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T cell

Prof. Meir Wilchek
In the late 1980s, Prof. Meir Wilchek  developed an immune cancer therapy that employs "T bodies" – white...
Bound to Identify Intruders
A team of scientists from the Weizmann Institute, Germany and France has revealed, at a resolution of milliseconds,...
(l-r) Oleg Butovsky, Noga Ron, Prof. Michal Schwartz and Yaniv Ziv. Mental immunity

Immune cells may have some surprising functions helping us learn and remember

How HIV Disables the Cells' Call for Help
Weizmann Institute Scientists discover how an HIV protein fragment shuts down an immune response. Their finding may have...
Cancer Therapy Penetrates Bone
A new method may help treat cancer that has metastasized to the bone marrow
Dr. Jonathan Kipnis and Prof. Michal Schwartz. The immune connection

A new study shows that a healthy immune system is key to a healthy brain

Prof. David Harel, graduate student Sol Efroni and Prof. Irun Cohen. Survival of the fittest

Of every hundred "cadet" blood stem cells, only a select few complete the immune system’s rigorous training

Prof. Gideon Berke.

Sometimes the good guys turn against their comrades in arms

Israeli Scientists Block the Progression of Type I Diabetes
A team of researchers led by Prof. Irun Cohen of the Weizmann Institute of Science has developed a unique approach for halting the...
Illustration: Spinal cord injury and repair

Rats with spinal injuries show improvement after immune cell treatment