Health
Hula hoops on Tel Aviv beach. Photo by Flash90.

Israeli therapy kills brain cancer cells with electrical fields

Patients carry the Novo-TTF device in a specialized over-the-shoulder bag and receive continuous treatment without changing their daily routine.An Israeli-developed treatment that specifically targets rapidly growing cancer cells with electrical fields shows great promise in treating patients with brain cancer.The …

BioLineRx – Israel’s biotech supermarket

BioLineRX CEO Morris Laster: Once you have a critical mass of projects in the pipeline and you can sell a compound every year or so, it becomes self sustaining.The people at leading Israeli biotech company BioLineRx must have a lot …

Israeli startup makes laparoscopic surgery less painful

The conventional technique employs the use of hand-held retractors and additional auxiliary personnel for manipulating them. The result is additional post-operative patient discomfort and scarring as well as increased surgical costs.Many startups toil away for years before they finally see …