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A new study reveals that certain gut bacteria may induce metabolic changes following exposure to artificial sweeteners

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A unique experiment explores the connection between the food we eat and our gut microbiota

(l-r) Dr. Sigalit Boura-Halfon, Hadas Shatz-Azoulay, Dr. Eytan Elhanan, Prof. Yehial Zick, Roi Isaac, Dr. Yaron Vinik, Prof. Sanford Simpson, Itai Efodi, Prof. Rivka Pollak and Sarina Striem

“Feel-good” drugs like Prozac may have an unwanted side effect: diabetes

(l-r) Standing: Sharon Kredo, Dr. Tali Melkman Zehavi, Roni Oren. Sitting: Dr. Eran Hornstein, Natali Rivkin, Amitai Mandelbaum

A newly discovered step in insulin production could give researchers new tools to deal with diabetes

Blue reporter gene in embryonic neural crest

Dr. Eran Hornstein has some new ideas about gene regulation

Precise Pattern

Institute scientists show precisely how a diabetes vaccine works

Successful Transplantation from Pig Embryos to Mice
Millions of diabetics face a lifetime of daily injections to replace the insulin their bodies fail to produce, as well as a host of...
Prof. Michael Walker. Linking fat to disease

A protein links high fat levels to diabetes

(l-r) Prof. Irun Cohen and Prof. Eytan Domany. Profiling the immune system
An immunologist and a physicist team up to reveal the "fingerprints" of autoimmune disease...
At the Weizmann Institute
Long dedicated to battling diabetes, researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science are studying all aspects of this...