Lung fluid may provide basis for cancer-treating vaccines

Scientists say specific proteins found in lung fluid could theoretically be used to develop new methods for diagnosing and possibly treating cancer By NATHAN JEFFAY Fluid from the lungs could be used to develop new methods for diagnosing and possibly treating cancer, according to a new…

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The Formula Technion Team (standing from left): Ahmad Rabi, Ayham Abu Eid, Dima Abu Romi, Doron Shpigel, Muans Omari, Sharon Goldstein, Keren Grinberg, and Itamar Ventura; (kneeling from left): Oriel Mizrahi and Salman Abdalla. Photo by Nitzan Zohar/Technion Spokesperson’s Office

Technion Unveils Its First Autonomous Electric Formula Car

The Formula Student competition in Europe this summer is a platform for new technological developments.   The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology Formula racecar team unveiled the first-ever autonomous electric vehicle in the team’s history since 2012. They designed and built it for the Formula Student International Design…

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Technion Team Develops Rechargeable Silicon Battery

With an eye toward sustainable solutions to the global energy challenge, a Technion research team has created a proof-of-concept for a rechargeable silicon (Si) battery. Rechargeable batteries are particularly necessary for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, which currently relies on Lithium-ion batteries (LIBs). LIBs, however,…

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Groundbreaking AI Research

Technion Researchers Harness the Power of Artificial Intelligence to Tackle the World’s Most Pressing Challenges Technion researchers are harnessing the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to tackle the world’s most-pressing challenges. Their extensive work in the field has positioned the Technion among the world’s leaders…

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AI Predicts Heart Conditions

AI Predicts Heart Conditions

Machine learning in cardiology: Technion scientists use artificial intelligence for atrial fibrillation risk prediction What if a computer told you that you were going to develop a heart condition in five years? You would have time to change your lifestyle, and perhaps mitigate or avoid…

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Tiny Lasers Acting Together as One

International research team uses topological platform to demonstrate coherent array of vertical lasers. Israeli and German researchers have developed a way to force an array of vertical cavity lasers to act together as a single laser – a highly effective laser network the size of…

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3D-Printing Blood Vessel Networks

For the first time, Technion scientists succeeded in forming a network of big and small blood vessels, necessary for supplying blood to implanted tissue Researchers led by Technion Professor Shulamit Levenberg, who specializes in tissue engineering, have succeeded in creating a hierarchical blood vessel network,…

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Technion’s most innovative student projects

From fighting COVID-19 to detecting heart disease, these are some of the Technion’s most innovative student projects in biomedical engineering From detecting cardiovascular disease, to fighting coronavirus, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering students recently presented an array of innovative projects that integrated everything they had learned.During…

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Study reveals why elderly at more risk from Covid-19

More boosters or combining different vaccine types may work better in elderly, based on Technion insights into the aging immune system. Dr. Reem Dowery, left, and Prof. Doron Melamed. The elderly population appears to be more vulnerable to Covid-19, and vaccines are less effective in…

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Technion among world’s top 100 universities

The Shanghai Ranking, which ranks the world’s leading academic institutions, places Technion 94th in the world The Technion is 94th on a list of the world’s top 100 universities, according to a report published yesterday by Shanghai Ranking, the world’s leading index for higher education….

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Groundbreaking Imagery

Researchers at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology have developed an innovative rapid imaging technology and demonstrated its performance in reconstructing the movement of a minute animal. Published in Nature Communications, the development project was headed by Professor Amir Rosenthal, doctoral student Evgeny Hahamovich, and…

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Growing Lymph Vessels in a Lab

Technion scientists have succeeded in producing an engineered lymph vessel network, paving the way for novel lymphedema treatment Technion scientists have managed to grow an engineered human lymphatic vessel network. Published in PNAS, the study was led by postdoctoral fellow Dr. Shira Landau and conducted in…

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Social Impact at the Technion

When homework is an opportunity to help: Technion computer science students joined the Technion Social Hub to make their last-semester projects ones that assist communities and NGOs Come end of term, the Henry and Marilyn Taub Faculty of Computer Science at the Technion held its…

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Goodbye disposables

Technion Makes Dramatic Move: On October 1, 2021, Purchases of Disposables Will Be Discontinued In less than three months, on October 1, 2021, the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology will stop buying disposable utensils. The decision by Technion Executive Vice President & Director General…

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Water From Air

H2OLL, an innovative Atmospheric Water Generator (AWG) technology developed at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, has won the prestigious Water Europe Innovation Award for SMEs. The award was announced in June at the Water Innovation Europe 2021 Conference. Water Europe (WE) is a…

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Fast Charging of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Fast charging is considered to be a key requirement for widespread economic success of electric vehicles. Current lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) offer high energy density, but while they enable sufficient driving range, they take considerably longer to recharge than traditional vehicles. Multiple properties of the applied…

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