Health & Science
IceCure’s Tumor-Freezing System Nabs FDA Breakthrough Device Status
IceCure's ProSense cryoablation system is used to treat patients with T1 invasive breast cancer or those not suited for surgical alternatives.
April 06, 2021
Nanox Receives FDA Clearance For Single Source Digital X-Ray
If cleared, the multi-source Nanox.ARC will be the company's commercial imaging system that it expects to deploy across the world.
April 06, 2021
Israel’s MobileODT Launches Large-Scale Cervical Cancer Screening Project
A new program in the Dominican Republic will see 50,000 women screened for cervical cancer with MobileODT's AI-powered digital colposcope.
April 04, 2021
Augmedics Raises $36M To Continue AR Surgical Guidance Efforts
Augmedics is the creator of the xvision spine system (XVS), the first-and-only FDA-approved AR headset for surgical image guidance.
March 31, 2021
Oxford University Hospital To Deploy Sight’s OLO Device For COVID Screening
The OLO blood analyzer will be part of the AI-based ‘CURIAL’ test to rapidly screen for COVID-19 at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital.
March 29, 2021
Israeli Scientists Grow Mouse Embryos Outside The Womb With Innovative Method
Israeli scientists from the Weizmann Institute of Science say the method offers tools for understanding the formation of mammalian organs.
March 24, 2021
SaNOtize Begins Production Of Anti-COVID Nasal Spray In Israel
The Health Ministry gave interim approval to sell the spray to people aged 12 and over; UK clinical trial shows promising results.
March 23, 2021
Israeli Researcher Co-Leads Global Study To Predict Snakebites, Save Lives
Snakebite are a neglected tropical disease, says the World Health Organization, turning to the research community for help.
March 18, 2021
Viz.ai Raises $71M To Expand Its AI Software Beyond Stroke Diagnosis
Viz.ai has raised more than $150 million in total funding for its AI healthcare solution.
March 17, 2021
EyeYon Medical Raises $25M For Clinical Trials Of Its Synthetic Implant
EyeYon Medical's flagship product EndoArt enables doctors to treat chronic corneal edema with a minimally invasive surgery.
March 16, 2021
Vaccinated Nursing Moms Produce COVID-19 Antibodies In Breastmilk – Israeli Study
Early research shows the vaccine triggers an antibody response in breastmilk, potentially contributing to the protection of breastfed babies.
March 10, 2021
How Climate, And COVID-19, Affects Health Of Diabetics
Israeli scientists draw a link between COVID-19 lockdowns and harmful secondary damage to people with diabetes.
March 09, 2021
Israeli Startup Nucleai Partners With Sheba Hospital For AI Pathology Program
The Nucleai team will have access to Sheba Medical Center's extensive repository of pathology, clinical, and other multi-omics data.
March 08, 2021
Israeli Doctors Give CBD To Very Ill COVID-19 Patients, Get Positive Results
Doctors at Beilinson Hospital say a majority of patients given cannabidiol (CBD) to calm inflammation were released in under a month.
March 07, 2021
Israeli Telehealth Startup Tyto Care Raises $50M, Doubles Its Valuation
Israeli telehealth firm Tyto Care has raised $155 million to date.
March 04, 2021