Israel’s medical robotic revolution; Israel’s first Druze Air Force Colonel; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Hospital kills Covid with UV light Tel Aviv’s Sourasky (Ichilov) is the first hospital to use ultra-violet (UV) light to disinfect medical spaces. The J. Protect system, from Israel’s Juganu (see here) uses UV-A in occupied... Read more »

Israeli vaccine can defeat variants; 80 Latin Americans discover Israeli tech; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Israel’s oral Covid vaccine Israel’s Oramed will shortly commence clinical trials of its Oravax vaccine – the world’s first oral Covid-19 vaccine (see here previously). Phase 1/2 trials will take place at Tel Aviv’s Sourasky... Read more »

  Israel offers help to Lebanon; How Israel handles digital threats; Visit a 2nd Temple Jerusalem building; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Transplant breakthrough Researchers at Israel’s Beilinson Hospital have discovered how animal organs can be used in human transplant surgery. The main reason for rejection is the foreign blood vessels... Read more »

Married couple running for Israel; Brain profiler to go into space; The largest Israeli Nasdaq launch; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Successful trials of TB diagnosis patch Six years ago (see here previously) Technion scientists began developing a sensing plaster to detect tuberculosis biomarkers on the skin. Now, trials of the... Read more »

The UK National Health Service is to trial the blood test from Israel’s OncoHost that predicts how well cancer patients will respond to immunotherapy treatment; The Israeli Business to Developer sector is growing as companies develop products that automate and simplify the jobs of highly sought-after hi-tech developers, and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S... Read more »

How to make vaccines go further; Israelis develops the IPU; AppsFlyer to hire 300; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS The masks are off Israelis are now able to show their faces again indoors after Israel’s Health Ministry lifted the indoor facemask requirement. Some 61% of the population has been fully vaccinated... Read more »

Toys for Arabs and Jews; Real milk, no cows; Jerusalem in transition; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS No new Covid infections Last Shabbat (5th June) Israel registered zero new local COVID-19 infections for the first time in more than a year. There are now only some 200 coronavirus infected patients in... Read more »

Women climb the tech ladder; As strong as spider silk; In touch with the senses; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Severe Covid patients cured in a day Israel’s Bonus BioGroup (see here previously) tested its MesenCure MSC treatment on 10 severely ill, high risk Covid-19 patients at Haifa’s Rambam hospital. All ten... Read more »

Gazan children in Israeli hospital; Israel’s cloud; A conveyor belt of Unicorns; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Blood clot treatment for chronic wounds Israelis Dr Igal & Alon Kushnir founded RedDress Medical to develop ActiGraft – a revolutionary fast treatment that uses blood clots made from the patient’s own blood to... Read more »

Molecule protects implants; Nail it every time; Israel – an island of sanity in testing times; and much more! by: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Trials for Covid-19 wonder treatment The EXO-CD24 Covid treatment (see here) invented by doctors at Israel’s Sourasky (Ichilov) Medical Center, is about to begin Phase 2 trials in Greece on 90... Read more »