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Quick Test Tells Viral and Bacterial Infections Apart

August 3, 2011

Tags: Medical Research

Scientific American's 60-Second Science podcast features a new test developed at BGU that uses a chemical commonly used at crime scenes.

Quick Test Tells Viral and Bacterial Infections Apart

August 3, 2011

Tags: Medical Research

Scientific American's 60-Second Science podcast features a new test developed at BGU that uses a chemical commonly used at crime scenes.

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Researchers Develop Webcam ...

August 2, 2011

Tags: Business & Management, Medical Research, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

Beer-Sheva, Israel, August 2, 2011– A multidisciplinary team at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has developed a new training method using a desktop webcam to improve ergonomic posture and reduce the risk of musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) among office workers using computers.

Bedouin Women Weavers Visit NYC

July 28, 2011

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs

A group of Bedouin women from Lakiya Negev Weaving shared how their business is empowering their community.

BGU and University of Illinois at Chicago Sign Agreement

July 21, 2011

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

The institutions formalized an agreement to promote exchange opportunities for faculty, staff and students.

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn Visits BGU

July 20, 2011

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events

Gov. Quinn attended a signing ceremony for an agreement that promotes faculty and student exchange.

The Israeli Who Fights AIDS in Africa

July 19, 2011

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Zvi Bentwich, director of BGU's Center for Emerging Tropical Diseases and AIDS, recently returned to Israel from his 16th trip to Ethiopia.

The Israeli Who Fights AIDS in Africa

July 19, 2011

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Zvi Bentwich, director of BGU's Center for Emerging Tropical Diseases and AIDS, recently returned to Israel from his 16th trip to Ethiopia.

Quick Test to Diagnose Bacterial or Viral Infection Developed ...

July 19, 2011

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have developed a new test that quickly and accurately distinguishes between bacterial and viral infections in as little as five hours.

Oxford Honors BGU President with Graduate Scholarships

July 18, 2011

Tags: Uncategorized

David Ben-Gurion dreamed of "a sort of Hebrew Oxford in the Negev." Now BGU is the first Israeli university to partner with England's Oxford University.