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IMRIC Scientists Find A Surprising Link Between Weaning And Glucose Metabolism, With Implications For Diabetes And Cell Regeneration

Prof. Yuval Dor

A newly-discovered developmental step in the process of beta cell maturation suggests regenerative potential is a trait of mature tissues rather than newly born cells. Researchers will study whether premature weaning affects chances of developing diabetes.

IMRIC Scientists Develop A Novel Method To Suppress Malaria Parasite’s Virulence Genes, Break The Code Of Its Immune Evasion

Revealed: how malaria evades the immune response by using long noncoding RNA to express one gene while silencing others

Scientists Map Brains Of The Blind To Solve Mysteries Of Human Brain Specialization

Amir Amedi with the EyeMusic set

New research suggests unexpected brain connectivity can lead to fast brain specialization, allowing humans to adapt to the rapid technological and cultural innovation of our generation