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"Haaretz" daily newspaper published an article on the research of Dr. Itai Pessach, a member of the I-CORE in Gene Regulation, following his publication in the scientific journal "Nature".

Dr. Itai Pessach, a member of the I-CORE in Gene Regulation, published together with researchers from around the world, an article in the scientific journal "Nature".
 

According to the article, the researchers successfully turned skin cells to embryonic cells, and identified the protein that in his absence herpes virus causes infections and other serious consequences. The discovery is a breakthrough for the futures of medical treatment of damaged tissue reconstruction in body parts, by using reservoirs of human cells, such as skin cells, fat cells and even blood cells that exist in abundance in the human body.
 

The news was published in Haaretz on 12.11.12 – to view the article click here. to view the article in pdf format- press here.
To view the article as published in "Nature" website – press here