New blood test that detects cancer developed in Israel

New blood test that detects cancer developed in Israel

In first trial, researchers able to detect cancer in some 90% of patients. Professor: We’re optimistic Beersheba’s Soroka Medical Center and Ben Gurion University are developing a unique method to detect various types of cancer through a simple blood test. Researchers say that in a first trial conducted recently, they succeeded in detecting cancer in […]

2 Israeli artists on display at Toronto’s ‘The Artist Project’

What is the ‘Artist Project’ ?  The Artist Project celebrates its 5th year with another exciting show featuring original works from over 200 carefully juried, independent contemporary artists. Artists from a variety of geographic and creative backgrounds will converge and connect with patrons looking to get a glimpse of tomorrow’s Art Stars. From seasoned collectors […]

Israeli Singer David D’Or to perform at London Olympics event

D’Or is to sing at ceremony held to commemorate 40th anniversary to Munich massacre Singer David D’Or is set to perform at a national ceremony at the London Olympics this summer, Ynet has learned. D’Or will sing before several world leaders, as well as former UK premiers Gordon Brown and Tony Blair. President Shimon Peres […]

PICTURES: Heavy snow fall in Jerusalem for the first time in four years

3 centimeters of snow fell, with snowfall reported in Ramot, Givat Ze’ev and Har Gilo; Egged bus company halts all lines to the capital. Heavy snow fell in the Jerusalem area on Friday, and for the first time in four years, parts of Jerusalem were white with snow. Snow fell in Ramot, Givat Ze’ev and […]

VIDEO: Gay characters in Israeli Films + Trailers

Israeli film has given more prominence to gay characters in recent years, and allowed for a more diverse, and less stereotypical portrayal of them, concludes a new scholarly survey of the topic. Those who follow Israeli cinema have probably realized in recent years that local filmmakers, including quite a few who are heterosexual, are increasingly […]

7 Foot Star of David @ Mardi Gras in Sydney

2012 will be the twelfth time that Dayenu has marched in Sydney’s Mardi Gras Parade and this will be our largest float yet. As well as our 3 ton truck bedecked with a 2.2m high three-dimensional Magen David, we will have over 100 marchers participating. As Purim falls within four days of the Parade this […]