Tag archive for ‘cancer treatment’
Jewish Business News On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Israeli Study Helps Explain How Cancer Cells Become Resistant To Treatment

Even with today’s safer and more targeted anti-cancer drugs, scientists have been unable to satisfactorily explain why treated cancers so often recur. The common theory is that the cancer cell develops More...

Michael Ordman On Sunday, November 1st, 2015

Good News From Israel: Medical Achievments

Fooling cancer cells.  Israel’s BioSight has developed the amino acid astrabine which acts as a “Trojan Horse” chemotherapy treatment that kills leukemia cells without harming healthy tissue.  Astrabine More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Israel’s NovellusDx Fighting Cancer

Israeli biomed firm NovellusDx, a Precision Cancer Analysis company delivering actionable intelligence about the mutational hierarchies that drive each patient’s cancer progression, announced that More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Dr. Louis Picker to Destroy Sanctuary for HIV Viruses in Quest of a Cure

Dr. Louis Picker, who is in the forefront of developing a vaccine to prevent HIV, has discovered where and how the virus hides, which is an important step beyond vaccines to finding a cure, according More...

Eli Horn On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Biotech Company Juno Therapeutics Possibly on George Soros’ Radar

Billionaire investor George Soros may have an interest in Juno Therapeutics, an immunotherapy stock that had its IPO last Friday, multimedia financial services company The Motley Fool said. As of the end More...

Koby Yeshayahou On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Medivation takes up $335 million Curetech licensing option

– The agreement gives Medivation the license to develop and commercialize Curetech’s pidilizumab cancer treatment. –   Medivation has decided to exercise the option granted it by Curetech More...

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Jewish Business News On Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Suppressing Gastric Cancer Cells with Botox

  Researchers have found a novel approach to treating cancer – using Botox. A study presented in the 20 August edition of Science Translational Medicine shows that cancer growth could be suppressed More...

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Michael Ordman On Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Wound Closure Technology and Pancreatic Cancer Treatment: Israel Weekly Good News Roundup

– Wound closure technology saves Israeli soldiers.  Soldiers wounded in Operation Protective Edge are benefiting from a brand-new Israeli technology to close open wounds quickly.  TopClosure acts like More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, May 19th, 2014

Israeli researchers discover how tumors become resistant to drugs, and how process can be reversed to inhibit cancer growth

– – Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Faculty of Medicine have discovered a process whereby tumor cells become resistant to specific drugs, a finding that could significantly More...

Jewish Business News Service On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Japanese Takeda Pharmaceuticals opens office In Israel

– Takeda Israel Ltd. will be headquartered in the Tel Aviv area and will market products with an initial focus on oncology. – Takeda Pharmaceuticals International GmbH, headquartered in Zurich Takeda More...

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