Jul 9th, 2020July 2020: UC Berkeley-TAU joint COVID-19 online seminar The Koret-Berkeley-Tel Aviv-Initiative in Computational Biology (KBT) hosted two online seminars on studies of COVID-19. This was part of the joint seminar series between the Center of Computational Biology at UC Berkeley and the Edmond J. Safra Center for Bioinformatics at TAU.
Jul 5th, 2020July 2020: UCSF-TAU grants in computational biology and drug discovery QBI/UCSF in collaboration with the Edmond J. Safra Center for Bioinformatics and the Blavatnik Center for Drug Discovery at TAU are announcing an RFA.
Jul 2nd, 2020June 2020: Stern speaks in UCSF Coronavirus Symposium Dr. Adi Stern presented her Covid-19 research in QBI/UCSF Coronavirus Research Group Symposium.
Jun 29th, 2020June 2020: A. Rubinstein helps propel ultra-orthodox women into high tech Dr. Amir Rubinstein is an academic advisor in the Adva program for ultra-orthodox women.
Jun 29th, 2020June 2020: High school kids learn Computer Science during pandemic from Chor Many schoolchildren from all over Israel took the final exam in June 2020 at TAU, to gain academic credit.
Jun 24th, 2020June 2019: Miller wins the Azrieli fellowship Congratulations to Danielle Miller, Edmond J. Safra PhD fellow, who won the Azrieli fellowship for excellent PhD students in the sciences.
Jun 8th, 2020June 2020: Burstein, Mayrose and Tuller in a new Genome Editing Consortium The Israel Innovation Authority has announced the establishment of the CRISPR-IL consortium. The TAU team consists of three Edmond J. Safra members, Dr. Dudu Burstein, Prof. Itay Mayrose (Life Sciences) and Prof. Tamir Tuller (Engineering).
Jun 8th, 2020June 2020: Edmond J. Safra Young Forum meets with its founder The Edmond J. Safra young researchers' forum organized a Zoom meeting with its initiator and founder, Dr. Roni Wilentzik-Muller.
Jun 7th, 2020June 2020: Rechavi: Genomics reveals secrets of the Dead Sea Scrolls New study of Prof. Oded Rechavi and colleagues on Dead Sea Scrolls was published in the journal Cell.
Jun 3rd, 2020June 2020: Stern: covid19 super-spreaders in Israel A new study led by Dr. Adi Stern (Life Sciences) found that a small percentage of "super-spreading” patients with Covid19 in Israel is responsible for the majority of infections.