Jul 27th, 2020July 2020: Seven Edmond J. Safra researchers awarded ISF grants Congratulations to Edmond J. Safra researchers who won ISF grants.
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 28th, 2020June 2020: Edmond J. Safra fellows: Social-distancing and COVID-19 death rates A new study from the Life Science Faculty used daily mobility reports to show that response time was critical for reducing COVID-19 related mortality rates, but similar death tolls could have been obtained with a less extreme lockdown.
Jun 25th, 2020June 2020: Sharan wins RECOMB "Test of Time Award" Congratulations to Prof. Roded Sharan who was awarded the RECOMB "Test of Time Award" for the year 2020.
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 20th, 2020June 2020: Nine Edmond J. Safra researchers awarded BSF grants Congratulations to Edmond J. Safra researchers who won BSF grants.
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).