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The pomegranate potential against degenerative brain diseases

BY JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH |  JANUARY 21, 2018 02:09  An innovative Israeli supplement for preventing and improving neurodegenerative diseases is here. Prof. Ruth Gabizon. (photo credit: JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH)   Pomegranates are known to contain powerful antioxidants that fight the oxygen free radicals that cause inflammation, accelerated aging of the tissues, the activation of harmful genes within DNA and [...]

By | 2018-01-22T16:30:40+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The pomegranate potential against degenerative brain diseases

13 of the biggest health breakthroughs in Israel in 2017

  A compound that disables cancer cells, an artificial cornea, the world’s first bone implant: 2017 saw major medical advances. We bring you the best. By Nicky Blackburn  DECEMBER 26, 2017, 6:51 AM Compound kills energy generating system of cancer An Israeli researcher devised a synthetic compound to disable the enzymes that allow cancer cells to [...]

By | 2018-01-22T10:22:58+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on 13 of the biggest health breakthroughs in Israel in 2017

Why Israel rocks at commercializing academic innovations

Universities worldwide are looking to emulate Israel’s tech-transfer magic. By Abigail Klein Leichman  JANUARY 18, 2018, 7:00 AM Photo illustration by Andranik Hakobyan/Shutterstock.com     It’s no coincidence that Harvard and UCLA chose experienced Israelis to direct their technology-transfer offices. Cash-strapped universities urgently need to streamline the transfer of inventions from lab bench to market, and [...]

By | 2018-01-18T15:24:30+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why Israel rocks at commercializing academic innovations

First aging innovation lab opens in Israel

Innovation Lab for Healthy Aging at Ben-Gurion University will address seniors’ challenges with new products and technologies. By Abigail Klein Leichman  JANUARY 17, 2018, 10:00 AM Illustrative photo by B. Bernard/Shutterstock.com  Israel’s first Innovation Lab for Healthy Aging has been launched in Beersheva, simulating the challenges in the everyday living environment of senior citizens in order [...]

By | 2018-01-18T12:15:55+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on First aging innovation lab opens in Israel

MIXiii-Biomed 2018: Call For Company Presentations

Dear Colleagues, MIXiii-BIOMED  is the leading event of Israel’s life sciences industry. Hailed as the annual meeting place for players of Israel’s healthcare industry with their colleagues from around the globe, MIXiii-BIOMED presents a unique and exuberating occasion to participate in discussions, panel presentations, product demonstrations and networking opportunities, all paving the way for new [...]

By | 2018-01-11T12:09:41+00:00 January 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on MIXiii-Biomed 2018: Call For Company Presentations

Cellect Announces Breakthrough Clinical Results

  First Group of Patients in Clinical Trial With Cellect's ApoGraft Stem Cell Transplant Follow up Results. 100% Acceptance and Zero Related Adverse Events NEWS PROVIDED BY | Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. | Jan 04, 2018 Dr. Shai Yarkoni, Cellect CEO commented: "These interim results further support that we are closer than ever to a world where stem cells are [...]

By | 2018-01-08T10:41:33+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Cellect Announces Breakthrough Clinical Results

Faster, More Accurate Cancer Detection Using Nanoparticles, Rutgers-Led Study Finds

Light-emitting nanoprobes can detect cancer early and track the spread of tiny tumors By Todd B. Bates | December 11, 2017 This illustration shows how human breast cancer cells in a mouse model were “chased” with novel rare earth nanoscale probes injected intravenously. When the subject is illuminated, the probes glow in an infrared range [...]

By | 2017-12-26T11:23:11+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Faster, More Accurate Cancer Detection Using Nanoparticles, Rutgers-Led Study Finds

Jewish New Year fruit may hold seeds of hope for brain disease sufferers

 Israeli neurologist, nanotech expert make pomegranate oil capsules that send antioxidants where they can have the most effect By SHOSHANNA SOLOMON | 18 September 2017, 4:36 pm Pomegranates at the Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem on August 25, 2016. (Nati Shohat/Flash90) As Jewish families across the world reach for the pomegranate that they customarily eat on Rosh [...]

By | 2017-12-25T14:30:59+00:00 December 25th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Jewish New Year fruit may hold seeds of hope for brain disease sufferers

BiomX Acquires RondinX to Boost Microbiome Discovery and Development Capabilities

Acquisition expands BiomX's pipeline with novel microbial targets for treating liver diseases. In parallel, 8VC, an angel investor in RondinX, to invest in BiomX  NEWS PROVIDED BY | Biomx Ltd | Dec 19, 2017, 07:30 ET NESS ZIONA, Israel, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BiomX Ltd., a microbiome company developing customized phage therapies, today announced the acquisition of RondinX. The acquisition fortifies BiomX's [...]

By | 2017-12-21T13:51:00+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on BiomX Acquires RondinX to Boost Microbiome Discovery and Development Capabilities

Future of the #Cancer #Treatments

Ayala #Pharmaceuticals, Founded by Israel Biotech Fund, aMoon and Harel Insurance, Enters Exclusive Worldwide License Agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) to Develop Cancer #Treatments December 06, 2017 09:30 AM Eastern Standard Time REHOVOT, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ayala Pharmaceuticals, a #biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing targeted #cancer therapies, announced today that they have entered into an exclusive worldwide [...]

By | 2017-12-24T10:20:40+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Future of the #Cancer #Treatments