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Soroka Medical Center hosted the binational conference.

An Israeli workout for the brain

Retirees use the Cognifit MindFit program to keep their minds sharp. What do limousine drivers, breast cancer patients, and retirees have in common? They’re all the beneficiaries of the applications developed by Israeli company CogniFit. CogniFit creates state-of-the-art applications that …

Jellyfish that can get under your skin

Similar to the way a farmer milks a cow, NanoCyte culls nano-injectors from its sea anemones in a marine farm in northern Israel close to the Sea of Galilee.Imagine a farm in the ocean, where cowboys corral sea life instead …

Continuous streaming therapy gets under your skin

‘Chronic hard-to-heal wonds are a huge medical problem. Over the last few years, the health care community has been moving towards advanced wound management treatment and wound care products,’ says Dr. Allon Leibovitz, CEO of Enzysurge.If you’ve ever had an …

Giving heart to cardiac patients

Anecdotal evidence shows that some of the patients participating in the study are experiencing improvement in their condition and their ability to function.A revolutionary Israeli genetic treatment could bring new hope to patients suffering with severe coronary heart disease.The procedure, …

Israeli mini-camera achieves a painless view of the colon

The Aero-O-Scope camera boasts a feature called Omnivision – which enables 360 degree viewing of the colon, including inside hard-to-see folds where polyps tend to grow.Self-interest wasn’t really Ben Goldwasser’s motivation when he co-founded Israeli startup GI-View two and a …