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March 26, 2003

Israeli scientific achievements are mindboggling

Israeli scientific achievements "are absolutely mindboggling," according to the Baroness Susan Greenfield, one of the world's most influential women and a leader in brain research. Therefore, if efforts underway in some British academic circles to boycott Israeli scientists succeed, ultimately lives will be lost, she explained....
When asked to select one scientific research project in Israel that particularly impressed her, Greenfield hesitated, not wanting to slight any institution, but finally said," I'd have to emphasize the research on a possible vaccine for neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease. Think of the scope of that!"

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A few Israeli technological gifts to the world:

Providing hope for Alzheimer sufferers.

Advanced 3D face recognition. Also see Twins crack face recognition puzzle

Revolutionary Israeli technique helps reposition the spine

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