Vaccinated Kids Half As Likely To Get Omicron, But Protection Fades Fast — Study
Health Ministry-led research also shows teens who got their shots over four months ago only slightly better off than unvaccinated; hospitalizations among kids reportedly on rise.
January 23, 2022
Israeli Smart Tampon May Replace Need For Biopsy
GalBio's Tulipon, both a tampon and a menstrual cup, will be able to gather analytics in order to diagnose diseases through menstrual flow.
January 20, 2022
Tnuva Beefs Up Food Tech Operations With New Cultured Meat Venture
Israeli food company partners with biotech firm Pluristem Therapeutics to launch lab-grown meat, aiming at a quick trip to market, followed by animal-free dairy, fish
January 18, 2022
MeMed Raises $93M To Decode Body’s Immune Response
MeMed has developed an immune-based protein signature, which distinguishes between bacterial and viral infections.
January 11, 2022
Israel’s Pulsenmore Secures New Contract With Clalit Health Services For IVF Use
The company's at-home ultrasound device will be used for self-examination of follicles in IVF and fertility preservation.
January 04, 2022
Israeli Heart Surgeon World’s First To Receive 4th COVID-19 Vaccine
The trial began earlier this week at Sheba Medical Center with 150 medical personnel who had received a booster shot in August.
December 29, 2021
Can This Gene Editing Tool Make Chickens Resistant To Avian Flu?
Bird flu outbreak in Israel, Lebanon results in culling over 500,000 birds; 5,000 wild cranes found dead at the Hula Lake nature reserve.
December 28, 2021
Israeli Researchers To Investigate Black Holes With Hubble Telescope
The global study led by the University of Haifa will map the vicinity of a supermassive black hole to understand its growth.
December 27, 2021
Israeli Researchers Develop AI Tool To Predict Blood Infections And Save Lives
AI system developed by Tel Aviv University researchers and others assists doctors to determine patients at risk of blood infection.
December 22, 2021
Sheba Medical Center Startups Raise Over $110M In 2021
The ARC Innovation Center at Sheba Medical Center focuses on digital health tech in the hospital and community ecosystem.
December 19, 2021
Israeli Cell-Based Drug Offers Hope Against COVID-19 Variants
Bonus BioGroup says its innovative use of mesenchymal stromal cells offers a protection layer for patients prone to respiratory distress.
December 16, 2021
Israel Selects Aura Air To Counter COVID-19 In Jerusalem Schools
As part of the pilot, Aura Air systems will be installed at approximately 100 educational institutions in the Jerusalem area.
December 13, 2021
8 Israeli Startups Named 2021 ‘Most Promising’ Digital Health Firms
The startups were named to the Digital Health 150, an annual ranking of companies using digital tech to transform the healthcare industry.
December 12, 2021
SaNOtize Ramps Up Anti-COVID Nasal Spray Production To Keep Up With Demand
SaNOtize is increasing production in Israel and beyond as it attempts to keep up with international demand for its Enovid nasal spray.
November 30, 2021
Israeli Drug Cuts COVID Deaths By 70% In Small Study, Company Says
Phase II trial of MesenCure among 30 patients with serious coronavirus cases shows almost all lived and had shorter hospital stays than controls, but expert says more data needed.
November 28, 2021