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Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Stress Drugs Taken Prior to Surgery May Reduce Metastatic Recurrence
The body's stress inflammatory response is an active agent of cancer metastasis, TAU researchers say.
Monday, August 7, 2017


Cultural Activities May Influence the Way We Think
A new learning model may explain how culture helped shape human cognition and memory, TAU researcher says.
Friday, August 4, 2017


Marine Vessels are Unsuspecting Hosts of Invasive Species
Half of the ships passing along the Mediterranean coast of Israel carry damaging ascidians, TAU researchers say.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017


Inauguration of Steinhardt Museum of Natural History Celebrated at TAU on June 26
Historic event held in presence of philanthropist Michael Steinhardt and family, TAU governors, board members and faculty.
Friday, July 7, 2017


Baxter, Ramot at TAU and Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Partner to Bring New Surgical Innovations Worldwide
Agreements will explore potential applications of promising early-stage research in areas of unmet need.
Friday, July 7, 2017


Wild Wheat Genome Sequencing Provides "Time Tunnel" Capable of Boosting Future Food Production and Safety
Wednesday, June 28, 2017


3,000-Year-Old Textiles Are Earliest Evidence of Chemical Dyeing in The Levant
Discovery provides insight into society and copper production in the Timna region at the time of David and Solomon, TAU researchers say.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017


Zuckerman Scholar Launches State-of-the-Art Laser Laboratory at TAU
Dr. Ishay Pomerantz hopes to lower the cost and size of particle accelerators for more practical social applications.
Friday, June 23, 2017


The Brain Mechanism Behind Multitasking
The brief reactivation of a learned memory can block interference from competing tasks, TAU researchers say.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017


DNA Delivery Technology Joins Battle Against Drug-Resistant Bacteria
New tool is major milestone against lethal condition, TAU researchers say.
Monday, June 19, 2017


Cardiac Stem Cells from Heart Disease Patients May Be Harmful
TAU researchers discover molecular pathway involved in toxic interaction between host cells and immune system.
Thursday, June 15, 2017


Multispectral Imaging Reveals Ancient Hebrew Inscription Undetected for Over 50 Years
Military correspondence from the First Temple period discovered on reverse side of well-studied artifact at The Israel Museum, TAU researchers say.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Earliest Human Impact on the Environment Took Place 11,500 Years Ago
The earliest geological indication of humans' impact on the environment discovered in the Dead Sea, TAU researchers say.
Monday, June 5, 2017


TAU in the Media

A Genetic Oddity May Give Octopuses and Squids Their Smarts
The New York Times features TAU biophysicist Eli Eisenberg in this story about a genetic mechanism that makes octopuses and squids "the most intelligent invertebrates."
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Found: Fresh Clues to Mystery of King Solomon's Mines
National Geographic reports on major findings from TAU's Timna Valley excavation project.
Monday, April 2, 2017

Ancient Jars Hold Clues About Earth’s Fluctuating Magnetic Fields
A New York Times report on TAU Prof. Erez Ben-Yosef's groundbreaking study of the earth's magnetic field..
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The Schools That Graduate The Most Billion-Dollar Startup Founders
TAU ranks in the top ten when it comes to start-ups with billion dollar valuations, Forbes reports.
Friday, January 27, 2017

Electronic Tattoos Offer Convenience to Medical Tech
US News & World Report profiles TAU Prof. Yael Hanein and her "electronic tattoo."
Friday, July 15, 2016

Cures for Age-Old Problems
The Jewish Journal highlights recent TAU medical breakthroughs for the baby-boom generation.
Friday, June 24, 2016

A Genetic Disease In The Family
The Jewish Week reports on how a very personal connection to familial dysautonomia drives a Tel Aviv University scientist's search for a cure.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016


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