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Coronavirus Crisis: These 6 Israel-Based Initiatives Are Working To Help China
As of February 19, over 75,000 people worldwide have been infected, nearly all of them in mainland China, and some 2,012 people have died from the coronavirus.
February 19, 2020
Israeli Scientists Work To Test Adapted New Avian Virus Vaccine Against Human Coronavirus
Researchers at the Migal Institute in northern Israel say they developed an effective vaccine against IBV, a fowl virus, and are now working to adapt it to COVID-19.
March 03, 2020
Israeli Bio-Defense Lab Reports ‘Significant Progress’ On Coronavirus Vaccine
The Israel Institute for Biological Research said that preparations are now being made to start trials on animals.
April 01, 2020
Israel At 72: Coronavirus-Fighting Ingenuity Reinforces Israel As The ‘Collaboration Nation’
Throughout its 72 years, Israel has proven that necessity is the mother of invention; it was clear that Israeli entrepreneurs would enlist in the battle against COVID-19.
April 28, 2020
Israeli Coronavirus-Themed Humor Is Unrestrained And Hilarious
While there's nothing funny about the rising numbers of the novel coronavirus infections, social media is serving up much needed comic relief.
March 19, 2020
New Israeli App Alerts Users If They’ve Been Exposed To Coronavirus
Track Virus crosschecks a user’s paths with those of confirmed COVID-19 patients as listed by the Health Ministry.
March 16, 2020
Top Israeli Doctors Guide Those Under Coronavirus Quarantine On Diet, Health – And Staying Sane
Israeli organization Innonation, which leads cross-border initiatives, taps 100 doctors from Israel's largest hospitals to offer medical webinars to quarantined Chinese residents.
March 11, 2020
Israeli Scientist Nabs US Patent For Coronavirus Vaccine Design
Tel Aviv University's Professor Jonathan Gershoni has been working on coronaviruses for the last 15 years and his method could serve as a basis for a COVID-19 vaccine.
April 21, 2020
Israeli Video Tech Helps Universities, Firms Keep ‘Business As Usual’ Despite Coronavirus
The spotlight has been thrown on video technologies and, with it, the ultimate test of their capabilities to keep things running.
March 05, 2020
Most Coronavirus Infections In Israel Caused By Variant Imported From US – Study
Over 70 percent of the infections were from a haplotype found in the US, according to Israeli and international researchers.
May 19, 2020
Israeli Startup Sends Novel Antiviral Tech To China In Bid To Stem Coronavirus Spread
Ramat Gan-based startup Sonovia ships nanoparticle anti-bacterial and anti-fungal fabric to labs in China for medical testing.
February 09, 2020
Coronavirus Economy: These 5 Industries Are Currently Thriving
In this guest post, a research analyst with Israeli VC firm Pitango Venture Capital lists the fields experiencing growth.
March 15, 2020
Israeli Biomed Firm Says It Developed New Diagnostics Kit For Coronavirus With Results In 25 Minutes
BATM Advanced says it will begin production of the kit at its facility in Rome.
February 27, 2020
Using Top Medical Tech, Sheba Hospital To Treat Israelis Back From Coronavirus-Stricken Cruise
11 Israelis will be housed in an isolation unit on the Sheba campus but away from the main hospital.
February 20, 2020
8 Social Initiatives Helping Israelis Cope With Coronavirus And Quarantine
NoCamels highlights some of the country's most supportive social projects helping at-risk communities and bringing people together during a tough time.
March 24, 2020