Month: May 2017

Desalination Nation: How Israel Is Helping The World Fight Water Shortage

admin | Environment/Energy, | May 29, 2017

By Kirk D’Souza, NoCamels May 24, 2017 In the hot and arid Middle East, clean water is liquid gold. Faced with limited rainfall and a grueling climate, Israel has increasingly relied on seawater since it…

Read Article

Israeli Researchers Achieve a Breakthrough in Skin Aging Research

admin | Medical, | May 22, 2017

By Jewish Business News, 15 May 2017   An Israeli research team at Bar-Ilan University have developed a breakthrough technology that fighting wrinkles and sagging skin that allows molecules of hyaluronic acid polymers to applied as cream…

Read Article

AID Partners buys Israel’s GeneSort for $23m

admin | Medical, | May 22, 2017

Oncologists can use GeneSort’s diagnostic results to adapt treatments to the patient’s specific genetic mutations. Israeli molecular diagnostics company GeneSort today announced that it had been acquired by Hong Kong investment fund AID Partners for…

Read Article

Herzog Medical Center in Jerusalem to open new 270-bed pavilion

admin | Medical, | May 22, 2017

Two hundred beds to be added to the pavilion’s current 300 beds, which was established in 1894; The new environment-friendly addition will also include an underground 200-bed emergency hospital to withstand explosions and provide protection…

Read Article

Tandem Technologies

admin | Medical, | May 22, 2017

Tandem Technologies has developed one device for precise removal and retrieval of polyps in the colon. The Tandem Snare’s™ two wire loops work together to securely hold, precisely cut, and efficiently retrieve the polyp — all…

Read Article

Intra-body imaging co Body Vision maps lung cancer

admin | Medical, | May 22, 2017

 7 May, 2017 21:10 Gali Weinreb Body Vision integrates a CT scan and X-ray in order to remove very small lung tumors that might develop into lung cancer. We know that you are fed up…

Read Article

Israeli digital agricultural co Taranis raises $7.5m

admin | Agriculture, | May 22, 2017

4 May, 2017 14:29 Tali Tsipori Taranis aims to lead the digital farming revolution by giving farmers around the globe the ability to predict and prevent detrimental threats to their crops. Israeli digital agriculture company…

Read Article

El Al wins world innovation award for wearable blanket

admin | General Interest, | May 22, 2017

TravelPlus Amenities competition calls Noyberg & Bulka-designed blanket best product of the year for the airline industry. By Viva Sarah Press May 10, 2017 LYLY Design Studio: Wearable blanket for air travel. Photo via LYLY…

Read Article

Successful Israeli firm helps African development by exporting the kibbutz model

admin | General Interest, | May 22, 2017

A successful architectural and engineering Israeli company is exporting the renowned kibbutz model throughout the world; now, in African countries like Angola and Nigeria, one can see the Israeli model prosper, developing the region and…

Read Article

Clean electric power for planes could be about to take off

admin | Environment/Energy, | May 15, 2017

Inflight, on-demand hydrogen production could mean ‘greener’ commercial jets for the future. By Abigail Klein Leichman May 1, 2017 Jet image via Shutterstock.com Israeli aerospace engineers have developed and patented a process that can be…

Read Article