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Dr. Fahed Hakim.

Israeli hospital treated both sides during Jenin battle

Israeli Defense Force members carry a wounded Palestinian gunman from the Church of the Nativity standoff to an ambulance to be taken to Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem.Throughout the incursion into the West Bank by the Israel Defense Force known as …

Israeli entrepreneurs taking the danger out of surgical training

Most beginning surgeons now sharpen their technique by practicing on real patients.For years airplane pilots have trained on flight simulators in addition to flying thousands of hours under a senior pilot’s supervision before they’re allowed to take over full command …

Compugen partnering with U.S.-based Millennium Pharmaceuticals

Israel-based Compugen has research partnerships with companies in Europe, Japan and the United States.Compugen and Millennium Pharmaceuticals announced at the Israel Bio-Tech 2002 Conference in March a cooperative agreement to develop software tools to assist the prediction of protein pathways …

European Union project plans biotech incubator in Jerusalem

A recent survey pointed to Jerusalem as having the potential to become an international biotechnology center.The European Union has approved the establishment of a biotechnology consortium that will create a biotech incubator in Jerusalem to help strengthen startups in the …

Conference showcases Israeli biotech

With development costs of $100 million to $1 billion per product, Israeli biotech companies are constantly seeking overseas investor capital.Nano-sized chips that will be able to detect chemical warfare toxins, artificial muscles that can move a human limb, DNA analysis …