Israeli Researchers Grow Tiny Brain In A Test Tube
Weizmann Institute's study of brain wrinkling opens the way for future research into disorders such as microcephaly, epilepsy, and schizophrenia
February 25, 2018
Israeli Study: Viruses Exchange Infection Strategies, Plan Attacks Together
The groundbreaking discovery that viruses communicate to coordinate infection could lead to new anti-viral treatments.
February 01, 2017
Israeli Researchers Find Revolutionary Deep-Sea Bacteria Treatment For Prostate Cancer
In a European-wide clinical trial, Israeli scientists used laser and a drug made from deep-sea bacteria to treat men with prostate cancer, resulting in a 50 percent success rate.
December 21, 2016
No More Jet Lag! Israeli Researchers Beat Jet Lag By Reducing Plane’s Oxygen Levels
Jet lag typically keeps you up for a couple of nights after you land and disrupts your daily routine. But soon, it could be a thing of the past.
October 25, 2016
Breakthrough Israeli Research Improves HIV/AIDS Treatment, Could Lead To Cure
In recognition of World AIDS Day, NoCamels reporters spotlight groundbreaking Israeli studies on HIV/AIDS.
December 01, 2015
Could Personalized Diets Prevent Diabetes And Heart Disease?
Could personalized nutrition reduce the rising tide of diabetes and heart disease? A team of Israeli researchers believes the answer is yes.
October 28, 2015
The Nose Knows: ‘Smell Fingerprint’ Could Help In The Early Detection Of Diseases
The unique receptors in our noses could indicate diseases such as Alzheimer's and could possibly help in matching organ and bone marrow donors.
July 06, 2015
To Stop Cancer From Spreading: Shoot The Messenger
Filtering the "messages" that are sent to body cells can destroy cancerous cells (but not healthy ones) within days, a new study shows.
April 09, 2015
Nice To Sniff You: Why Do Humans Smell Their Hands After Handshaking?
Not only dogs sniff each other; a new study reveals that humans do, too! After shaking someone's hand, people significantly increased the sniffing of their own hands!
March 25, 2015
NewCO2Fuels Markets Revolutionary Alternative To Fuel Based On Water And CO2
Using excess carbon dioxide from factories and water, NewCO2Fuels' sustainable and renewable fuel may change the course of global warming.
March 18, 2015
One Heart Sometimes Beats As Two Dozen: New Study Could Improve Heart Disease Treatment
The means of treating irregular heartbeat are currently limited. A new Israeli research paves the way to better treatment of heart disease.
March 04, 2015
Is This The Reason Why Diet Soda Drinkers Are Often Overweight?
Artificial sweeteners that are meant to make watching your weight easier are actually the cause for diabetes and obesity!
October 19, 2014
Eating A Steak Could Cost Us Our Planet, Researchers Find
Who doesn't love a juicy steak, save for die-hard vegetarians? Well you might want to reconsider that (or not) due to new research from the Weizmann Institute, which shows that of all the things we consume, beef is the worst for the environment.
July 30, 2014
Turn That Frown Upside-down: Weizmann Researchers Make Major Breakthrough In Depression Detection and Treatment
Depression and chronic stress are conditions that affect nearly 10 percent of the global population, and until now, most conventional treatments have proven ineffective. Researchers from the Weizmann Institute have discovered how and why depression develops, and believe that new and simpler ways to treat and detect depression may be fruits of their labor.
July 01, 2014
$50M Grant To Weizmann Institute Will Serve To Revolutionize Personal Medicine
American philanthropists Nancy and Stephan Grand have given the Weizmann Institute $50 million gift, to go towards the National Center for Personalized Medicine. The donation will enable the center to be at the forefront of the future of medicine.
December 18, 2013