Category: Medical

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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Israeli universal flu vaccine used by US authorities

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

By Viva Sarah Press Renewed urgency for a better flu vaccine has again hit the headlines, as health officials in the United States sum up the outgoing flu season’s death toll and warn of possible…

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New single-dose treatment can improve fertility

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

By Rebecca Stadlin Amir The treatment, developed by researchers at Ben-Gurion University is based on a new proprietary, telomerase-activating compound. A new single-dose fertility treatment currently being developed by Israeli researchers could improve both male…

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Reprogramming cancer cells

admin | Medical, | May 28, 2018

Source: Israel21C A novel molecule that not only inhibits growth of cancer cells but also has the ability to reprogram the cancer cells back to normal-like cells is patented and ready to be further developed…

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