stanford, Institut de la Vision de Paris, Bar-Ilan… : Wireless Retinal Implant Could Restore Functional Sight

A paper published on April 27th 2015 in Nature Medicine describes a novel retinal implant.  The new technology, which is based on photodiode activation...

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Le top model israélien Bar Rafaeli (photo :  simplysportsreport)

Bar-Ilan U. and USA: Countries’ Multi-Cultural Pedigree Predicts Modern Norms for Emotional Expression

When you smile, you may think that you’re doing nothing more than sharing a fleeting, emotional moment.  But according to new research, the way...

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