By Simona Shemer
Israeli Startup That Connects Travelers With Local Doctors Gears Up For A Post-Corona World
The company that connects travelers and doctors saw a 150% increase in its telemedcine virtual network in the last two months.
May 25, 2020
Israeli Scientists Track Coronavirus Through Sewage System To Better Predict Outbreaks
Scientists from Ben-Gurion University developed a new methodology to trace the SARS-CoV-2 virus through sewage and wastewater systems in Israel.
May 12, 2020
Israeli Scientists Develop ‘Sniff Test’ To Predict Recovery Of Unconsciousness Patients
The test, conducted by researchers from the Weizmann Institute at the Loewenstein Hospital Rehabilitation Center, observed how patients who were defined as unconscious reacted to smells.
May 06, 2020
Israeli Hospitals Test Technion-Developed Anti-Viral Sticker To Add Protection To Surgical Masks
The nanotech "Maya" sticker that attaches to surgical masks is meant to enhance the containment of nanoparticles and effectively neutralize viruses as they touch the mask.
May 03, 2020
Israel At 72: Israeli VCs Are Cautiously Optimistic About The Future, Despite Pandemic
As Israel marks its 72nd Independence Day, six leading experts from Israel's top VC firms share their insight on how the country's high-tech ecosystem dealt with the coronavirus pandemic.
April 29, 2020
JVP Sets Standard For Safe Return To Work With 3D-Printed Face Shields, Robot Assistant
In the offices of Jerusalem Venture Partners, employees must undergo a set of measures to ensure they don't have symptoms of COVID-19 and are fit to work.
April 27, 2020
Fashionable Face Masks Are The Accessory Of The Future, Say Israeli Designers
Now that Israelis are required to wear face masks outside the home, fashion designers and artists have come up with unique and stylish designs to sell to the public.
April 16, 2020
Israeli Universities To Analyze Thousands Of Coronavirus Tests A Day
Weizmann Institute, TAU to help process samples as authorities aim to increase daily testing to up to 30,000.
April 12, 2020
Israeli Scientists Develop Smell Test To Detect Possible Early Symptom Of Coronavirus
Researchers from the Weizmann Institute teamed up with the Wolfson Medical Center to develop SmellTracker.
April 09, 2020
Israeli DIY Coronavirus Face Shield Offers ‘Extra Protection’ In Pandemic
The shield, made by faculty and students at the IDC's miLAB in Herzliya, was recently requested by a healthcare professional for ER personnel at Meir hospital in Kfar Saba.
April 08, 2020
Mobileye CEO: Coronavirus Exit Strategy Could End Crisis In Months
Amnon Shashua presented a plan to the Knesset special committee on coronavirus that includes steps to slowly bring some of the population out of lockdown and reopen businesses.
April 01, 2020
Startups To Pitch At (Virtual) ‘March Madness’ Israeli Tech Competition
32 pre-seed or seed-stage startups will be chosen to pitch to judges and audience members at home.
March 26, 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
In Coronavirus Isolation? 6 Ways To Get Your Culture Fix From The Couch
Some 50,000 Israelis are in quarantine and many others are staying indoors. But there's culture to be had, even from a distance.
March 18, 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