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‘Landmark agreement’ signed between Bar-Ilan Institute and UN Nano Lab

Jerusalem Post, May 10, 2018 - By Judy Siegel-Itzkovich ‘Landmark agreement’ signed between Bar-Ilan Institute and UN Nano Lab At INL, 100 researchers from 30 countries conduct research in all fields of nanotechnology. Established a decade ago by the governments of Spain and.
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New eyedrops could repair corneas, make glasses unneccessary

“This is a new concept for correcting refractory problems.” By Judy Siegel-Itzkovich February 22, 2018 A Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Bar-Ilan University ophthalmologist has invented and patented “nanodrops” which – when placed on pigs’ corneas – have produced improvements in short-sightedness.
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New AI Software Predicts Where the Next Car Accident is Most Likely to Happen

Developed by Israeli researchers, the software outputs optimal daily traffic police patrol schedules. Israeli police is planning to start testing the technology soon CTECH by Calcalist / Yoav Stoler 1.01.18 Photo: Gil Nehushtan Israel's police force will soon be battling the country's mounting.
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Yazidi Women Suffering from High Percentage of C-PTSD, New Study Finds

As the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) stormed Iraq and attempted to conquer the country in 2014, its members committed genocide against the Yazidi population, a Kurdish religious minority. Men were systematically executed. Women were captured, forced into.
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