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BIRD Foundation not afraid to take risks

BIRD – the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation – has been promoting bilateral cooperation between the United States and Israel since 1977.If you want to succeed in business, you have to change with the times. And the BIRD …

Clinical trials? Do them in Israel!

Over the past five years, U.S. and other overseas pharmaceutical companies have been utilizing Israel as a regular site in their multinational clinical trials. When American medical and biotech companies begin approaching the arduous stage of conducting clinical trials for …

Rochester sees the picture in blue and white

Aliroo Ltd. – an Israeli company which provides secure e-mail service to health care providers – intends to move its U.S. headquarters from Houston to Rochester.A program that brought Israeli business executives to Rochester last week already has a payoff. …

Is your airport safe?

Rafi Sela doesn’t believe that a safe trip means a more expensive trip. And he is on a mission to make airline travel in the U.S. more secure, relaxed and leisurely – and less expensive. Sound impossible? Don’t put it …

Four-wheel drive for wheelchairs

The Galileo Wheel is a robust device that allows automatic back and forth conversation between wheel, track, and stair climbing configurations.An Israeli start-up has developed a wheelchair that could offer millions of severely disabled Americans a whole new experience of …

Welcome to the brain gym

Cognifit’s first commercial product for driver fitness, called Drivefit, was aimed at the elderly, but the most popular model has turned out to be a program for younger drivers, which is being used by major international driving schools.We all worry …

Seeing through lies

The heart of Nemesysco’s security-oriented technology is a signal-processing engine that is said to use more than 8,000 algorithms each time it analyzes an incoming voice waveform.It may sound like a joke from a secret agent television parody like Get …