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Bacteriophage EFDG1 at a magnification of 20,000 to 30,000 times. Some phages are still bound to remains of the dead bacteria. (Photo: Ronen Hazan/Hebrew University)

Widening the window of treatment for stroke sufferers

At the end of three months, those receiving minocycline did four times better on the National Institutes of Health stroke scale, which measures vision, facial palsy, movement and speaking ability.In the wake of a stroke the most important thing is …

Israeli study raises questions about prenatal genetic testing

In their conclusions, the Israeli researchers questioned the use of genetic screening for other mild hereditary conditions. (Photo courtesy Tel Aviv University)A comprehensive, first-of-its-kind study by a team of Israeli researchers has raised the issue of whether all genetic screening …