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A revolutionary new artificial cornea could one day restore sight to millions of people around the world. Photo via Shutterstock.com

Israeli Company Unveils Revolutionary Artificial Cornea

CorNeat Vision develops new nanotech solution that could one day help restore sight to millions who have gone blind due to diseases of the cornea. An early-stage Israeli ophthalmic medical devices startup has developed a
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RightHear’s app orients people with vision impairment

New App Orients Visually Impaired in Malls, Schools, Hospitals

Idan Meir thought he was building a technology to help stores sell more goods. He wound up with a product that allows blind and visually impaired people to navigate malls, universities and hospitals. “It happened
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Medica 2015- Innovative Israeli Companies At World’s Largest Medical Equipment Expo

More than 50 Israeli Companies Present Next Generation of Medical Devices. Among Israeli Innovations: Abdominal Belt for Pregnant Women Monitoring the Fetus’ Pulse and Warning of Irregularities, Waist Belt for Seniors Lowering Risk of Fractured
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Knight Therapeutics Inc., Montreal based, makes US$60 million investment in Israel’s Medison Biotech

MONTREAL, CANADA and PETAH TIKVA, ISRAEL, August 31, 2015 – Knight Therapeutics Inc. (TSX: GUD) (“Knight”), a leading Canadian specialty pharmaceutical company, and Medison Biotech (1995) Ltd. (“Medison”), Israel’s leading independent specialty pharmaceutical company, announced
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Drug for rare muscular dystrophy fast-tracked – phase 2 trials in Israel and Canada

Treatments for extremely rare medical conditions are few and far between. The number of cases of “orphan diseases” doesn’t justify the amount of cash needed to get a pharmaceutical developed, tested and approved. This is
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LabStyle Innovations Receives Health Canada Approval for Commercialization of the Dario Diabetes Management Solution

CAESAREA, Israel, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — LabStyle Innovations Corp. (OTCQB: DRIO), developer of the Dario™ Diabetes Management Solution, has announced today that it has been granted Health Canada approval to market and sell Dario™
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A Decade of Innovation and Collaboration Between Israel and Ontario, Canada

Extending Successful Agreement to Increase Economic Growth Israel and the province of Ontario, Canada are extending a Memorandum of Understanding with another $3 million each to support collaboration projects between Israel- and Ontario-based companies. The
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From Bionic Legs to Video Games for Physical Therapy: What Makes Israel’s Medical Device Sector Click?

The global medical device industry is revolutionizing the way we care for and heal ourselves: from bionic eyes to robotic limbs to smartphone apps that measure our vital signs to helmets that can cure our
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Canadian company MedReleaf enters exclusive partnership with Tikun Olam of Israel

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Marklham, Ontario company MedReleaf has formed an exclusive partnership and licensing arrangement with the world-renowned medical cannabis innovator and producer, Tikun Olam Ltd. of Tel Aviv, Israel.  MedReleaf will
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Meet The “NaNose” Breathalyzer Test Device: An Israeli-American-British Development That Sniffs Out Lung Cancer Before It Spreads

Lung cancer is considered the deadliest of all cancers, the culprit for over 27 percent of all cancer deaths in the U.S. annually. However, the reason for this worrisome statistic derives not from the fact
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