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White City climbs five rungs to top spot, for first time, in Economist ranking — due to strength of shekel, increased cost of transportation...

Both cases are of medical staff at Sheba hospital, with 1 of them recently returning from London conference; 34 Israelis also suspected to have...

  • Upon return form London valves meeting a confirmed case of Omicron, hope everyone gets tested , the photo of the attendees stacked in very close proximity was alarming and I tweeted about it. https://t.co/o7ydHJgl06 - view on twitter

Virologist Barry Schoub, who advises the government, says data so far indicates vaccines protect against severe illness from new COVID...

2 other returnees from Malawi also suspected to have contagious B.1.1.529 variant; all 3 were vaccinated; PM calls meeting, urges purchase of PCR kits...

Officials also decide on 3-week wait between first two shots for children 5-11 when campaign kicks off this week; over half of recent infections...

‘I refer people to how successful the Israelis have been in getting virtually every age group boostered,’ says US government’s chief medical...

Bacteria are safe from antibiotics when they’re in a chaotic state, says Hebrew University team, hoping drug-makers will respond with a new class of...

Threshold in booster campaign crossed as Israel exits fourth wave of infections; debate now centers on approving shots for...

  • Genuine question - what's happening in Israel...is this all boosters? As per this article only 63% of population immunized with two, and 44% with 3, with 36% of population with zero doses (under 14 is only 27% of population). https://t.co/tzFCrEIyfP - view on twitter

Leaked research conducted by Israeli hospital indicates that third shot yields more antibodies, and that these antibodies are also better at preventing...

  • How long will it last? Nobody knows for sure yet. But let's hope Israel is right again: "By analyzing the antibody levels, researchers have concluded that the third shot could be effective for 9 – 10 months, or even longer." https://t.co/wtxVIvvTMn - view on twitter

Technion algorithm, designed to battle antibiotic resistance, massively boosts accurate prescribing for patients with urinary tract...