My watch list
my.bionity.com  
Login  

593 Current news from israel

rss
matching the following criteria

New defence mechanism against viruses discovered

15-09-2014

Researchers have discovered that a known quality control mechanism in human, animal and plant cells is active against viruses. They think it might represent one of the oldest defence mechanisms against viruses in evolutionary history. When it comes to defence against viruses, the immune system ...

more

image description
Mice and men share a diabetes gene

15-09-2014

A joint work by EPFL, ETH Zürich and the CHUV has identified a pathological process that takes place in both mice and humans towards one of the most common diseases that people face in the industrialized world: type 2 diabetes. This work was conducted in Johan Auwerx's (EPFL) and Ruedi ...

more

Roche’s RoACTEMRA receives EU approval for use in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)

12-09-2014

Roche announced that RoACTEMRA (tocilizumab) has received approval from the European Commission for use in patients with severe, active and progressive RA who previously have not been treated with methotrexate (MTX). Treating the disease at this critical early phase may prevent irreversible ...

more

Roche announces change in Board of Directors

08-09-2014

Roche announced that Arthur D. Levinson has resigned from the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Arthur D. Levinson made this decision so as to avoid any conflict of interest given his role as Chief Executive Officer at Calico. "I would like to thank Art for his many important ...

more

image description
Nanoscale assembly line

28-08-2014

ETH researchers have realised a long-held dream: based on an industrial assembly line, they have developed a minuscule production line for the assembly of biological molecules. Cars, planes and many electronic products are now built with the help of sophisticated assembly lines. Mobile assembly ...

more

Janssen Affiliate Cilag GmbH International Acquires Covagen AG

27-08-2014

Cilag GmbH International, an affiliate of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced that it has acquired Covagen AG, a privately-held, biopharmaceutical company specializing in the development of multispecific protein therapeutics through the FynomAb® technology ...

more

Astonishing regeneration potential of the pancreas

25-08-2014

Up until puberty, the pancreas is more adaptable and possesses a greater potential for self-healing than had previously been assumed. This is the conclusion reached by a study with mice funded through the National Research Programme "Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine" (NRP 63). Approximately ...

more

Missing Protein Restored in Patients with Muscular Dystrophy

22-08-2014

Advances in the treatment of muscular dystrophy: For the first time, a research team has succeeded in restoring a missing repair protein in skeletal muscle of patients with muscular dystrophy. Researchers from the University and the University Hospital of Basel, Department of Biomedicine and ...

more

Seals Introduced Tuberculosis to the New World

22-08-2014

Seals carried tuberculosis from Africa to the Peruvian coast a new study in the journal 'nature' shows. Scientists including Mireia Coscollá Devís and Sebastien Gagneux from Swiss TPH analyzed 1000 years old human skeletons from Peru and discovered M. pinnipedii, a relative of the human ...

more

image description
Innate Lymphoid Cells Elicit T Cell Responses

21-08-2014

In case of an inflammation the body releases substances that increase the immune defense. During chronic inflammation, this immune response gets out of control and can induce organ damage. A research group from the Department of Biomedicine at the University and the University Children’s Hospital ...

more

Page 1 From 60
Subscribe to e-mail updates relating to your search

You will receive via e-mail the latest search results matching your search criteria. This service is free of charge and can be cancelled at any time.

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE