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BGU Launches $1 Million Venture Fund for Students

May 23, 2018

Tags: Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

The fund provides students and graduates with micro-grants to jump-start their innovative ideas.

Center for the Study of Rare Genetic Diseases Opens

May 23, 2018

Tags: Medical Research

Researchers, doctors, hospitals, and families will benefit from the knowledge accumulated over many years.

New Therapy Converts Cancer Cells Into Normal Ones

May 16, 2018

Tags: Medical Research, Natural Sciences

Pre-clinical trials demonstrate that this treatment might be effective for lung cancer, triple negative breast cancer and glioblastoma (the type of brain tumor that John McCain is currently battling).

AABGU Donors Honored Posthumously by Israel Embassy

May 15, 2018

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

Howard and Lottie Marcus z"l were among 70 Americans honored for their uniquely valuable contribution.

It Makes Financial Sense to Subsidize IVF

May 15, 2018

Tags: Business & Management

The financial contribution of a person born in vitro is greater than public tax dollars spent on IVF.

BGU Helps Negev Bloom Into High-Tech Hub

May 11, 2018

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs, Robotics & High-Tech

Among BGU's many innovative technologies, are medical startups and healthy aging initiatives.

BGU Warning Leads Hawaii to Ban Sunscreen Ingredient

May 9, 2018

Tags: Natural Sciences

Oxybenzone kills coral reefs by causing serious deformities, DNA damage and endocrine disruption.

This Rehab Robot Challenges You to Tic-Tac-Toe

May 7, 2018

Tags: Robotics & High-Tech

While trying to beat the robot, patients are practicing repetitive reach and grasp rehab exercises.

New Treatment Could Boost Fertility in Women and Men

May 4, 2018

Tags: Medical Research

It increases cell viability and the likelihood of fertilization and embryo generation and implantation.

If You Believe It, It’s True

May 3, 2018

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU study says that people reflexively accept information as accurate if it aligns with their worldview.