Special delivery for drugs

26.06.2011                      24.Siwan, 5771

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Special delivery for drugs

Prof. Yechezkel Barenholz co-developed the first Israeli cancer drug, and was honored recently with a 70th birthday conference.

For a man who never wanted to be a physician, Prof. Yechezkel Barenholz of Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School – recently honored on his 70th birthday with a scientific meeting (“Liposome in Jerusalem 2011” conference) about his favorite field – has had a significant impact on an important and promising field in medical research and healthcare.
Carrying on the study of liposomes by the late British scientist Dr. Alec Bangham, Barenholz – one of Israeli’s leading biochemists – and his teams of developers went on to get nearly three dozen discoveries patented, hundreds of research articles published, and many more cited in the scientific literature….