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New method for detecting and delaying Parkinsons

admin | Medical, | July 17, 2019

By Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman New research by a team of scientists at Tel Aviv University could significantly delay the progression of Parkinson’s disease. Specifically, the researchers unveiled a novel method for detecting the aggregation of the…

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Treatment for 4th leading cause of cancer death

admin | Medical, | July 17, 2019

By Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman “In the history of oncology, there have been only two or three studies that have shown some benefits for pancreatic cancer,” said Dr. Raanan Berger, head of Oncology for Sheba Medical Center.…

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Health giant PHILIPS needs Israel’s ‘vibrant’ innovation scene

admin | Medical, | July 17, 2019

By Eytan Holon   Jeroen Tas, Philips Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer. msterdam-headquartered healthcare giant Royal Philips has been operating in Israel since 1948 and today employs more than 1,000 people at five locations across…

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The future of medicine: 3D-print personalised drugs

admin | Medical, | July 17, 2019

Source: NoCamels Israeli scientists are set to unveil new technology on Wednesday that could soon signal a new era of drug manufacturing and delivery: an innovative platform for 3D printing personalized medicine. The technology, developed…

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Curbing liver fat is the key to reducing obesity

admin | Uncategorized, | July 17, 2019

Source: The Times of Israel Study using MRIs finds getting rid of fat in the liver, pancreas and around the heart more important to long-term health than shedding stomach fat; recommends Mediterranean diet Illustrative image…

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WEF names MeMed as a “Technological Pioneer”

admin | Medical, | July 17, 2019

Source: CISION Newswire MeMed Ltd., the developer of a cutting-edge immune system-based diagnostic that distinguishes between bacterial and viral infections at the point of care, recently announced its recognition as a 2019 World Economic Forum Technology…

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2019 OECD report positions Israel at the cutting edge of farming technology

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: Embassy of Israel in SA The report findings are clear: Israel invests heavily in creating agricultural knowledge and innovative systems, which will preserve our position at the cutting edge of farming technology – in…

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How plant breeders can use drones most effectively

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri First-of-its-kind partnership combines research information management software solution with new-generation drone systems and aerial imagery analytics to empower seed companies At the annual ISF World Seed Congress, on June 3-5, Phenome Networks, a premier plant…

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When hi-tech meets agriculture

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri International Mega corporations meet Agro-tech companies July 2, 2019 Increasing awareness of the food crisis expected by 2050, together with regulation in the field of food safety, are the two primary causes of…

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Insects: A promising source of sustainable protein

admin | Agriculture, | July 11, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Black Soldier Fly is the ultimate recycling machine made by nature Insects are a promising source for sustainable, alternative protein for the animal feed industry, vital to ensuring the well-being of a growing…

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