Category: Medical

Using pods to grow cancer-killing cells

admin | Medical, | April 8, 2019

By Shoshanna Solomon Ramat Gan medical center hospital to test and refine Cocoon system developed by Switzerland’s Lonza Group to fast-track production of CAR-T immunotherapy The Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer will use…

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Discovered: An anti-cancer gene

admin | Medical, | April 8, 2019

Source: Weizmann Institute Reeducating cells in the tumor micro-environment reverses some of the malignancy The effects of p53 in cancer-associated fibroblasts on cancer cell migration: Cancer cells (magenta) migrate in the direction of cancer-associated fibroblasts…

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Acute pain? Try this amazing new patch and voila! Instant relief!

admin | Medical, | April 8, 2019

Source: Teva Generics Diclofenac Epolamine Topical Patch 1.3% Generic of Flector® Patch 1.3% Imprint Code: DICLOFENAC EPOLAMINE TOPICAL PATCH 1.3 % TEVA 3225 Strength: 1.3% Therapeutic Category: Analgesics and Antipyretics, Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) Rating:…

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First-ever live medical procedure

admin | Medical, | April 8, 2019

Source: NoCamels Team Cardiologists and cardiac surgeons at Toronto General Hospital’s Peter Munk Cardiac Centre (PMCC) recently performed the first live medical procedure using real-time holographic imaging developed by Israeli company RealView Imaging Ltd. With…

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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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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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Restoring vision with a membrane transplant

admin | Medical, | February 27, 2019

By TPS Israeli doctors at the Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa recently conducted a successful procedure through which they restored a woman’s lost eyesight using a placenta. By: TPS A young woman in her…

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A device to prevent cardiac arrest

admin | Medical, | February 27, 2019

By  Abigail Klein Leichman Simple emergency solution from an Israeli physician-inventor redirects blood to core organs from limbs in case of hemorrhagic shock or cardiac arrest. The 1940s inflatable anti-gravity suit kept fighter pilots from…

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Groundbreaking Israeli medical device treats burns without the patient being touched

admin | Medical, | February 15, 2019

Source: NoCamels Health News Imagine being able to treat burn injuries without causing added pain to the burn victim when dressing a wound. An Israeli nanotechnology company focused on the development and manufacturing of portable…

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