Category: Medical

Predicting which diabetes patient will get kidney disease

admin | Medical, | February 23, 2018

Source: NoCamels Team An Israeli health startup says it can predict which sufferers of diabetes will develop kidney dysfunction within a one-year time-frame using artificial intelligence’s machine learning-based solutions. Medial EarlySign recently announced the conclusion…

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Iron: Essential to life

admin | Medical, | February 23, 2018

Source: Technion, Israel  Iron is an essential component of life. It is responsible for transporting oxygen in red blood cells, for activation of enzymes involved in DNA production and for energy production in the cell.…

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Stop Press: A breakthrough in treatment of malaria!

admin | Medical, | February 2, 2018

Source:  NoCamels Team Israeli scientists have discovered a new possible defense against malaria after a research study revealed how the life-threatening disease, for which there is no vaccine, tricks and deceives the immune system to…

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A real-time brain monitor

admin | Medical, | February 2, 2018

By Simona Shemer Israeli startup Montfort Brain Monitor won the Henry Ford Health System’s first-ever artificial intelligence challenge for Israeli companies. Montfort developed a real-time brain monitor which uses smartphone technology to record and analyze…

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Hope for pancreatic cancer patients

admin | Medical, | January 8, 2018

By Shoshanna Solomon A Tel Aviv University study that set out to find what makes some pancreatic cancer patients more likely to survive the deadly disease than others hopes to use the results to develop an effective…

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The most effective immunotherapy for cancer

admin | Medical, | January 4, 2018

Source:Weizmann Compass Cancer immunotherapy has come of age. The idea of harnessing the immune system to fight cancer has already moved from the lab to the clinic, thanks to new technologies that make it possible…

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Surgery to regrow a bone

admin | Medical, | January 4, 2018

Source: TOI Staff Groundbreaking surgery to regrow part of a human bone was carried out recently at HaEmek Hospital in the northern Israeli town of Afula. Danny, a resident of a nearby kibbutz who had part…

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Israeli pigs lead research into cancer, diabetes and trauma

admin | Medical, | January 2, 2018

By Simona Shemer Israel has long been recognized worldwide for its top-notch medical research and its numerous contributions to the fields of health, biotech, biomedical science, and bioengineering. It is less known for its pig…

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Oxygen therapy can ease symptoms of Alzheimers

admin | Medical, | January 2, 2018

By NoCamels Staff Oxygen therapy, already a form of treatment for a host of conditions, has been found to alleviate symptoms associated with the damage to brain tissue in patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a type…

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No more finger pricking for diabetics’ sugar levels

admin | Medical, | January 2, 2018

By Shoshanna Solomon Diabetes patients know that one of the greatest challenges in managing the ailment is tracking their blood sugar, or glucose, levels. To do that the only option available today is through the…

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