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130 Years since the Birth of David Ben-Gurion - Five Facts You May Not Have Known about the First Prime Minister of Israel

David Ben-Gurion was born David Grun in Poland on October 16, 1886. To mark 130 years since his birth, here are five fact...

BGU Spin-off Enzootic Wins Best Company at AgriVest

Enzootic Ltd. has won the best AgTech (Agricultural Technology) company competition of the 4th AgriVest meeting held last mon...

BGU and St. Boniface Hospital Announce Research Collaboration

Research Without Borders, a partnership and research collaboration between Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and St. Bonifac...

Maryland Governor Visits BGU to Talk Cyber Security Collaborations

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan led a large delegation to BGU last week with the intent to generate “real collaboration” in...

BGU Researchers Reveal Unique Evolutionary Signature in Autism Genes

BGU researchers have taken a step closer to understanding the genetic basis of autism.

BGU'€™s Prof. Isaac Meir is the 2016 Green Building Leadership Award Recipient

The Israeli Green Building Council (ILGBC) bestowed its 2016 Green Building Leadership Award on BGU's Prof. Isaac (Sakis) Mei...

Dermoscopy of the Nipple is a Simple and Convenient Technique for Diagnosing the Source of Breastfeeding Pain, Ben-Gurion Researchers Find

A large percentage of new mothers abandon breastfeeding because of exquisite pain shortly after the birth, or soon thereafter...

BGU Researchers Develop Effective Urine Catch Technique for Babies to Save Time and Alleviate Frustration

As any parent can attest to, repeated attempts to retrieve a urine sample from a baby without full bladder control is a frust...

Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy visits BGU

Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tord Lien visited Ben-Gurion University last week accompanied by top academics fro...