Israeli study reveals evolutionary reason for women feeling colder than men

October 6, 2021 by  
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Researchers at Tel Aviv University’s School of Zoology have offered a new evolutionary explanation for the familiar phenomenon of women feeling colder than men, concluding that this is not unique to humans, with many male species of endotherms, birds, and mammals, preferring a cooler temperature than the females. Read more

‘Double Agents’: Israeli study explores interaction between immune system and cancer

October 4, 2021 by  
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A new Tel Aviv University study, which examined the response of the immune system to cancer, may help the war against the ailment. Read more

Israeli study discovers white blood cells can help destroy malignant tumorus

September 14, 2021 by  
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A new study at Tel Aviv University found that eosinophils, a type of white blood cells, are recruited to the battle against cancer metastases in the lungs. Read more

Israeli scientists 3D-Bioprint tumour, enable rapid treatment

August 19, 2021 by  
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Researchers at Tel Aviv University declared a scientific breakthrough when they printed an entire active and viable glioblastoma tumour using a 3D printer. Read more

Changes in lung tissue indicate preparation for supporting the growth of disseminated breast cancer cells

August 5, 2021 by  
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A new study from Tel Aviv University discovered changes in healthy lung tissue which indicate preparation to receive metastases. Read more

Continuing the Jewish tradition: Israeli students win World Debating Championship

July 15, 2021 by  
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Gil Peled and Assaf Hanani, students from the Tel Aviv University Debate Club, won the prestigious World Universities Debating Championship (WUDC) Wednesday night after beating students from the best universities in the world, including Harvard, Stanford, Oxford, Cambridge and more. Read more

An unhappy marriage could cause a stroke

June 23, 2021 by  
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A new Tel Aviv University study reveals that perceiving marriage as unsuccessful is a significant predictor of death from a stroke and premature death among men, no less than well-known risk factors such as smoking and lack of physical activity. Read more

Using DNA technology, Israeli researchers discern new clues to piece together Dead Sea Scrolls

June 4, 2020 by  
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Using DNA technology, Israeli researchers have uncovered new clues about the origins of the Dead Sea Scrolls, providing a new glimpse into Jewish life during the final days of the Second Temple period. Read more

Israeli researchers discover evidence of biblical kingdom of Edom in south

September 19, 2019 by  
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Israeli researchers from Tel Aviv University have uncovered evidence of the ancient Kingdom of Edom, giving credence to the Biblical narrative. Read more

Tel Aviv University scientists develop novel nano-vaccine for melanoma

August 7, 2019 by  
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Researchers at Tel Aviv University have developed a novel nano-vaccine for melanoma, the most aggressive type of skin cancer. Read more

Violent anti-Semitism rose by 13% worldwide in 2018, according to new report

May 2, 2019 by  
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Violent anti-Semitic attacks rose by 13% worldwide in 2018, with the highest number of incidents reported in Western democracies including the United States, the United Kingdom, France and Germany, an annual report revealed. Read more

Researchers at Tel Aviv University discover potential new treatment for epilepsy

May 1, 2019 by  
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Researchers at Tel Aviv University have discovered that a drug used to treat multiple sclerosis may help epilepsy patients. Read more

On the other hand

July 7, 2018 by  
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In Israel, summer has kicked in with cloudless skies, soaring temperatures and schools out for at least eight weeks…writes Michael Kuttner. Read more

Learn online about the Holocaust

January 28, 2015 by  
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To mark the  International Holocaust Memorial Day, FutureLearn, a social medialearning platform, has launched free online courses exploring the history and ongoing scholarship of the Holocaust…one created by Tel Aviv University and the other by Yad Vashem. Read more

Tel Aviv University award for John Howard

February 13, 2014 by  
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The Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University (AFTAU) have launched a Scholarship Fund which will provide financial assistance to students at New South Wales universities wishing to study on exchange at Tel Aviv University. Read more