Month: March 2018

Startup helps pathologists process biopsies

admin | Medical, | March 27, 2018

By Shoshanna Solomon An Israeli startup is looking to use computer vision and artificial intelligence to help pathologists process and analyze biopsies for cancer more accurately and quickly. Today, most diagnoses of diseases including cancer…

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Feeding the hungry, curing the sick

admin | Medical, | March 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman  In the beginning, there was Start-Up Nation: The Story of Israel’s Economic Miracle. Eight and a half years after Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s bestseller shed light on Israel’s implausibly successful…

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Bringing health tech to the world’s most remote areas

admin | Uncategorized, | March 9, 2018

By Ido Levy, No Camels Over 3 billion people of the world’s population of 7.6 billion live in rural areas, 90 percent of them in Asia and Africa, according to United Nations estimates. The two continents…

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Biological materials replace dental scalpels

admin | Medical, | March 9, 2018

Source: Technion Institute of Technology Technion researchers have developed a technology that replaces scalpels with natural biological materials Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have developed a nanotechnology that replaces the surgical scalpel with…

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Eye drops may replace eyeglasses

admin | Uncategorized, | March 9, 2018

By Simona Shemer Israeli ophthalmologists at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem and Bar-Ilan University’s Institute of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (BINA) revealed last month that they have successfully developed eyedrops that repair the corneas,…

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How to grow a brain in a test-tube!

admin | Medical, | March 9, 2018

By Sue Surkes Weizmann Institute’s study of brain wrinkling opens way for future research into disorders such as microcephaly, epilepsy and schizophrenia An Israeli research team has discovered a way to grow a miniature version…

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Israeli technologies grow US companies

admin | Technology, | March 9, 2018

By Sid Good What do Apple, Berkshire Hathaway, GE, eBay, Twitter, Dell, Oracle, P&G, Google, Facebook, IBM, AT&T, J&J, GM, Microsoft, HP, Intel, Citigroup, and more than 350 other U.S.-based and other multinational businesses have…

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Feeding the hungry, curing the sick

admin | Uncategorized, | March 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman New book explores how Israeli ingenuity is helping to feed the hungry, cure the sick, and provide shelter for the homeless,” Jorisch writes. In the beginning, there was Start-Up Nation: The…

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Optimal root zone temperatures = better and more crops

admin | Agriculture, | March 9, 2018

Source: ROOTS Sustainable Agricultural Technologies Roots – Sustainable Agricultural Technologies Ltd is developing and commercializing disruptive, modular, cutting-edge technologies to address critical problems being faced by agriculture today, including plant climate management via root zone temperature…

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ISRAEL: Feeding the hungry, curing the sick

admin | Cyber/Security, | March 9, 2018

By Abigail Klein Leichman New book explores how Israeli ingenuity is helping to feed the hungry, cure the sick, and provide shelter for the homeless,” Jorisch writes. In the beginning, there was Start-Up Nation: The…

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