Schulich Leaders Enjoy Round Table with HU President Asher Cohen


Students excelling in STEM felds who are part of the Schulich Leader Scholarship Program were celebrated this week in an event with Hebrew Univerity President Prof. Asher Cohen.

The event was kicked off by Ram Semo, Director of the Division for Advancement and External Relations who welcomed the University's elite Schulich Leaders.

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Hebrew University's Israel Institute for Advanced Studies Welcomes New Director, Professor Yitzhak Hen


Hebrew University's Israel Institute for Advanced Studies (IIAS) welcomes its newest director, Professor Yitzhak Hen.
 
Beginning June 2018, Hen will head the IIAS, a national institution devoted to academic research located at the Edmond J. Safra campus at Givat Ram.
 

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Reducing endocannabinoid system’s activity may help protect the kidney health of individuals with obesity


New study provides insight on the mechanisms behind the development of kidney damage due to obesity, points to a potential target for protecting the kidney health of individuals with obesity

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Nanoscale chip system measures light from a single bacterial cell to enable portable chemical detection


Further development could open door to on-chip biological and chemical sensing applications, e.g. detecting chemicals in real-time continuous flow systems and even in an open-air environment

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