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(zhä-kôb′), François Born 1920.
French geneticist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for the study of regulatory activity in body cells.

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The use of PGD to preselect a child of a certain gender for frivolous reasons is strictly forbidden (by Rabbi Ya'akov Ariel; Rabbi Bakshi Doron; Rabbi Mordechai Halperin; Rabbi Avraham Steinberg; Rabbi Shlomo Dichovski; among others).
Wisdom of the Heart: The Teachings of Rabbi Ya'akov of Izbica-Radzyn" looks into the work of this nineteenth century rabbi and how he brought new thought and opinion to Hasidic Jewish thought that remains strong to this day, despite its controversial nature of the time.
CDATA[ MK Ya'akov Katz: Prime Minister Netanyahu must act as if the United States administration is demanding that Jews eat pork in condition for peace]]>
In contrast to Horowitz's views, National Union Chairman Ya'akov Katz said: "I have a son who is a farmer.
Looking at the mechanics of the exploration and exploitation process, Ya'akov Mimran, Israel's Petroleum Commissioner, stressed to the Petroleum Review that attaining a license to drill for gas or oil in Israel is not that simple.
The light rail tramway system would connect east Jerusalem settlements such as Pisgat Ze'ev, French Hill, Neve Ya'akov and Gilo to larger settlements in the West Bank like Ma'aleh Adumim, in a massive network that was set to improve settler traffic, according to BIG and Haaretz.
A little more digging subsequently turned up Hillel Halkin's A Strange Death, which deals more specifically with Zichron Ya'akov, the Palestinian farming settlement in which Aaron and Sarah Aaronsohn were raised and in which, despite the open enmity of the community, they operated their World War I spy ring.
Shabtai Tzvi, a self-proclaimed Jewish Messiah, converted to Islam in Istanbul in 1666, and his successor, Ya'akov Frank, converted to Christianity in Lviv in 1759.
JWU denounces Israeli visit * Jordan workers unions have demanded the resignation of a Jordanian senator for inviting Israeli Ambassador Ya'akov Rosen to Parliament.
Zikhron Ya'akov was one of the colonization experiments in
Maccabi owner Ya'akov Shahar is keen to agree a deal now because Katan will be free to sign a pre-contract agreement with another club from the start of next month.
During this period, under the auspices of several non-governmental organizations, Ruth Gavison and another religious-Zionist rabbi from the settlement movement, Ya'akov Meidan, developed the first covenant that proposed detailed legislation in all fields of religion-state relations.