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The FutuRx team includes CTO Ronald Ellis and CEO Einat Zisman, front; and Sigal Arad, Limor Miara, Moshik Talbi and Eli Frydman.

Modigene’s Shot in the Arm [VIDEO]

Modigene has four CTP-enhanced compounds in development at its laboratory in Israel.No one likes getting jabbed, but for many there isn’t a choice. Millions of people get daily injections of therapeutic proteins, a group that encompasses everything from insulin to …

Israel’s PhagoLum to make sepsis history

This will become the gold standard diagnosis of sepsis: Avi Reinhartz, CEO of PhagoLum.In the United States, sepsis is the leading cause of death in non-coronary ICU patients, and the 10th most common cause of death overall. It occurs in …

Israeli company leads the gray product revolution [VIDEO]

Israeli company leads the gray product revolution [VIDEO]

The DRIFTS device is designed to help ease the tremors experienced by people suffering diseases like Parkinson’s.At Israel’s GeronTech, they take old age seriously. The non-profit organization is one of the leading centers in the world for the design and …

Growing (Without) Pains

Orthogon’s device can be used to compress or elongate the bone with minimal suffering.There’s nothing good about a broken leg. Or maybe there is. A technology for resetting fractures and lengthening limbs is being adapted to treat not only severe …

New Israeli test identifies mothers at risk of preeclampsia

Six percent of women, many of them healthy, develop the life-threatening condition of preeclampsia in pregnancy.An Israeli start-up has developed a breakthrough technology that could help doctors identify pregnant women at risk of developing preeclampsia, a dangerous condition of pregnancy …

Israel’s Mazor turns 2D into 3D for orthopedic surgeons

Mazor’s C-InSight takes information available from traditional 2D imaging systems, and turns it into 3D.In the operating room, most doctors carrying out orthopedic surgery today are limited to using either C-Arm imaging systems that offer only inaccurate two-dimensional fluoroscopic images, …