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End of COVID-19 Peak in Israel Is Only Weeks Away

August 31, 2020

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

BGU analytical model predicts end of COVID-19 peak in Israel is near and another lockdown will not be needed.

COVID-19 in Wastewater Poses Serious Health Threat

August 30, 2020

Tags: Desert & Water Research

BGU group is concerned about how long coronavirus survives in wastewater and how it may impact water sources.

AI Firewall Protects Hospital Patients From Cyberattacks

August 30, 2020

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

The BGU-developed system filters out wrong instructions from computers to medical devices.

Can Consuming Your Own Poop Help With Weight Loss?

August 27, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

A BGU study finds taking microbiome capsules of your own feces can help keep the pounds off after dieting.

Israel Uses BGU Algorithm for Quick COVID-19 Testing

August 21, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

The NY Times reports on a BGU-developed pooling method that tests as many as 48 people at once.

The Risk of Less Epidemic Research After Outbreaks

August 19, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

A BGU study finds decreased epidemic research after an outbreak leaves us ill-prepared for the next pandemic.

Israel’s First National Autism Database Launches

August 19, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

A new database at BGU’s National Autism Research Center of Israel will improve autism diagnosis and treatment.

TB Vaccine May Lessen COVID-19 Illness

August 14, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

The protection appears to be significant for those 24 and younger who were vaccinated in the last 15 years.

The Forgotten Legacy of 20th Century Pandemics

August 13, 2020

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU's Prof. Beiner predicts whether COVID-19 will fade from collective memory like the forgotten flu of 1918.

Fixing Fat Levels May Lower Risk of Autism

August 13, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

New BGU research finds a link between fat levels and autism. Could diet prevent the onset of the disease?