Category: Medical

New Autism centre in the Negev

admin | Medical, | July 10, 2018

Source: Ben Gurion University The Negev Autism Center recently won the Ministry of Science and Technology tender to establish a national information center on the subject of autism. As such, it will become the coordinating body to assemble…

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Turn-on probes pinpoint cancer cells

admin | Medical, | July 10, 2018

By Shoshana Solomon Illustration of image-guided surgery using the probes that light up in the presence of cancerous cells, technology that was developed by researchers at the Tel Aviv University.  Researchers at Tel Aviv University…

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Revolutioning painful oral ulcers – at last!

admin | Medical, | July 10, 2018

  A unique patch which sticks to the moist surface inside of your mouth is revolutionizing the treatment of painful recurring ulcers. The novel patch slowly releases steroids straight on to oral ulcers and forms protective barrier. Polymers…

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All your medical questions answered – Using a Business Intelligence Toolkit

admin | Medical, | July 10, 2018

Tel Aviv-based Medint Medical Intelligence Ltd. wants to help patients with cancer and chronic illnesses make informed medical decisions, and it uses methods borrowed from the world of business intelligence to do so.  “Imagine your…

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Nano system delivers anticancer drugs to childhood tumors

admin | Medical, | June 14, 2018

Source: Israel21c staff A nanotech system invented in Israel for transporting anticancer drugs specifically in pediatric patients has been shown to slow tumor growth and prolong life expectancy in engineered mice by 42 percent. In…

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New wearable health system for detecting disease

admin | Medical, | June 14, 2018

By Ben Huang Wearable health monitoring devices are among the most exciting scientific developments. Technology capable of tracking vital signs, activity, fitness, and sleep quality such as in the Apple Watch and Fitbit already have…

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Reprogramming cancer cells back to their pre-cancer state

admin | Medical, | June 14, 2018

By Simona Shemer Cancer cells typically acquire a common set of properties, including unlimited proliferation potential, self-sufficiency in growth signals, resistance to cell death, and an ability to activate invasion and metastasis, as described in a seminal…

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Non-invasive migraine treatment

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

By Gail Weinreb The Israeli company hopes that its neuro-modulation system will provide an alternative to drugs. People who suffer from migraine are keeping their fingers crossed in the hope that a new and promising…

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Potential to reduce antibiotic overuse by almost 90%

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

By Omer Kabir A study by Israeli medical researchers compared the company’s automated test to similar ones and found it has the potential to reduce antibiotic overuse by almost 90% Israel-based automated medical diagnosis startup…

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New treatment of major depressive disorder

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

Source: NoCamels Team Israeli company BrainsWay, a leader in the advanced non-invasive treatment of brain disorders, announced recently that it had received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new stimulator…

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