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World’s best vaccine against hepatitis B

SciGen’s Rehovot headquarters offers production services to other Israeli pharma startups

An Israeli company offers the most effective solution against a virus that affects at least two billion people across the world.  By Avigayil Kadesh Since 1982, developing countries have been vaccinating newborns against the hepatitis

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Israelis find key to stopping brain cancer

Regina Golan-Gerstl, Ph.D

They are now developing a drug to suppress a cancer-driving protein, providing new hope for people suffering from glioblastoma tumors.  By Avigayil Kadesh A promising new drug against a particularly deadly form of brain cancer

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More effective flu medicine on its way from Israel

More effective flu medicine on its way from Israel

Hebrew University scientists discover how influenza virus beats the immune system, and hope to formulate a drug based on their findings.  By Avigayil Kadesh  If you get sick with flu, it’s because the virus found

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Elbit Systems wins homeland security contract

Elbit Systems wins homeland security contract

(Reuters) – Israeli defense electronics company Elbit Systems said the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection (CBP) awarded its subsidiary a contract to deploy border surveillance technology in

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Bayer signs $10 million deal with Compugen

Bayer signs $10 million deal with Compugen

New cancer therapeutic approach is the goal of the joint research between the multinational pharma giant and the Israeli company. By Avigayil Kadesh Bayer HealthCare announced in August that it is paying Tel Aviv-based

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Some surprising facts about Viber

Some surprising facts about Viber

The call-and-messaging startup just acquired for $900 million never got a cent in VC funds, and is based in Cyprus though its founders are Israeli. By Abigail Klein-Leichman Until Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten agreed to

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How Israel keeps a Blue eye on the world’s water

Yoplait in France

Electro-optic systems from Israel are keeping municipal and food production water supplies, as well as pools, from contamination. By Rivka Borochov What do international companies like Yoplait, Coca-Cola, General Electric and the chemical giant BASF

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1776 Announces Winning Startups for Challenge Cup Tel Aviv Region

1776 Announces Winning Startups for Challenge Cup Tel Aviv Region

Lingual.ly, Winflex, Medisafe Project and Pink Park move on to compete at the Global Challenge Cup Festival in May. Washington, DC and Tel Aviv, Israel (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Today, 1776,

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Matimop invites Israeli Cyber Tech companies to collaborate with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence

CyberSecurity

Collaboration in Cybersecurity Technologies with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in Maryland, USA Request for Letters of Interest (LOI) Introduction Matimop, The  Israeli Industry Center for R&D, on behalf of the Office

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Israeli Pill-Camera Company Given Imaging Gets FDA Clearance for Colon Test Product

Israeli Pill-Camera Company Given Imaging Gets FDA Clearance for Colon Test Product

Given Imaging’s Collon PillCam   On Monday February 3rd Reuters reported that Israeli Camera-in-a-pill maker Given Imaging said it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance for a pill to

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