Tel Aviv University researchers discovered that a common multiple sclerosis treatment may have important applications for epilepsy, including Dravet syndrome, which affects children and has a 20 percent mortality rate.
A new medical innovation, developed at Tel Aviv University, uses 'stick it and forget it' skin electrodes affixed to the skin, just like a child's temporary tattoo, and is able to monitor muscle activity which discloses emotions.
A new study conducted by Tel Aviv University (TAU), Cornell University, and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine has claimed to discover genetic proof that the Bene Israel community in western India has Jewish roots.
A new polling of Israeli public opinion, published just days ahead of Israel's Independence Day, shows that the vast majority of citizens understand that the Judea and Samaria region is not "occupied Palestinian land," and that Israel has a right to assert its full sovereignty over the area.
While there has been a dramatic drop in volume of anti-Semitic incidents around the world in 2015, the viciousness and violence of the attacks have dramatically increased, an annual survey of the state of anti-Semitism around the world has found.
Using cutting-edge computerized image processing, an Israeli team of experts discerned that literacy during the First Temple period existed throughout all levels of the administrative, military and priestly systems of the Kingdom of Judah.