Projects 2017-09-24T14:37:14+00:00
  • Biodiversity for Survival via Biomedicine (Bio2Bio)

    Aims and Objectives This GYA Working Group focuses on biodiversity conservation from a biomedical perspective. The aims are to preserve knowledge about the medicinal properties of different species, create a global knowledge hub for [...]

  • Innovative algae species with promise to revolutionise farming

    Omega-3 is the increasingly sought after natural fatty acid, essential both as a nutrient for human health and as an ingredient for aqua-culture feed. However it comes at the expense of endangered fish populations, human over-population, and increasingly contaminated oceans and seas. To protect this resource and our planet, we will support scientists from Ben Gurion University to develop a micro-alga native to the desert of Israel.