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Best cyber innovation leads to Israel

admin | Cyber/Security, | March 12, 2019

By Eytan Halon    Cyber NYC Managing Director Wilson Lin (L) and SOSA CEO Uzi Scheffer An ambitious $100 million initiative to transform New York City into the global capital of cybersecurity, creating thousands of new…

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Israeli start-up to freeze bladder tumors

admin | Medical, | March 12, 2019

By Johanna Chisholm Vessi Medical is looking to raise funds to begin human cryotherapy trials by next year; says treatment for other cancers to follow Eyal Kochavi, CEO and founder of Vessi Medical Ltd., with…

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Blood test detects genetic disorders in early pregnancy

admin | Medical, | March 12, 2019

By Eytan Holon Researchers at Tel Aviv University have developed a new blood test to detect genetic disorders in fetuses as early as 11 weeks into pregnancy. The simple blood test enables doctors to diagnose…

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Drip irrigation to protect crops

admin | Agriculture, | March 4, 2019

Source:  Ben Gurion University of the Negev Bayer, Netafim and BGN Technologies, the technology transfer company of Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), announced a three-year research collaboration. The announcement was made at the Fruit…

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Delivering pesticides drip by drip

admin | Agriculture, | March 4, 2019

Source: Calcalist German pharmaceutical and chemicals company Bayer AG, Israel-based drip-irrigation firm Netafim Ltd. and BGN Technologies, and the knowledge transfer company of Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), announced that they have signed…

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Planting smarter seeds

admin | Agriculture, | February 27, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Cutting-edge technology creates a next-step ecosystem directly connecting food companies to the supply chain, bringing in turn greater transparency and paving the way for more responsible sourcing of high-value plant protein. Equinom Ltd.,…

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Way beyond watermelon

admin | Agriculture, | February 27, 2019

Source: IsraelAgri Interview with Ofir Elasar– Origene Seeds January 24, 2019 Origene Seeds is known worldwide primarily as a  Cucurbit  company with high quality products of Watermelon, Melons and others . Since its establishment 15 years…

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Pesto saved with fungus resistant basil

admin | Agriculture, | February 27, 2019

By Naama Barak Italy without tomatoes, Ireland without potatoes and the United States without filter coffee – these are all unimaginable culinary nightmares. To these scenarios we can add a world devoid of basil, meaning…

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Advanced Food Analysis Solution

admin | Agriculture, | February 27, 2019

  BY CONSUMER PHYSICS /  WEDNESDAY, 30 JANUARY 2019  Pocket size analyzer transforms forage analysis by enabling instant, on-farm results. WOLVERHAMPTON, United Kingdom and SAN FRANCISCO, California, January 30th, 2019 – Eurofins Agro UK expands its offering…

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Pluristem cells prevent amputation

admin | Medical, | February 27, 2019

Treatment of Buerger’s Disease Patient  Buerger’s disease is a severe vascular inflammatory disease associated with high risk of amputation  Patient was at a pre-amputation stage and was treated with PLX-PAD cell therapy under…

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