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Israeli scientists say they have identified three existing drugs that have good prospects as COVID-19 treatments, reporting that they illustrated a high ability to fight the virus in lab tests. They placed the substances with live SARS‑CoV‑2 and human cells in vitro. The results “showed that […]
Facing climate change together: UAE Minister of Food and Water Security meets Agtech and FoodTech experts at Hebrew University’s School of Agriculture
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister for Food and Water Security Mariam Al-Muhairi met today with representatives of Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) to promote a research and innovation partnership based on FoodTech and Agtech. As part of her visit, Al-Muhairi met with HU’s Professor Mona […]
Near the Toys and the Candy Bars— Comprehensive Hebrew U. Audit Uncovers Tobacco Companies’ Sneaky Tactics to Circumvent Regulators and Target Kids
Smoking among young teens has become an increasingly challenging and costly public healthcare issue. Despite legislation to prevent the marketing of tobacco products to children, tobacco companies have shrewdly adapted their advertising tactics to circumvent the ban and maintain their access to […]
A recent archeological dig in central Israel unearthed evidence that Homo sapiens, humans that inhabit the earth today, likely lived alongside a group of archaic humans known as the Middle Pleistocene Homo. This discovery, and the international collaborations that made it possible, provide the […]
In recent years, the use of medical cannabis to treat sick kids is on the rise, although questions remain about the benefits and safety of such treatments. Now, a team of researchers from the : Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) has completed a first-ever meta-analysis of pediatric patients […]
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