News and Events

Lab News

Our exciting atomic structure of the cross-α amyloid-like fibril from a pathogenic bacteria is published in Science!

Tayeb-Fligelman et al. Science 355(6327): 831-833; 2017


Cross-alpha fibrils from S. aureus are toxic to human T cellsImage created by Dima Abelski, Dimedia

 

The paper was covered by:

ScienceNews: Bacteria’s amyloids display surprising structure

Chemical & Engineering News (American Chemical Society magazine): Surprising amyloid structure solved

Alzforum: Bizarre Twist on Amyloid Structure

The European Peptide Society : Will the discovery of cross-α amyloid-like fibrils herald a new definition of amyloid?

Press Release:

The Jerusalem Post: TECHNION RESEARCHERS’ ‘BREAKTHROUGH’ DISCOVERY COULD LEAD TO NEW ANTIBIOTIC TYPES

Technion: Novel Amyloid Structure Could Lead to New Types of Antibiotics

Israel21c: New type of amyloid could lead to new antibiotics

Press Releases in Hebrew:

Ynet Science section

The Davidson Institute of Science Education, Weizmann Institute of Science

Technion: החץ המורעל של החיידק הזהוב

    

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Photo Credit: Nitzan Zohar, Technion Spokesperson’s Office

        

Conferences and Events

1st BioStruct-X Mediterranean Macromolecular Crystallography Workshop; January 4-6 2016


Technion, Faculty of Biology Retreat 2015


2013 Israel Crystallographic Association Annual Meeting at the Technion! (21 May, 2013)


  

Outreach Activities

 

Meytal presents at “Science in the Pub” celebrating international women’s day, Haifa, March 2017


Meytal presents at “Science in the Pub” hosted by the iGEM Technion team, Haifa, May 2016


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Technion; January 5 2016
Meytal is giving a talk: “Drugs, Bacteria and particle accelerators”

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Check out an article about Meytal in the ATS Technion USA Magazine, Summer 2014


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Tel-Aviv Museum Dec 24, 2013
Meytal is giving a talk: “From Synchrotrons to Drug Invention”

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Check out an article about Meytal in the Technion Magazine (in Hebrew)