BGU (Israel): Mankai Duckweed Plant Found to Offer Significant New Health Benefits, According to Ben-Gurion University Researchers

Mankai, a high-protein aquatic plant strain of duckweed, has significant potential as a superfood by providing glycemic control needed after carbohydrate consumption, a team...

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(Français) Menaces chimiques des conteneurs maritimes : le Technion et la BGU (Israël) partenaires du projet Cosmic (UE)

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You...

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BGU Researchers Show That Tropical Fish Can Control Microbes to Survive Extreme Temperatures

Tropical fish can control their gut microbes to help them survive extremes of temperature, Ben-Gurion University researchers said Tuesday. In a study published in...

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BGU and Soroka (Israel) Researchers Find Link Between Autism, General Anasthesia Used During Caesarean Section Births

Children who are exposed to general anesthesia during Caesarean section births are at higher risk of developing autism, researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the...

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More Bad News for Artificial Sweetener Users According to BGU Researchers

FDA-approved artificial sweeteners and sport supplements were found to be toxic to digestive gut microbes, according to a new paper published in Molecules by...

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Vue d’artiste d’une fusion d’étoiles à neutrons avec un sursaut gamma court, Crédit : Caltech

BGU Professor Predicted Gamma Rays and Heavy Metals Could Result from a Neutron Star Collision in 1989

In 1989, Prof. David Eichler from BGU and his co-authors from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and the...

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Prof. Moshe Herzberg, Université Ben Gourion du Néguev

BGU (Israel): New Membranes Remove Viruses From Drinking Water

Researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed novel ultrafiltration membranes that significantly improve...

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Installing the satellite dish that will receive the data transmitted from BGUSAT and send it to the ground station at BGU's EPIF. Aviran Sadon, a doctoral student who was instrumental in the BGUSAT process, is pictured gesturing in this photo from March 2016.

BGUSAT: Israeli Academia’s First Nanosatellite for Research Purposes Will Open Up New Frontiers of Knowledge

BGUSAT, Israeli academia’s first nanosatellite, will be launched into space on February 15, 2017 to conduct BGU scientific missions. It is the result of a...

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