Opinion: Israeli innovation comes to British Columbia

The hot and humid breeze of Tel Aviv will never be confused with the wet and damp climate of Vancouver, not to mention the places are separated by nearly 11,000 km. However, once you
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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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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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Invitation to a Québec Trade Mission in Israel – Medical Equipment, Life Sciences, ICT, from May 18 to 24

Version Française Export Quebec would like to invite you to participate in an exciting trade mission to Israel, from May 18 to 24 2014. This mission will take place during the Israel Innovation Conference,
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Johnson & Johnson Innovation collaboration with the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS)

Johnson & Johnson Innovation has announced that it is expanding its global Incubator presence through a novel collaboration with the Office of the Chief Scientist in Israel and other industry partners to establish
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Covidien buys Israel’s Given Imaging for $860m

Covidien buys Israel’s Given Imaging for $860m Irish healthcare company Covidien plc has acquired IDB Holding Corp. unit, capsule endoscope developer Given Imaging, for $860 million. Covidien said, “Given Imaging provides one of the broadest technology platforms
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How Israel is working to make brain research practical

“I’m an anomaly,” tells us Professor Michal Beeri, neuroscientist at Israel’s Sheba Medical Center. “I’m a researcher whose never worked in a university environment, I’ve always conducted
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category: Healthcare, Medical
The 2ND Medical Devices & Health Information Technology Conference & Exhibition will be held June 10-13, 2013, in the Port of Tel Aviv, Israel. Convened by The Israel Export & International Cooperation Institute in cooperation
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Procognia wins Health Canada deal

Glycoanalysis company ProCognia (Israel) Ltd. (TASE:PRCG) is providing glycosylation analysis products and services to the Biologics and Genetic Therapies Directorate of Health Canada, for research on biotherapeutic products. Procognia’s share price rose 7.8% by
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Mazor Robotics’ Renaissance Technology Receives Health Canada License

CAESAREA, Israel – January 28, 2013 – Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR), a developer of innovative surgical robots and complementary products, today announced the Company received its Health Canada (HC) Medical Device License to market
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