Israeli soldiers from the Home Front Command preparing to fly to Nepal to offer aid in the wake of the earthquake. Photo IDF Spokesperson

Israel Defense Force sends its largest humanitarian aid team in years to rescue and treat victims of the deadly Himalayan earthquake.

Prof. Hossam Haick of the Technion

Israel’s ‘electronic nose’ pioneer shows how nanotechnology can improve and simplify diagnosis of an often deadly cancer.

A worker tends tocannabisplants at a growing facility for Tikun Olam near the northern city of Safed. Photo by Abir Sultan/FLASH 90

Israeli research and development in traditional areas like agriculture technologies are crystallizing into new market areas for cannabis.

The anopheles mosquito carries the deadly Plasmodium falciparum parasite.

Israeli scientists develop a novel method to suppress malaria parasite’s virulence genes so that it cannot evade the immune system.

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