Two Israelis make MIT’s prestigious ‘35 Innovators Under 35’ list

The MIT seal. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to Two Israelis made the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) prestigious “35 Innovators Under 35” list for 2015, which was published Monday.

Cigall Kadoch, 30, holds a doctorate from Stanford University and specializes in cancer research, with a focus on breast cancer. Gilad Evrony, 33, is a Harvard Medical School researcher who helped discover that brain cells sitting next to each other don’t always have the same genetic codes.

According to the MIT Technology Review, Evrony’s discovery “could provide insight into age-related cognitive decline and brain disorders such as epilepsy and schizophrenia.”

Posted on September 1, 2015 .