Latest Research News

The Conversation Article: "No Nobel, But Epigenetics Finally Gets The Recognition It Deserves"

Thursday, October 17th, 2013


Epigentics is the study of how chemical changes caused by our environment can alter our gene expression – without altering DNA...

2013 Kaye Innovation Award Recipients Includes Two IMRIC Researchers

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

The annual Kaye Innovation Awards at the Hebrew University were established in 1993 by Isaac Kaye, a pharmaceutical chemist who has become very...

IMRIC Scientists Are ‘Itching’ To Help You Stop Scratching

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
Dr. Alexander Binshtok

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and in Boston have come up with new findings that can stop the itching through...

Featured Collaborations

Breast Cancer Research

The IMRIC collaboration between McGill University and Hebrew University brings together two top scientists who have each made their mark in the world of cancer research. Their partnership will bring us closer to understanding how tumors, like organs, develop "stem cells" that circulate and implant themselves in other parts of the body.

Diabetes Research

This IMRIC collaboration partners Hebrew University's Yuval Dor with the University of Alberta's James Shapiro, Director of the Clinical Islet Transplant Program.