Category: Medical

Medtronic to open two Israel R&D centers

admin | Medical, | May 15, 2017

Source: Globes The centers in Jerusalem and Yokneam will employ 80 people, Yediot Ahronot reports. US medical device giant Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT) is set to open two new R&D centers in Israel in Jerusalem…

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Israeli start-up technology gives hope to the seeing impaired

admin | Medical, | May 15, 2017

BySharon Udasin May 8, 2017 OrCam was founded in 2010 by CTO Professor Amnon Shashua and CEO Ziv Aviram, who serve the same roles at Mobileye – the autonomous vehicle technology company.  OrCam. (photo credit:Courtesy)…

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MeMed gets $9.2 million contract from US DoD arm

admin | Medical, | May 3, 2017

Funds will help develop a bedside device to help distinguish bacterial from viral infections, Israeli firm says By Shoshanna Solomon April 19, 2017 MeMed’s analyzer, a bedside testing device to find out quickly whether an…

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Israelis Discover Clear Link Between Diabetes And Parkinson’s Disease

admin | Medical, | May 3, 2017

By Maya Yarowsky, NoCamels October 20, 2014 For some time, doctors and neuroscientists have suggested that people with diabetes are more likely to develop neurodegenerative diseases than non-diabetic individuals, but were unable to prove their…

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Tel Aviv U. Insulin Study: Diet, Exercise Help Prevent Dementia

admin | Medical, | May 3, 2017

Source: NoCamels Health News Yonatan Sredni, NoCamels | Apr, 23 2017 While a healthy diet and regular exercise are well-known keys to good physical health, a decade long Israeli study on insulin now shows that…

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Yet another miraculous Israeli medical innovation BDSers must pledge never to use

admin | Medical, | May 3, 2017

By Thomas Lifson Israel rapidly is becoming too valuable to the world to “wipe off the map,” in the words of the Iranian mullahs.  And for members of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement,…

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Using Israeli Tech, Hadassah Surgeons Perform World’s First-Ever Dual Robotic Surgery

admin | Medical, | May 3, 2017

By Einat Paz-Frankel, NoCamels April 30, 2017 The world’s first dual robotic surgery was performed last week at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem in Jerusalem, Israel. The 42-year-old patient who underwent the procedure will be able…

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Israeli MRI co Aspect Imaging raises $30m

admin | Medical, | April 20, 2017

18 Apr, 2017 11:50 Globes correspondent The relatively small size of Aspect’s MRI technology platform enables systems to be placed at the Point-of-Care. Israeli compact MRI systems developer Aspect Imaging has announced the closing of…

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WATCH: Israeli company develops system to replace daily eye drops

admin | Medical, | April 20, 2017

Source: World Israel News Dr. Daphne Haim-Langford, Chairwoman of the Israeli company Eximore, describes a pioneering new medication delivery system based on a tiny chip designed to release glaucoma drugs, controlled over six months. Dr. Daphne…

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Early diagnosis of autism has 88% chance of Saving Lives

admin | Medical, | April 20, 2017

Source: Israel Between the Lines Published on February 2, 2017 in Health & Science/Monthly Report There has to be another way,” thought Dr. Hanna Alonim, as she saw 6-year old children tied to their beds,…

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