Ray of Hope
Hebrew University scientists are working with Jordanian colleagues to improve air quality in the region and reduce transboundary pollution transport08-11-2007
Catching Terrorists Red Handed!
A scientist at the Hebrew University has discovered a way to literally catch terrorists red-handed30-10-2007
Bacteria "talking to each other"
Development of a new class of antibiotic medications could be on its way as a result of research by Hebrew University scientists25-10-2007
"Land of Milk and Honey"
Archaeological proof of the Biblical description of Israel really as “the land of milk and honey” (or at least the latter) has been uncovered03-09-2007
New Way to Combat Wrinkles
Antioxidant to retard wrinkles has been discovered by Hebrew University researcher30-08-2007
Role Seen for Cannabis in Helping Alleviate Allergic Skin Disease
Administering a substance found in the cannabis plant can help the body’s natural protective system alleviate an allergic skin disease16-08-2007
Korean Mummies may Provide Clues to Combat Hepatitis B
For the first time ever samples of hepatitis B have been found on mummified bodies which could provide crucial information in the evolution of the virus23-07-2007
HU Accepted into International Ivy League of Advanced Institutes
The Hebrew University is the tenth member to join the consortium of the world's leading advanced academic institutes15-07-2007
No More Choking and Burning Eyes!
Allergies, like the common cold and asthma, have defied the best efforts of modern medicine to cure them - now an HU student has come up with a new approach that offers hope for getting rid of them27-06-2007
New Method for Combating Prostate Cancer
A method of inhibiting the growth of prostate cancer cells has been developed by the Hebrew University20-06-2007
Miniature Robot for Keyhole Neurosurgery
An invention by an HU researcher has made it possible for a tiny robot to be used in keyhole neurosurgery05-06-2007
Observing Brain Cell Development in "real time"
For the first time anywhere, a researcher at the Hebrew University has succeeded in observing the generation of neurons in the brain of a mammal in "real time"29-05-2007
King Herod's Tomb Discovered
The long search for Herod the Great’s tomb has ended with the exposure of the remains of his grave on Mount Herodium’s northeastern slope08-05-2007
Siblings of Autistic Children Affected
Younger siblings of children with autism are at risk to suffer from delayed verbal, cognitive and motor development in their early childhood years22-04-2007
German Chancellor to receive honorary doctorate
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to receive an honorary doctor of philosophy degree from the Hebrew University22-03-2007
Success of electrical treatment for tumour removal
Potential breakthrough in minimally invasive surgical removal of tumours has been demonstrated by Hebrew University Professor13-02-2007
Australians Aborigine Youth
Educators of Australian Aborigine youth visited Israel to learn about educational Hebrew University-sponsored programs for children24-01-2007
HU breaks new ground
Hebrew University launches the most comprehensive and cooperative vehicle for cross-disciplinary scientific research ever undertaken23-01-2007
Melanie Phillips Warns of Growing Threat
Outspoken Daily mail columnist warns of growing threat of Islamic fundamentalism in Britain04-01-2007
The Iranian Threat
One day conference entitled "In the Eye of the Storm: Iran in Global Perspectives" held at the Hebrew University04-01-2007