Month: August 2019

Major study shows that gut microbes may impact the course of ALS

admin | Medical, | August 7, 2019

By Abigail Klein Leichman The findings suggest that in the future, various means of altering the microbiome may be harnessed for developing new therapeutic options for ALS. A trailblazing study by Israeli researchers suggests that…

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Enabling early Alzheimer’s diagnosis

admin | Medical, | August 7, 2019

New MRI technique developed by Hebrew University researchers provides users with a molecular map of the brain. New MRI method can help doctors understand whether a patient is developing a neurodegenerative disease. MRI, or magnetic…

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Revolutionary patch keeps brain safe after cranial surgery

admin | Medical, | August 7, 2019

By Brian Blum Israel’s Nurami Medical is testing its nanofiber bandage that mimics the brain’s protective membrane and guards against infection and leakage. Photo of neurosurgery If you’re ever unfortunate enough to require brain surgery,…

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Breaking News!! Luminescent forensic blood detection test

admin | Medical, | August 7, 2019

By Naama Barak Prof. Alina Karabchevsky of Ben-Gurion University developed a chip device that helps identify traces of blood at a crime scene. In a discovery fit for a thriller novel, Israeli researchers have developed…

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Stop Press: A nano-vaccine developed for melanoma!

admin | Medical, | August 7, 2019

Source: Israel21c From left, Prof. Helena Florindo, Dr João Conniot, Prof. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro and Dr. Anna Scomparin at Tel Aviv University. Researchers at Tel Aviv University revealed in the August 5 issue of Nature Nanotechnology a novel…

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Turning cow patties into clean energy

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

By Aimee Teplitskiy Agriculture contributes to greenhouse gas emissions, but an Israeli startup has a solution for treating agricultural waste through biogas production. Cows produce millions of tons of harmful waste every year. One Israeli…

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Dehumidification solutions for greenhouses and growing facilities

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

“DryGair” continues to provide dehumidification solutions for greenhouses and growing facilities. As part of their drive to broaden target audience exposure, the company participated in Amsterdam’s GreenTech June 11-13.  They exhibited together with “Royal Brinkman” in…

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Airbus space imagery helps agriculture

admin | Agriculture, | August 7, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Airbus is a proven, world-renowned leader in the global aerospace industry. However, for over 20 years, it is also active in the agricultural sector. Currently Airbus operates, together with French farmers from the…

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