Hadassah's physicians and scientists are actively engaged in a wide variety of extensive, basic and clinical research projects. Hadassah hospitals have several Centers of Excellence; brain trusts of scientists and physicians, integrating clinical care with the latest laboratory innovations.
Dr. Dimitrios Karussis is a world renown neurologist, and the rock star of stem cell therapy. He is the 1st doctor in the world to find an effective treatment to prolong the life of an ALA patient. He has used the same treatment to reverse some of the devastating effects of Multiple sclerosis.