Israel Uses BGU Algorithm for Quick COVID-19 Testing
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
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
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
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
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
New BGU research finds a link between fat levels and autism. Could diet prevent the onset of the disease?
The Effect of COVID-19 on Developing Countries
BGU’s Medical School for International Health spearheads forum on COVID-19 in low-income countries.
Save the Class of COVID-19
BGU students are experiencing significant economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. An estimated one out of five is at risk of dropping out, while 70% are facing an increased need for financial aid.
Negev Cisterns May Date Back to the Time of Abraham
New BGU research finds that open cisterns hold the key to understanding ancient life in the Negev.
Why Interest Rates May Not Fall Below Zero
BGU research finds risk-taking decreases in negative interest rate scenarios and the Fed is taking note.