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Molecular Genetics

Scientists At The Weizmann Institute Propose A New Theory To The Mystery Of The Origin Of Life
05.06.2000

Prof. Doron Lancet of the Molecular Genetics Department and his students, developed a model, suggesting a new...

Protein Teamwork Drives Damaged Cells To Self-Destruct
12.12.1999
Researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science have recently deciphered part of the cellular events underlying apoptosis --...
Prof. Yosef Shaul
01.10.1999
Prof. Yosef Shaul wanted to be a scientist since his childhood in Iran
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How the Nose Knows
01.10.1999

Smell receptors in our nose have a small "keyhole" whose shape can be altered to accept new odor molecules

How the Nose Knows
01.07.1999
Whether sniffing flowers, fresh-baked bread or the fumes of a passing automobile, the human olfactory system is an...
Life's Twists and Turns
01.05.1999
Communication between physicists and biologists is leading to new insights into DNA...
Blocking Autoimmunity Naturally
01.03.1999

Rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile diabetes and psoriasis are all examples of autoimmunity, a condition in which the...

Lost in Cyberspace? Take GeneCards
01.10.1998

The GeneCards website makes order in the labyrinth of data on human genes

New Delivery System May Improve Gene Therapy
03.12.1997
REHOVOT, Israel - December 3, 1997 - In the genes of an organism, as in real estate, location is key. The functioning of any gene...
Muscle-Bound Cells
01.10.1997
For most of us, building up muscle comes from long hours at the gym. A recent study by Dr. Talila Volk of...

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