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BackgroundHandwriting is a communication medium that enables the presentation of knowledge and serves as a critical tool in gaining insights about the writer's characteristics and situation.While handwriting difficulties are common among school-aged children (dysgraphia, learning disabilities, ...
Background Mycoplasmas are a group of bacteria characterized by unique features - they are the smallest replicating, free-living bacteria. Comprising a minimal genome and lacking a cell wall, properties making difficulties in research and diagnosis. Mycoplasmas are very common inhabitants of ...
Background As genetic knowledge rapidly expands, the number of genetic problems that can be detected at an early stage increases, and determination of which tests to perform becomes increasingly difficult. Primary care physicians that previously had been able to provide full and accurate ...
Scientific Contact: Mordechai Shohat
|Human Cell-Based Model of Varicella Zoster Virus Latency and Reactivation for Use in Herpes Zoster Drug Discovery and Testing (BIRAD)|
Background: Herpes zoster (shingles), which results from reactivation of latent varicella zoster virus (VZV) is a common disease, with 2 million new cases in the USA alone each year. It is frequently complicated by acute pain, diverse neurological sequelae and difficult-to-treat chronic pain known ...
Scientific Contact: Ron Goldstein
|Measuring Retinal Blood Flow and Blood-Retinal Barrier as Novel Tools for the Diagnosis of Retinopathies (BGN)|
The retina is the nervous tissue in the eyes allowing the transformation of visual stimuli into nerve impulses which are transferred to the brain. The blood supply to the retina comprises of distinct vessels which are separated from the retinal extracellular space by the blood-retinal barrier ...
Scientific Contact: Alon Friedman
|Medical Image Categorization (Yissum)|
Classifying medical images for enhanced diagnoses Categories Data mining, Diagnostics, Imaging, Bioinformatics Development Stage Algorithm completed; in use for pathology and melanoma Patent Status US patent granted 6,631,204 Market Size U.S. medical imaging software ...
Summary Monoclonal antibodies to IgE Description: Rat monoclonal anti-IgE antibodies that was generated by fusion of plasmacytoma (84.1C) or myeloma (EM953) cells with splenocytes of rat immunized with purified murine IgE mAb. The antibodies react with various IgE mAb of different ...
Summary A novel diagnostic test to identify individuals with increased risk of lung cancer. Lung cancer is the number one killer among cancers, with 160,000 deaths/year in the USA and 1.6 million/year worldwide. Early detection of lung cancer increases 5-year survival rate from 4% to 54%. ...
Scientific Contact: Zvi Livneh
|Near Field Camera (Technion)|
Background The ability to resolve images with smaller than wavelength features (achieving super-resolution) benefits the fields of bio-medicine, microscopy, metrology inspection and process control in the micro and nano-lithography industry. Current ...
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