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Chelsea win Champions League 2021

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Chelsea win Champions League after defeating Man City in final, Man City 0-1 Chelsea: After Kai Havertz’s first-half strike, an imperious defensive display saw the Blues crowned champions of Europe for a second time Chelsea left with the pure joy of lifting club football’s greatest trophy in front of their fans, Manchester City left to […]

Catching COVID in first, second trimester won’t harm baby – study

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Catching COVID in first, second trimester won’t harm baby – study, The study followed 55 women who contracted coronavirus during their first or second trimester of pregnancy to evaluate fetal well-being, growth and placental function, among other related factors. Babies born to women who contracted COVID-19 in the first and second trimesters are just as […]

Coronavirus: Travelers to pay to get tested for flying – Health Ministry

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Coronavirus: Travelers to pay to get tested for flying – Health Ministry, As first tourists land in Israel, rapid serological tests which are supposed to be offered at Ben-Gurion Airport are yet to be provided. Travelers who wish to leave or enter Israel will now have to pay for their coronavirus PCR test, the Health […]

COVID-19 vaccination: 49% of Israeli parents say will jab teens – survey

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COVID-19 vaccination: 49% of Israeli parents say will jab teens – survey, Health Ministry says ruling on vaccination of 12- to 15-year-olds expected next week About half of the general public will be willing to vaccinate their 12- to 15-year-old children if the Health Ministry recommends it, according to a survey released this week by […]

Israeli company uses AI to detect breast cancer, gets EU authorization

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Israeli company uses AI to detect breast cancer, gets EU authorization, The application is web-based, therefore accessible from anywhere and analyzes biopsies’ slides. Israeli technology employing artificial intelligence to detect breast cancer has obtained European Union approval, Ibex Medical Analytics announced Wednesday. Tel Aviv-based Ibex was established in 2016 and is focused on developing AI […]

Saying goodbye to Israel’s COVID-19 restrictions

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Saying goodbye to Israel’s COVID-19 restrictions, HEALTH AFFAIRS: Health officials say ‘reasonable’ to remove rules, but proper disease monitoring should be maintained More than a year since Israel first went to battle against coronavirus, victory has been declared. The Health Ministry announced last Sunday that when the existing coronavirus restrictions expire at the end of […]

Genesis Group donates $4 million to European Jewish institutions

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Genesis Group donates $4 million to European Jewish institutions, The philanthropy group decline to specify the cost of the project in Spain. The Genesis Philanthropy Group, which funds Jewish identity-building efforts for Russian-speaking and other Jews around the world, has allocated over $4 million to help Jewish organizations in Europe with financial problems related to […]

BGU researchers find promising target for cancer treatment

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BGU researchers find promising target for cancer treatment, The researchers have only studied the mechanism in breast cancer models so far, but are currently expanding it to other cancer types as well. Researchers from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have discovered a novel mechanism which is a promising target for cancer therapeutics to optimize […]

Advancing health technology at the Global Investment Forum

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Advancing health technology at the Global Investment Forum, “We are at a very unique point in the evolution of medical technology” On June 2, statesmen, scientists, and businesspeople from Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, China, India, and Morocco will converge in Dubai to participate in the Global Investment Forum sponsored by the Khaleej Times […]

Israeli scientists use bats to uncover neural code for spatial perception

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Israeli scientists use bats to uncover neural code for spatial perception, The team’s innovative experiment required the building a 200-meter-long “bat tunnel” – an elongated opaque greenhouse of sorts – on the Weizmann Institute campus, the first of its kind in the world A new study by researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science in […]