Tag archive for ‘Life science’
Sima Ella On Monday, May 18th, 2020

Miracle Recovery: Iron rod penetrated through skull from side to side was removed

An iron rod penetrated through a skull crossing from side to side was removed from the head of an Israeli man In Hadassah Medical Center in Ein Karem, outside Jerusalem. Kamel Abdel Rahman, 46, from the Arab More...

Shai Genish On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Koch Brothers are leading $75-$150 million Investment in InSightec Israel

  American conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch (Koch Brothers) are making their first investment in Israel. The brothers are leading between $75 million – $150 million round of investment More...

Albert Hecht On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Israeli Doctor to Use Medical Cannabis to Treat Autism in First-of-its-kind Study, Report

  In view of evidence that cannabinoids can help improve the quality of life of autistic people, an Israeli pediatrician has launched a first of its kind clinical trial to study the effects of medical More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Healing children’s hearts in Tanzania

  Shadia Jirani, an 18-month-old Tanzanian girl, was born with a giant hole in her heart. Without surgery her chances of survival were grim. Shadia was the first child wheeled into the operating room More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

App alert: Hello Heart

  #HelloHeart Analysis of 4, 000 users of the Hello Heart free mobile therapeutic app reveals that, after six weeks of use, 25 percent had reduced their blood pressure by 10 points or more, with an More...

FDA awards Israeli stem cell co Pluristem orphan drug status

  Israeli placenta-based cell therapy developer Pluristem Therapeutics Ltd. (Nasdaq:PSTI; DAX: PJT: PLTR) has been awarded orphan drug status by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its PLX-PAD More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Drug for fatty liver disease in advanced studies

  Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is reportedly the most common liver condition in the developed world, affecting about 30 percent of that population. The only cure is dietary modifications and exercise, More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

BIU, Eastern Virginia Medical Schools Launch Exchange Program

Navigating effective ways to provide high quality community healthcare services to patients at risk, both in America and northern Israel, is among the major learning insights of students participating in More...

Hillel Koren On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

J&J signs MOU with Israeli InsuLine medical device

J&J will help get regulatory approval for InsuPad, which reduces injected insulin uptake speed in diabetics by nearly 50%.     The share of Israeli company InsuLine Medical Ltd. (TASE: INSL) More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Researchers Develop Method to Induce Human Hair Growth Using Stem Cells

In a new study from Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, researchers have used human pluripotent stem cells to generate new hair. The study represents the first step toward the development of a cell-based More...

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