[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Dov Smith
dovs@savion.huji.ac.il
972-258-82844
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hadassah Medical Center Biodesign Program

Caption: No general anesthesia, no incisions, no tissue damage: Students in the Biodesign program of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hadassah Medical Center designed a new type of gastric sleeve to block food absorption and fight obesity.

Credit: (Photo: Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Usage Restrictions: Must include caption and credit info.

Related news release: Curvy plastic tube fights obesity, no surgery required


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]