Men Are More Prone to Illness Than Women
Women fight off infectious diseases better than men, but they suffer more from auto-immune diseases.
Autism’s Language Regression Tied to Motor Milestones
Study finds children with autism who lose words crawl, walk and talk earlier than those without regression.
The Future of Wine: Very, Very Dry
The New York Times visited the Negev and met with BGU scientists to learn about dryland agriculture.
Brain Damage Can Occur With Mild Head Trauma
Using diagnostic tools created by Prof. Alon Friedman, researchers detect for the first time damage to the blood-brain barrier before symptoms arose--a boon for athletes and those suffering from degenerative brain diseases.
First Ethiopian Female IDF Doctor Speaks Out
A graduate of BGU's medical school, Dr. Malad-Matzri uses social media to fight against racism in Israel.
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BGU: Where Inspiration Meets Excellence
Ben-Gurion University is impacting Israel’s Negev region through innovation, technology and commitment to community. Inspiration and excellence together make BGU the fastest growing research university in the country, fulfilling the vision of David Ben-Gurion, who said the future of Israel lies in the Negev.
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