Health
Pocket device helps Nepal victims breathe

Israeli innovation replaces joints the digital way

TraumaCad allows surgeons to develop a pre-operative surgery plan – including manipulation of orthopedic digital images, reduction of fractures, and application of prosthetic systems.If it hadn’t been for a rock climbing accident, Ze’ev Glozman, the young CEO of Israeli startup …

Israeli discovery chips away at gum disease

The PerioChip – the size of a baby’s fingernail – is inserted directly into infected periodontal pockets in the gums that are 5 millimeters or greater in depth, following scaling and root planing to remove plaque and calculus deposits. One …

Israeli device pumps up the odds of conceiving

A young Israeli company called Fertiligent has devised a way to improve the effectiveness of a treatment for infertility. The technique could enable many more couples to conceive without having to resort to costly and invasive in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment. …