Mental Wellness App Wisdo Aims To Be ‘Wikipedia’ Of Communal Wisdom
Launched in 2018, Wisdo connects people through shared mutual experiences such as questions of sexuality, anxiety, and loss.
May 20, 2019
Annual Biomed Confab Highlights Role Of Advanced Tech In Rehabilitation
Israel's three-day life science and health conference welcomes over 6,000 participants to connect and collaborate on digital health, biomed, and rehab topics.
May 13, 2019
From Spinal Cord Tissues To Blood Vessels: Technion Inaugurates 3D Printing Center For Living Cells
Professor Shulamit Levenberg, dean of the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, says the new center will boost tissue engineering research.
April 28, 2019
Israeli Researchers Show Medical Scans Vulnerable To Fake Tumors
If hackers tamper with CTs or MRIs they could aid in insurance fraud, ransomware, cyberterrorism or even murder, Ben-Gurion University team says.
April 23, 2019
An Israeli Pain Technology Could Ebb Opioid Addiction Post-Surgery
Using algorithms and real-time data, Medasense developed a pain sensor that can tell doctors how much pain a patient is feeling and how much pain care they need.
April 22, 2019
Rare, Israeli-Cultivated Desert Truffles ‘Worth More Than Uranium’ May Soon Be Widely Available
The Terfezia Leonis fungus is a known delicacy across the Middle East and North Africa, but its rarity in Israel makes it very expensive.
April 21, 2019
Israeli Scientists 3D-Print A Tiny, Live Heart Made With Human Tissue
Tel Aviv University researchers create a heart made from fatty tissue biopsy in what they say is a world-first.
April 15, 2019
Better Juice: Israeli Food Tech Startup Cuts The Sugar For Healthier Fruit Drinks
Founded in 2017, the Israeli startup Better Juice developed an innovative process that reduces sugar in fruit juice by up to 80 percent.
April 08, 2019
Israeli Firm’s Holographic Imaging Tech Used In 1st Live Medical Procedure
RealView Imaging's HOLOSCOPE-i, the world’s first medical holographic system that provides realistic, spatially accurate 3D in-air holograms, was used in a valve procedure in Toronto.
April 07, 2019
From ‘Normalization To Legalization’: CannaTech Conference Hopes To Make Israel The Cannabis Nation
One thousand participants from 45 countries gathered in Tel Aviv this week for the 4th annual CannaTech conference.
April 03, 2019
Ex-PM Ehud Barak At CannaTech: ‘Israel Is The Land Of Milk, Honey & Cannabis’
He predicted that one out of three people on the planet would be using some kind of cannabinoid-based product and noted the huge industry opportunities.
April 01, 2019
Israel’s EarlySense Tech Chosen To Help Combat Infant Mortality In Kenya
EarlySense was selected by international nonprofit, Save The Children, to monitor newborns’ vital signs as part of a pilot project supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
April 01, 2019
AI Tech Uses Facial Analysis To Detect Rare Genetic Disorders
DeepGestalt is a deep learning technology created by a team of Israeli and American researchers and computer scientists at the Boston-based FDNA company.
March 31, 2019
Israel Is 13th Happiest Nation In UN World Happiness Report 2019
Israel drops two spots from last year; Finland retains top rank as happiest nation.
March 20, 2019
Israel’s Sheba Hospital To Use Pods To Grow Cancer-Killing Cells
The Ramat Gan medical center hospital will test and refine the Cocoon system developed by Switzerland’s Lonza Group to fast-track production of CAR-T immunotherapy.
March 19, 2019