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Breakthrough Israeli study discovers early markers of preeclampsia

A Tel Aviv University study has discovered 25 molecular markers in the blood of pregnant women in their first trimester that indicate that the...

Sheba Medical Center chosen by American biotech company to assist in potential cure for...

BioMarin, a leading American biotechnology company (BMRN-NASDAQ), has chosen Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, Israel, to conduct research and a clinical trial of...

Israel’s Sheba Medical Center offers new hope for stroke victims

The Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer has extended the treatment protocol for stroke victims from eight hours to 24 hours. The hospital...

Israeli ophthalmologists develop nanodrops that could eliminate need for eyeglasses

Israeli doctors may have developed “nanodrops” that could essentially replace eyeglasses. The eye-drops have already been tested on pigs and produced promising results. The...

Israeli research on venom could lead to new drugs and medications

A researcher at Israel’s Hebrew University has found that the Nematostella adapt their venom several times throughout their lifespan. As venom is commonly used...

Teva Pharmaceutical: Layoffs to be postponed, employees to receive additional benefits

Israeli pharmaceutical giant Teva signed an agreement with its employees, according to which those who are laid off will receive a significant benefit package...

Israeli doctors teach Ethiopian surgeons to perform modern procedure

A team of surgeons from central Israel’s Rabin Medical Center recently flew to Ethiopia to teach local surgeons how to perform a modern procedure....

Israeli cancer drug reduced 50 percent of tumors in two weeks

Over the past several weeks, a new Israeli cancer drug has showed promising results. In an experiment on mice, over 50 percent of malignant...

Regev to fill in for Netanyahu as PM during routine checkup

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau will be going through a routine medical checkup Friday, during which he will be placed under sedation. Culture Minister Miri...

The doctor nose best: How a screw ended up in a 6-year-old’s nostril

Nir, 6, from Haifa, arrived at a Maccabi Health Services clinic complaining of severe itchiness in his nose. During the doctor's examination, he was...