Ebola Antibodies at Work

Ebola Antibodies at Work

Scientists in Israel and Germany show, on the molecular level, how an experimental vaccine offers long-term protection against the disease 07.10.2019 The glycoprotein spike complex of the Ebola virus bound by a neutralizing antibody isolated from a vaccinated...
The Basic Bacterial Defense

The Basic Bacterial Defense

A newly-discovered immune system in bacteria is the distance ancestor of one in our own cell 26.09.2019 E coli with and without active CBASS defenses against viral infection. Between 40 min. and and hour, those with active systems (l) committed suicide; while after an...
Firework Memories

Firework Memories

Weizmann Institute scientists have uncovered a neuronal mechanism central to human free recal 15.08.2019 Extraterrestrial scientists landing in a football stadium would be struck by the sight of the crowd suddenly standing up and shouting in unison. In a similar...
Gut Microbes May Affect the Course of ALS

Gut Microbes May Affect the Course of ALS

Researchers isolated a molecule that may be under-produced in the guts of patients 22.07.2019 Gut microbes such as these were found to have altered levels in ALS patients Researchers at the Weizmann Institute of Science have shown in mice that intestinal microbes,...