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cCAM Biotherapeutics Receives FDA Approval to Initiate Phase 1 Trial for CM-24, a Novel Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor for Cancer Immunotherapy סיקאם ביות'רפיוטיקס בע"מ קיבל את האישור ליזום ניסוי קליני לסרטן

First-in-human Phase 1 trial expected to commence in Q1 2015 MISGAV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–cCAM Biotherapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel cancer immunotherapies, announced today that it has received approval form the US Food and Drug ...

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Pluristem’s PLX Stem Cells Protect Neurons Depleted of Oxygen פלוריסטם הודיעה כי מחקר בתאי השלייה של החברה התקבל לפרסום

Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq:PSTI, TASE:PSTI) announced that a study of its PLacental eXpanded (PLX) cells was accepted for publication in the February 2015 issue of Biochimica et Biophysica Acta Molecular Cell Research. The study shows that PLX cells protect various nerve cells from death after ...

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Compugen Announces Cancer Research Collaboration with Johns Hopkins University קומפיוג'ן הודיעה על שיתוף פעולה עם אוניברסיטת ג'ונס הופקינס במחקר על סרטן

Compugen (NASDAQ:CGEN; TASE:CGEN) has entered into a multi-year research collaboration with Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine to evaluate novel “immune checkpoint” candidates discovered by Compugen for potential treatment of cancer. The research will be directed by Johns Hopkins University’s Prof. Drew Pardoll ...

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Weizmann Institute Study Demonstrates Behavioral Changes After Olfactory ‘Sleep Learning’ על פי מחקר חדש במכון וייצמן, לימוד דרך חוש הריח בזמן שינה גורם לשינויים התנהגותיים

A new study at Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot shows that olfactory conditioning during sleep can affect changes in behavior. Published today in The Journal of Neuroscience, Dr. Anat Arzi of Prof. Noam Sobel‘s Olfaction Research group presented cigarette smokers who ...

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Scientists at Weizmann Develop Adaptive Optics Microscope that Focuses Through Thick Layers מדענים בויצמן המציאו מיקרוסקופ עם אופטיקה מסתגלת המסוגלת להתמקד דרך שכבות עבות

Study of diseased tissue and biological samples through a microscope can often be complicated by multiple layers of surrounding tissues. The resulting image may be too distorted to be of any value. Although there are modern microscopes that compensate for this using fluorescent ...

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Researchers at Bar Ilan University Find Epigenetic Link Between Mother’s Diet and Offspring’s Risk of Obesity חוקרים באוניברסיטת בר אילן מצאו קשר אפיגנטי בין התזונה של האם והסיכון להשמנת ילדיה

Does a mother’s diet affect her child’s risk of obesity? A recent study at Bar Ilan University’s Faculty of Life Sciences shows evidence of an epigenetic link. Published in the September 2014 issue of The FASEB Journal, the research used ...

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