March 10, 2017
A group of researchers from Tel Aviv University has discovered how malignant tumors from melanoma, the deadly skin cancer, work. The group is led by a young lecturer and researcher, Dr. Carmit Levy.
March 3, 2017
A researcher at Zebra Medical Vision has created a new mammography algorithm that uses machine and deep learning to diagnose breast cancer (BC), with results that the company claims are superior to those achieved using current methods.
February 24, 2017
The city that never stops – Tel Aviv – continues to be the strongest draw among medical school graduates who want to serve as interns in hospitals.
Humanitarian aid organizations IsraAID and iAID send teams to help clear debris, clean ruined homes and offer psychological support to Harvey survivors. Two teams of Israeli aid experts are on their way to Texas to provide vital relief and psychosocial support to the thousands of people who have lost everything in the catastrophic Tropical Storm… Continue reading Israel Sends Aid To Flood-Battered Texas
The sale of Israeli drugmaker NeuroDerm to Japanese pharma giant Mitsubishi Tanabe for $1.1 billion last month in the largest ever purchase of an Israeli healthcare company, has put the spotlight on Israel’s biotech sector, where a number of other firms are gearing up for commercialization of their product. NeuroDerm develops treatments for patients… Continue reading Coming of age, Israel biotech sector gets ready for market
New breast cancer blood test could improve treatment options in more serious cases ‘Liquid biopsy’ detects tumor DNA and can track alterations in 13 different genes. Women with advanced stages of breast cancer could receive potentially life-extending personalized treatment after taking a new blood test that detects tumor DNA. The test, known as a… Continue reading New Breast Cancer Treatment Options