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Possible Cause of Alzheimer’s Discovered

May 8, 2017

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

BGU researchers have determined that the protein SIRT6 is almost completely absent in Alzheimer's patients.

Beer-Sheva Is Flourishing With Medical Innovation

April 6, 2017

Tags: Medical Research, Robotics & High-Tech

Biomedical innovations at BGU are shaping brain science, search and rescue, heart health and more.

Are Math Abilities Learned or Innate?

October 31, 2016

Tags: Press Releases, Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU researchers debunk the consensus that math skills are something we're simply born with.

Possible Genetic Basis for Autism Discovered

October 7, 2016

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

This breakthrough by BGU researchers could help lead to earlier diagnosis of the mysterious disorder.

The Science Behind Walking in Someone Else’s Shoes

September 19, 2016

Tags: Press Releases, Social Sciences & Humanities

A BGU researcher uses fMRI to show how taking another's perspective can change your own emotional response.

Untangling Autism

March 8, 2016

Tags: Medical Research

Dr. Ilan Dinstein is finding the biological mechanisms behind this misunderstood behavioral disorder.

Brains Can Be Trained to Regulate Negativity

January 5, 2016

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases, Social Sciences & Humanities

A simple computer task can change the brain's wiring to balance emotional reactions.

Using Oxygen to Treat Depression

October 26, 2015

Tags: Medical Research

After finding oxygen therapy can help patients with schizophrenia, BGU researchers try it on depression.

BGU Study Gives Hope to People with “Face Blindness”

September 21, 2015

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Galia Avidan is testing whether sufferers can train their brain to recognize faces as they do objects.