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בבר-אילן נאחזים בכל שטח ומסרבים להתפנות

By Merav Burstein | Nov 11, 2018

באוניברסיטת בר-אילן פתחו חומר כימי המאפשר לייצר צבעים קוטלי חיידקים קיימים בשוק עוד צבעים כאלה, הנקראים ‘אנטי-בקטריאליים’, אבל החומר החדש זול מהם בסדר גודל, פי שלוש קטלני מהם, פי שבע פחות רעיל לבני אדם, משמר את היכולת הזו הרבה יותר זמן (חודשים ושנים) ומכסה מספר רב של סוגי חיידקים.  פרופ’ שי רהימיפור מהמחלקה לכימה באוניברסיטת […] Read More

This is where transected nerves are regenerated – A new Israeli patent

By Merav Burstein | Sep 13, 2018

Professor Orit Shefi, head of BIU’s Neuro-Engineering and Regeneration Laboratory, in Bar-Ilan’s Faculty of Engineering, has invented a method to dramatically enhance the healing of damage stemming from transected nerves. Successful repair of a transected nerve can restore sensory perception and functional recovery to limbs paralyzed in an accident or an injury. This invention has […] Read More

Isotopia Company and Prof. Rachela Popovtzer of Bar-Ilan University are developing an innovative method for diagnosis and treatment of cancer

By Merav Burstein | Jun 3, 2018

The Israeli Isotopia Company, in collaboration with Prof. Rachela Popovtzer of Bar-Ilan University, is conducting a joint study to develop a radioactive marker, based on nanoparticles, for the detection of cancer.   The goal of this research is to facilitate, for the first time, the distinction between tumors and inflammation. The most common imaging method for […] Read More

CogniFiber has been selected to take part in Intel’s Ingenuity Partner Program (Intel IPP)

By Merav Burstein | Apr 10, 2018

As part of the program, CogniFiber will be mentored by experts from Intel’s business organizations, will be exposed to state-of-the-art technology, along with an educational infrastructure and local and international events. CogniFiber has been chosen to participate in the fourth cycle of Intel’s prestigious program for leveraging startups. The program’s framework is based on a […] Read More

Researchers Invent Nano-Drops That Improve Nearsightedness and Farsightedness

By Merav Burstein | Mar 8, 2018

  Nano-Drops May Offer New Alternative to Current Methods of Vision Correction Ramat Gan, Israel — A revolutionary, cutting-edge technology, developed by researchers at Bar-Ilan University’s Institute of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (BINA), has the potential to provide a new alternative to eyeglasses, contact lenses, and laser correction for refractive errors. The technology, known as Nano-Drops, […] Read More

ContinUse Biometrics one of ten start-ups to take first place in 2018 Prism Awards for breakthrough applications in photonics

By Merav Burstein | Feb 13, 2018

Company recognized for its development by Bar-Ilan University engineering professor of a biometric sensing system that detects biomedical parameters from a distance without human contact Israeli start-up ContinUse Biometrics is among the ten first-place winners of the prestigious 2018 Prism Award (the Oscar of the photonics industry) for the Medical and Health category.  The company […] Read More