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BGU prof. manipulates protein to disrupt and destroy brain cancer

A professor at Israel’s Ben-Gurion University has developed treatments that will either destroy cancerous stem cells or reverse their chemical properties into non-cancerous cells....

Battling cancer to help others survive

When Tali Ayal was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer, she never imagined she'd be on the other side of the helping hand that got...

American actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus has breast cancer

Today, American actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus announced that she was diagnosed with breast cancer. The actress just broke the record for the most Emmys won...

FDA approves groundbreaking treatment for childhood leukemia

Novartis' Kymriah is the first FDA-approved drug that uses CAR-T technology, which genetically engineers patients' own blood cells to fight childhood leukemia.jwplayer("jwplayer").setup({ ...

All-cash deal: Gilead Sciences buys Israeli firm for almost $12B ‎‎‎

The Los Angeles-based Kite Pharma company, which was established by an Israeli professor, will be sold for almost $12 billion. The deal has already...

Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis passes away at 91

The famous American comedian actor, film director and producer has passed away at the age of 91. Jerry Lewis suffered from many medical issues,...

Senior-level Republican, Likud political consultant passed away

Senior-level political consultant Arthur J. Finkelstein, who advised many Republicans and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, passed away as a result of lung cancer...

Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

After undergoing a medical procedure, US Senator John McCain was diagnosed with brain cancer. The Republican nominee in the 2008 presidential election might have...

Hadassah crisis: Parents quit mediation over Health Minister’s failure to arrive

The parents of children treated for cancer at the Hadassah hospital announced they were withdrawing from the mediation process, which was launched only two...

Exclusive: Hadassah CEO offered doctors $100,000 in February to prevent resignation

Two of the resigning doctors said they were offered a research grant of $100,000 to stay at Hadassah, but rejected it and chose to...