TOOKAD prostate cancer treatment

A globally praised prostate cancer treatment was developed in Israel; an ultrasound machine for treating tremors is produced by Israel’s Insightec; Tel Aviv University researchers discovered that a popular food supplement can reverse the effects of a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder, and much more.

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Good News Israel Archive from the week of January 8, 2017: Israeli treatments are saving lives – and the BBC reluctantly admits it; Israeli Christian leader praises religious freedom in the Jewish State; Another Chilean earthquake and Israeli alert system saves more lives, and much more. ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS BBC finally admits prostate cancer treatment... Read more »

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Professor David Faiman

A professor wins top Israeli award; the biennial International HLS & Cyber Conference in Tel Aviv featured the top Israeli security and cybersecurity companies; Israel’s Elbit Systems presented its new Emergency Scenarios Virtual Reality Trainer at the Homeland Security and Cyber Conference in Tel Aviv, and much more.

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Good News Israel Archive from the week of December 18, 2016: Israel wins $25,000 neuroscience award; Hands-free Smartphone reaches 1200 users; Israel’s new Ambassador has arrived in Turkey; New delicious variety of pomegranate, and much more. ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Israeli wins $25,000 neuroscience award Israel’s Dr. Gilad Evrony was awarded the Eppendorf and Science Prize... Read more »

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Technion Prof. Amir Orian

Key enzyme discovery in fight against cancer; Israeli biotech Neurim signed marketing agreements for its new treatment for sleep disorders in children with autism and neurogenetic diseases; Israeli surgeons from Save a Child’s Heart saved 14 young, faulty hearts, and much more. By: Michael Ordman ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Key enzyme discovery in fight against cancer Israel Technion... Read more »

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Good News Israel Archive from the week of December 11, 2016: Israel Technion researchers make progress in fighting cancer; November set a record month for tourism; Israel’s new Ambassador has arrived in Turkey; three Israelis won medals at the Ju-Jitsu World Championships in Poland, and much more. ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Key enzyme discovery in fight... Read more »

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Ethiopian-Israeli Arts Festival

The annual Israeli-Ethiopian Arts Festival will bring sunshine to a chilly Jerusalem; Guns 'n Roses are coming back; hit Israeli TV series “Fauda” will soon be available for streaming on Netflix, and much more.

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nanorobotic-surgery

Israel’s Microbot develops miniature robots for cleaning drainage pipes in the body; treatment by Israel’s Teva for Huntington disease has been approved by the US FDA; Tiberias is hosting the 6th Anglo Israel Cardiovascular Symposium, and much more.

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Ethiopian women alumnae, Nishmat

Of the 141,200 citizens of Ethiopian origin in Israel graduating from high school, 89% took the matriculation tests compared with the national average of 94%; 20 women have enrolled in the IDF Paratroop Brigade’s instructors course; Eitan Na’eh arrived in Ankara to take up the position of Israel’s new ambassador, and much more.  By: Michael... Read more »

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Good News Israel Archive from the week of December 4, 2016: Israeli micro robots can help avoid brain surgery; Israeli NGOs helped wheelchair users hike across the Negev desert; Israel’s new Ambassador has arrived in Turkey, and much more. ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Micro robots to clean pipes in the brain Israel’s Microbot develops miniature robots... Read more »

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softwheel

CNN has written about three Israeli Innovations that will revolutionize the planet; Want a phone-free family meal, or just a break from constantly checking messages and emails? Purchase an Israeli Pause, and much more.

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Yityish Aynaw

25-year-old Yityish ‘Titi’ Aynaw was crowned Miss Israel in 2013 and, on speaking tours in the US, has emphasized that the world must learn how unique and diverse the Jewish state is; Ethiopian-Israeli to become IDF Colonel, and much more.

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Good News Israel Archive from the week of November 27, 2016: Israeli researchers have found a protein that stops cancer from spreading; an Ethiopian Jew is the first to become an IDF colonel; an Israeli solar-powered system reduces desalination costs by 90%, and much more. ISRAEL’S MEDICAL ACHIEVEMENTS Protein H1.0 stops cancer cells re-activating An... Read more »

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MASA Israel

12,000 18-30-year-olds are in Israel to participate in long-term Masa (journey) Israel programs; AlmaLinks, a group focused on promoting ties between the global Jewish business community and Israel, has started sponsoring its own Birthright-style trip, bringing business executives to Israel, and much more.

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Israeli app helps induce sleep

A sensor and smartphone app from Israel’s 2breath helps users fall asleep and tracks their sleeping patterns; Intel has inaugurated its $6 billion next-generation chip production line at its Kiryat Gat facility in Israel, and much more.

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