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Designs on the future

Browzwear’s V-Stitcher is a computer simulation program that allows apparel designers, manufacturers and retailers to see their collections in an accurate and realistic way at an early stage in the design process.Designing clothes is possibly one of the few areas …

Chest Pain? Reassurance is Just a Phone Call Away

The call-center medical staff use the data sent via the Telemarker to diagnose and monitor subscribers’ healthMore than 6 million Americans visit the emergency room each year complaining of chest pain, and approximately 60% of those are admitted for continued …

Help wanted: A suitable match

Redmatch’s solution is a system to filter job candidates, and match them automatically with the right employers.A few years ago, after a particularly hard day at the office in her personnel placement company, an Israeli woman named Shlomit Almog complained …

Satellites hunt for buried treasure

Professor Dan Blumberg in the field: Being able to really know what lies below the earth’s surface is an exciting prospect that challenges our imaginations.It sounds like a backwards proposition, but new research shows that we can find out more …

A taxi cab for complex surgical procedures

The SmartAssist line’s first product, SpineAssist, is designed for delicate spinal procedures that require a high level of accuracy and experience. Ori Hadomi, CEO of Mazor Surgical Instruments, likes to think of the company’s emerging product line, SmartAssist, as a …

Letting us sleep easier

‘If you are in security and mention that the product is from Israel, people perk up their ears and listen.’The vast and growing number of Israeli companies involved in security and defense equipment was evident at the 16th International Security …

Wrap mine in Basil, please

Researchers have found that basil extracts methyl chavicol and linalool ooze out of the wrapping and slow the growth of eight types of lethal bacteria including E. coli and listeria. Shoppers confronted with the “paper or plastic” question in the …

Israel an important clinical trials site

Israel has increasingly become a vital location for U.S. companies conducting multinational clinical trials. During the past five years, U.S. and other overseas pharmaceutical companies have been utilizing Israel as a regular site in their multinational clinical trials. About 150 …

Building a better future together

In a place made famous in the Bible – Nazareth – a new form of inspiration is taking place: a working model for coexistence between Jews and Arabs based on technology and entrepreneurship. It was just under two years ago …

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