(redirected from Ya'aqov)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.


(zhä-kôb′), François Born 1920.
French geneticist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for the study of regulatory activity in body cells.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

Patient discussion about Jacob

Q. My brother-in-law named Jacob has bi-polar schizophrenia; please help us by giving some solution for this… My brother-in-law named Jacob has bi-polar schizophrenia; he is currently on his medication and takes them faithfully in a positive mood. We have a hard time communicating with each other and it's destroying our marriage, please help us by giving some solution for this…

More discussions about Jacob
This content is provided by iMedix and is subject to iMedix Terms. The Questions and Answers are not endorsed or recommended and are made available by patients, not doctors.
References in periodicals archive ?
Without Bounds: The Life andDeath of Rabbi Ya'aqov Wazana goes even further than his previous studies, by offering a cultural biography and psychological profile of Wazana, transporting the reader from Israel back to the Atlas Mountains where Wazana lived, through the memories and stories recounted by his adherents in Israel.
On the basis of their finds and evidence from other sites and groups, the researchers assume there was a division of labour at Gesher Benot Ya'aqov.
Goren-Inbar's team unearthed more than a dozen clusters of scorched flint artifacts at Gesher Benot Ya'aqov. They mark where hearths were located, she proposes.
The discovery was made in the course of excavations at the prehistoric Gesher Benot Ya'aqov site, located along the Dead Sea rift in the southern Hula Valley of northern Israel, by a team from the Hebrew University Institute of Archaeology.
Ya'aqov Katz, "Int'l Community was Duped by Hamas's False Civilian Death Toll Figures, IDF Claims," Jerusalem Post, February 16, 2009.
The new evidence from Gesher Benot Ya'aqov indicates that home bases existed nearly 800,000 years ago.
Archaeologists discovered evidence of this coordinated living at a hominid site at Gesher Benot Ya'aqov, Israel from about 800,000 years ago.