Hawaiian singer Don Ho underwent an Israeli-developed stem cell treatment to strengthen his heart.
An Israeli company has developed the world’s first video ringtones for cell phones – the Vringo.
A team from the Weizmann Institute has demonstrated for the first time how tissues transplanted from pig embryos might, in the future, be able to induce the human body to produce blood-clotting proteins for hemophilia patients.
Both Microsoft and Cisco built their only R&D facilities outside the US in Israel.
An Israeli inventor has developed the world’s first cardboard bicycle from recycled materials. The bike is resistant to rain and sun, and costs around $9 each.