Monthly Archives: January 2021

 

Sight Diagnoses Covid-19 Blood

Sight Diagnostics has announced a collaboration with Sheba Medical Center near Tel Aviv to mitigate the risk of contamination by COVID-19. Sight’s OLO blood analyser will provide rapid complete blood count (CBC) results in a dedicated lab to process samples of COVID-19 patients who are being monitored and treated in...
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Startup Helps Maccabi Healthcare Spot High-Risk Covid-19 Patients

Medial EarlySign along with Maccabi Healthcare Services, is developing an algorithm to identify high-risk COVID-19 cases. EarlySign’s COVID Complications AlgoMarker Identifies individuals at increased risk for having COVID-19 complications. With the goal of prioritizing patients for COVID-19 testing and treatment, this new AlgoMarker aids in triaging patients by reducing chart...
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Startup Protects Kitchen Surfaces from Covid-19

A study using Bio Fence’s new technology for anti-viral, anti-microbal paints and coatings shows great promise for protecting restaurant and kitchen surfaces from the coronavirus. The study was conducted in the laboratory of Professor Mahmoud Huleihel, a virologist from Ben-Gurion University and showed complete deactivation of over 10,000,000 HSV1 viruses...
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Wearable Device Monitors At-Risk Coronavirus Patients

Somatix has deployed its wearable-enabled remote patient-monitoring product in healthcare facilities in Israel in order to monitor the condition of at-risk coronavirus patients. The company’s solution uses patented gesture-detection technology and machine learning algorithms to analyze users’ gesture data in real time. The company’s algorithms generate insights about potential adverse...
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AntisepTech Uses Smartphone to Detect Viruses

AntisepTech is a digital health startup focused on helping health organizations prevent infections and confront lawsuits while enabling patients, families, and healthcare workers to stay safe and feel safe. The company has developed a patented technology designed to reduce the invisible hand-to-hand spread of germs and viruses. AntisepTech uses the...
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Israeli Vaccine Roll-Out brings US Investors

Israel’s coronavirus inoculation campaign is injecting more than just vaccinations into arms, as projections of a vaccine-enabled economic recovery are sending investors into Israeli markets, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Global investors’ typical portfolio allocation include only small amounts for Israeli stocks, but Israel’s impressive vaccination campaign has drawn attention...
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Scentech Medical Coronavirus Diagnostic 98% Accurate

Israeli breath test diagnostics company Scentech Medical has developed a newer, more efficient – and seemingly more accurate – coronavirus test, according to a news report.During its preliminary testing, which has still not been completed, the company has seen 98% accuracy in the use of the test, which takes just a few minutes...
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Collaborative Israeli-Palestinian NGO Unites Youthful Entrepreneurs

In spite of the pandemic, Tech2Peace has persisted with a program that aims to forge permanent business partnerships. A global pandemic has not succeeded in stopping an initiative whose objective is to unite youthful Israeli and Palestinian tech fans and entrepreneurs. Tech2Peace, a collaborative Israeli-Palestinian NGO is pushing on with...
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$25 Million Program For Assisting New Startups With Investors

This step is a reaction to the decrease of investments of upcoming startups in Israel in recent years. The IIA (Israel Innovation Authority) declared the start of a new charity program whose objective is to help startups in their inception stage take off, allocating the project NIS 80 million (USD25...
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