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 Leukemia cells. Image: Wikimedia commons, NIH
29.05.2012

Research led by Weizmann Institute scientists shows why leukemia often returns
 

Prof. Zelig Eshhar. New approach to fighting cancer
04.10.2011

Pools of donor immune cells could reduce the cost and expand the applications of an experimental cancer treatment.

Universal Donor Immune Cells
24.07.2011

An approach developed at the Weizmann Institute could make a cancer therapy cheaper and more effective

Genes that delay cell division exhibit reduced levels of expression (left) after exposure to a second, delayed pulse of growth factor. Those in cells receiving a single pulse (right box) maintained high expression levels
21.07.2011

A gene that keeps cell division in check may hold clues to chemotherapy resistance. 

(l-r) Prof. Varda Rotter, Dr. Eldad Tzahor, Dr. Ariel Rinon, Alina Molchadsky and Dr. Rachel Sarig. Migration regulation
22.06.2011

A gene that protects us from cancer is also involved in the timing of a crucial stage of embryonic development.

Eight Hours of Resistance
25.05.2011

Why do cancer cells easily give in to the temptation to divide?
 

Prof. Roy Bar-Ziv and Dr. Lior Nissim. Identifying cancer
07.03.2011

A new genetic sensor kills only the malignant cancer cells in a test tube.

(l-r) Liat Shachnai, Natalie Yivgi-Ohana, Prof. Atan Gross, Maria Maryanovich and Dr. Yehudit Zaltsman-Amir
01.02.2011
A newly-discovered character in the cell suicide drama may be a promising target for anti-cancer drugs
Prof. Meir Wilchek
12.09.2010
In the late 1980s, Prof. Meir Wilchek  developed an immune cancer therapy that employs "T bodies" – white...
Prof. Emeritus Nechama Haran-Ghera
12.09.2010
Haran-Ghera’s research provided the scientific basis for clinical trials of erythropoietin in multiple myeloma and for testing the...

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