The founder of the Cancer Prevention and Wellness Program at New York’s prestigious Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is Israeli.
Christopher Reeve called Israel the “world center” for research on paralysis treatment.
An Israeli company has developed a smart bracelet to be worn by staff workers in hospital to make sure they wash their hands after contact with patients. Currently about 100,000 people a year in the US die of infections they contract in hospitals and clean hands can eliminate most of these infections.
A week-old Iraqi infant underwent an emergency operation in Israel to correct a congenital heart defect.
A group of 40 American sheriffs were in Israel last week to learn about Israeli counter-terrorism techniques.
Israel has the highest ratio of university degrees to the population in the world.
The U.S. Marines in Iraq are using an Israel-developed hand-held computer for communication purposes.
Israeli medical teams are training Ethiopian doctors to fight AIDS.
In the middle of the summer conflict with Gaza in 2014, a Belgian-Israeli Jew and a Dutch Muslim developed a new computer tool for mapping rocket trajectories from Gaza.
Israeli research has shown that dancers display consistent differences from the general population in two key genes.