An Israeli company has developed a device that could enable millions of American diabetics to painlessly inject themselves with insulin.
Israel leads the world in the number of scientists and technicians in the workforce, with 145 per 10,000, as opposed to 85 in the U.S., over 70 in Japan, and less than 60 in Germany. With over 25% of its work force employed in technical professions. Israel places first in this category as well.
An Israeli company has developed the world’s first video ringtones for cell phones – the Vringo.
Israeli researchers are using video games to investigate future treatments for memory disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease.
The founder of the Cancer Prevention and Wellness Program at New York’s prestigious Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is Israeli.
Israel has the third highest rate of entrepreneurship – and the highest rate among women and among people over 55 – in the world.
Intel’s new multi-core processor was completely developed at its facilities in Israel.