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24/02/15

Cell Breakthrough could bring two-dad babies

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The Sunday Times reports that scientists have shown for the first time that it is possible to make human egg and sperm cells using skin from two adults of the same sex.

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18/02/15

Weizmann Institute collaborates with Oxford in study aiming to reduce need for Heart transplants

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Funding has been announced for a collaboration between Oxford University’s Professor Paul Riley and the Weizmann Institute’s Professor Eldad Tzahor. They will study the way in which heart cells can be used to restore damaged heart muscle, the result of which could lead to a reduced need for heart transplant operations.

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10/02/15

TEENAGERS GAIN VITAL SAFE CRACKING SKILLS IN WEIZMANN UK’S PHYSICS TOURNAMENT

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Sixth Formers were honing their skills to become master Safe Crackers at Weizmann UK’s third annual Physics Tournament for A-level students on Sunday 8th February at the UCL Academy in Swiss Cottage, London.

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29/01/15

The Art of Science at Christie’s

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An evening of Science and Sushi held at Christie’s auction house in London on January 27 brought in £45,000 in support of Alzheimer’s disease research at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel.

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22/01/15

Blue Planet educational programme to be taught in Peru

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Peru’s Ministry of Education recently announced that it will be adopting the Blue Planet educational program, which was developed at the Weizmann Institute of Science, into its schools’ curricula.

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