Dr. Alon Zaslaver (L) and Caenorhabditis elegans, adult hermaphrodite [...]
At first glance, world-renowned Israeli virologist Dr. Madeleine Mumcuoglu does not seem like the sort of person you expect to come up with what could turn out to be a cure for one of humanity’s biggest threats today – the avian flu.
The Varroa miteis a scourge of honeybees across the globe. Chemical compounds to combat these parasites however, are outdated and are growing increasingly ineffective.
Cannabidiol could be used to treat obesity. Cannabis could have a role in treating obesity-related fatty liver disease, according to a Hebrew University project that has been awarded funding by a UK-Israeli startup.