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  • U.S. cancer research group lauds Israeli scientist Alexander Levitzki

    April 9, 2013 | 8:14 am

    Alexander Levitzki of Hebrew University was named the recipient of the 2013 Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Chemical Research.

    The prestigious award was presented Tuesday by The American Association for Cancer Research. Levitzki also delivered a lecture to the...

  • Aspirin for Cancer Prevention not Ready for Prime Time

    By Albert Fuchs, M.D.

    March 23, 2012 | 2:15 pm

    Let’s imagine that we had a hunch that lighting incense at midnight contributes to weight loss, and we wanted to test that hunch. How would we do that? We would recruit lots of overweight adults and (with their permission) randomly assign them into two groups. The first group would...

  • Israeli scientist wins prestigious cancer research prize

    January 25, 2011 | 9:33 am

    Israeli scientist Yosef Shiloh became the first Israeli researcher to win a prestigious award given by the American Association for Cancer Research.

    Shiloh, of Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Medical School, was announced as the winner of the Clowes Award on Jan. 23. He will receive...