Lyra Medical – Long-term Solution for Pelvic Floor Repair

Lyra Medical was founded in 2011 and is located in Israel. All R&D and manufacturing is made in Israel Concept behind developing the SRS implant for POP procedures was that most complications from trans-vaginal mesh procedure do not come from the use of mesh but from the need to anchor it in pelvic compartment. SeeContinue reading “Lyra Medical – Long-term Solution for Pelvic Floor Repair”

Neura

Behavioural Intelligence Platform – Now Utilised by Labs and MoH for their ViruScore Neura empowers organizations to make strategic, data-driven decisions based on large-scale human behavior and activity signals. Its Behavior Intelligence Platform transforms vast amounts of anonymized data into actionable, impactful and monetizable insights based on population behavior and lifestyle. TheNeura.com, Neura’s brand solution,Continue reading “Neura”

The Start-up Behind Diagnostic Accelerator Machine comes to Australia

An Israeli medical technology company trying to do what controversial defunct Silicon Valley start-up Theranos tried and failed to achieve is expanding to Australia with a $99 million capital raise ($US71 million). Sight Diagnostics is applying artificial intelligence and machine vision technology to blood tests and has already received approval from the Therapeutic Goods Administration and USContinue reading “The Start-up Behind Diagnostic Accelerator Machine comes to Australia”

Aiming for a 10-Second Result, Breathalyzer Detector for COVID Begins Early Tests

Israeli startup Scentech Medical starts to check its breath analysis tech at Meir Medical Center, seeking to identify the genetic fingerprint of the virus to develop a near-instant diagnosis An Israeli startup this week began tests with the goal of identifying the genetic fingerprint of the coronavirus and then determining if it can be detectedContinue reading “Aiming for a 10-Second Result, Breathalyzer Detector for COVID Begins Early Tests”

Binah.ai

Binah.ai’s technology enables the extraction of a large set of vital signs and mental stress measurements based on the analysis of a video taken with any device equipped with a camera. Binah.ai’s solution applies signal processing, AI technologies, and a proprietary mathematical backend processor that analyzes video taken of the upper cheek region of aContinue reading “Binah.ai”

Playwork

Playwork, formerly Gemon, has developed an innovative big data solution for turning common physiotherapy equipment into smart, gamified rehabilitation products. Playwork’s solution is designed to bring digitally connected workouts to the masses by seamlessly integrating IoT technology into existing workout equipment, making the transition easy, affordable, and natural. At the same time, it will monitorContinue reading “Playwork”

Key Antibody Discovered that Neutralises COVID-19

Israel claims to have completed the development phase of a COVID-19 vaccine, according to the country’s Defence Ministry. A research lab in the Israeli city of Ness Ziona says they’ve identified a key antibody that attacks the virus and neutralises it. The Israeli Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) is now looking to secure a contractContinue reading “Key Antibody Discovered that Neutralises COVID-19”

Start-up Nation High-Tech Versus the Coronavirus

Israel, as a global centre of research and development, is leading efforts to use technology to mitigate the coronavirus crisis on three fronts: developing a vaccine, improving testing for the virus, and innovating technological developments to improve patient care. There have been seemingly daily updates about Israeli breakthroughs in this area. This article will tryContinue reading “Start-up Nation High-Tech Versus the Coronavirus”

Israeli Innovators Harness Artificial Intelligence Technologies To Curb The Global COVID-19 Pandemic

As the number of people who’ve tested positive for coronavirus is mounting and could reach 2 million in the coming days, Israeli innovators are harnessing artificial intelligence technologies to curb the global pandemic, perhaps the most challenging public health crisis in modern history. What we know already is that scientists and researchers are working diligently toContinue reading “Israeli Innovators Harness Artificial Intelligence Technologies To Curb The Global COVID-19 Pandemic”

Israeli Technologies for Elder Care and Independence in the Time of Corona

The global coronavirus pandemic has significantly disrupted the lives, the livelihoods, and the wellbeing of billions of people worldwide – but no group is more vulnerable to COVID-19 itself, or to the loneliness and sense of isolation associated with social distancing measures than the elderly population. As countries worldwide are in the midst of lockdownsContinue reading “Israeli Technologies for Elder Care and Independence in the Time of Corona”