Hebrew University


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Hebrew University of Jerusalem,

at Mt. Scopus, Givat Ram, Ein Karem, and Rehovot, Israel; coeducational. First proposed in 1882, formally opened 1925. It is the world's largest Jewish university and is noted for its work on the Dead Sea Scrolls. The university has faculties of humanities, mathematics and natural science, law, agriculture, and social sciences, as well as schools of education, social work, library and archive studies, and business, and operates the Hebrew Univ.–Hadassah School of Medicine. The Jewish National and University Library (1892) contains over 2 million volumes. The university maintains numerous research institutes in agriculture, business and finance, energy, law, medicine, and historical and contemporary Jewry. The Harry S. Truman International Center for the Advancement of Peace is affiliated.
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The agreement with the Hebrew University allows P&G scientists and research leaders to partner on a new level with Hebrew University faculty and researchers in areas such as biology, chemistry, colloid and surface science to drive cutting-edge innovations that have the potential to impact a wide range of P&G's global product categories," said Jeff Hamner, P&G's Vice President Corporate R&D.
Forty percent of Israel's civilian research emerges from Hebrew University, which is ranked 12th worldwide in biotechnology patent filings and commercial development by the Milken Institute of Los Angeles.
NEW YORK, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) named Bill Gates, founder and chairman of Microsoft Corp.
the technology transfer company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, presented today at the Israeli Presidential Conference, a virtual cane that will significantly improve the orientation and mobility of sight-impaired people.
American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) is launching a $15 million fundraising campaign, seeking support from other American philanthropists and foundations.
Ohad Cohen, director of the online program at the Hebrew University and eTeacher.
The Scopus Award is the highest honor conferred by the American Friends of the Hebrew University (AFHU).
Ohad Cohen, director of the online Biblical Hebrew program at the Hebrew University and eTeacher.
We are grateful to The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Princeton University Press, and Corbis for allowing us to share with the world the complete story of Einstein's profound and inspiring life," said Gabe Polsky, Polsky Films.
This invention is another testament to the innovative and influential research done at the Hebrew University.
a clinical stage therapeutic company and pioneer in clinical scale, non-viral cell loading systems, announces it will host a Lunch Briefing on January 22nd at the Phacilitate Cell and Gene Therapy Forum in Baltimore, Maryland with featured speaker Dan Gazit, PhD, DMD, Head of the Skeletal Biotech Laboratory, Director of the Hebrew University Center for Converging Sciences & Technologies, and Director of Stem Cell Therapeutics Research Lab, Department of Surgery and International Stem cell Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Aaron Lewis and his colleagues at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem impregnated a plastic film with equal concentrations of the purple and yellow forms of bacteriorhodopsin.