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Isreal-Hackathon10 Israeli and Indian Innovators Come Together to Boost Affordable Tech Solutions in Indian Healthcare

In a unique initiative, the first India-Israel hackathon, Med4Dev, by the Tel Aviv-based Pears Program for Global Innovation at Tel-Aviv University, brought together innovators, developers, entrepreneurs, and healthcare experts from the two countries. Nine challenges were posed by Indian foundations, hospitals, and other partners aimed at solving issues related to telemedicine, diagnostics, and monitoring solutions […]

August 1, 2016
israel Israel Shares its Expertise in Combating Human Trafficking

Israel is in the top category for battling human trafficking for the fifth year in a row, Knesset Subcommittee on Combating Human Trafficking and Prostitution chairwoman Aliza Lavie said on Wednesday. “The US government recognized our continuing success in fighting human trafficking,” Lavie said. “But that does not mean we can stop fighting.” Lavie said […]

July 31, 2016
cells Israeli Researchers Find Way to Spot Tumor Cells Invading the Brain

A Tel Aviv University study shows a new way of detecting brain micrometastases months before they transform into malignant and inoperable growths. According to the research, micro-tumor cells hijack astrogliosis, the brain’s natural response to damage or injury, to support metastatic growth. This knowledge may lead to the detection of brain cancer in its first […]

July 29, 2016
4trgfc Israel’s Technion Takes a Selfie From Space!

Participants in the International Space University’s 29th Space Studies Program – held for the first time at the Haifa campus of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology – posed for a group selfie photo taken from space last week. Taken from a height of 520 kilometers, the photo shows the 104 program participants lying on the […]

July 28, 2016
11053146_10156030182355077_7007969870615264216_n 5 Classes You Can Only Take in Israel: Study Abroad!

Did college really happen if you didn’t study abroad? When you study abroad in Israel you’re able to take classes you can’t take anywhere else. From diving deep into environmental studies at The Arava Institute to gaining the mad skills needed to build your own startup at the Technion, we promise to study abroad in […]

July 26, 2016
VRPhysiocropped-635x357 Israeli Startup Uses Virtual Gaming to Help Pain in Neck

As the founder and chief executive officer of a Tel Aviv-based startup, VRPhysio, Eran Orr aims to match virtual reality and physiotherapy to help patients practice their exercises at home and speed up recovery or just prevent injuries through the use of virtual gaming. The company has developed a medical device which is a combination […]

July 26, 2016