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Home > News > Hebrew University breaks new ground with launch of Center for Converging Sciences

January 23rd, 2007

Hebrew University breaks new ground with launch of Center for Converging Sciences

Abstract:
The new center will involve cooperative planning and definition of research projects that will be examined from the outset from a number of perspectives involving elements of scientific, economic, ethical, societal and legal aspects, Gazit explained. In this way the center will be able to identify and to promote the study of scientific questions and challenges that can be resolved only by combining the expertise of scientists stemming from the fields of biotechnology/biomedicine, nanotechnology/nanoscience, information technology, cognitive science, arts and humanities together.

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