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Dr. Shai Rosenberg, Hadassah

Israeli researchers use artificial intelligence to identify cancer genes

'The model we created has a high accuracy of 96.5%'

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Tel Aviv Univesity PhD student Neta Maimon, who specializes in musical cognition and led the study on mental decline

Israeli scientists discover that music tests help detect mental decline in old age

New method includes measuring electrical activity in the brain while performing simple musical tasks

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Greek-Nigerian basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo attends "Rise" premiere on June 22, 2022 in Burbank, California, United States.

NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo invests in Israeli startup

Greek-Nigerian basketball player will also serve as ambassador for telemedicine company Antidote Health

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Israeli soldiers who suffer from PTSD protest against the state's treatment outside the Defence Ministry offices in Tel Aviv, Israel, on July 14, 2019.

Israeli scientists discover bacteria that helps detect post-trauma disorder in soldiers

'This is the first depiction of a microbial signature in the saliva among veteran soldiers with PTSD'

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FILE - A view of Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, in Israel's central city of Ramat Gan, on January 02, 2014.

Sheba Medical Center to use military thermal imaging tech

Technology from Elbit can allow doctors to accurately identify the movement of blood vessels

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Professor Ronit Satchi-Fainaro

Portrait: Professor Satchi-Fainaro, one of Israel’s most renowned scientists

Some of her cancer research findings were successfully commercialized

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An Israeli Arab youth sits at a viewpoint overlooking the northern Israeli town of Umm al-Fahm, on February 4, 2020.

Israel: Arabic app delivers food to remote villages

'We will reach thousands of communities in the coming years. Everyone deserves to have food delivered home'

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Prime Minister Yair Lapid and Israeli president Isaac Herzog attends the opening ceremony for the new emergency room, at the Ichilov Hospital, in Tel Aviv, Israel, July 28, 2022.

Israel: World's largest emergency room opens in Tel Aviv

The center is designed for both regular emergency needs and a sudden influx of casualties

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Minister of Communications Yoaz Hendel speaks during a Conference of Heads of Local Authorities, in Ramat Negev, southern Israel, July 22, 2021.

70% of Israelis to get access to fiber optic internet by end of year - Comms Minister

Over 1.6 million households in Israel already have access to fiber infrastructure

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A worker with grasshoppers at Hargol FoodTech farm in Misgav, northern Israel, on March 22, 2021.

Good Food Institute: Israel a global leader in foodtech

'This is a young and fascinating industry that... provides an opportunity to rectify the global food system'

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A woman standing with her phone next to the NSO Group company logo, outside the NSO Group offices in Sapir, southern Israel, on April 2, 2022.

Pegasus probe: Israeli police did not illegally hack phones, but exceeded authority

Police acquired information they were not legally allowed to have, such as calendar entries and contacts

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Le logo Apple sur une fenêtre d'un magasin de la société à Bangkok, le 5 mars 2021.

Apple expands in Israel opening development center in Jerusalem

Apple currently has nearly 2,000 employees in Israel

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Israeli teenage girls check their smartphones in their guest house room, in the northern Israeli Kibbutz of Nir David, on April 27, 2013.

Israel: Phone app teaches basics of coding to children

Nick Academy includes a wide variety of activities where learning takes place through educational games

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FILE - A view of Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, in Israel's central city of Ramat Gan, on January 02, 2014.

Israel: Sheba Hospital-Intel partnership to detect Crohn’s disease

'It is inspiring to see how technology can help support the great work that scientists... do every day'

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Travelers in line for check-in at the Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel, on July 7, 2022.

Israel: Phone app estimates waiting time at Ben Gurion Airport

The app creates 72-hour forecasts to estimate the 'congestion-level of takeoffs'

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New born baby dressed as a white bear is sleeping on November 24, 2018.

Israeli startups find ways to improve sleeping habits

Israeli teens developed a 'smart mattress' that wakes their owner up with pleasant sounds and vibration

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Research technicians prepare DNA samples to be sequenced in the production lab of the New York Genome Center on September 19, 2013 in New York City.

Israeli study says DNA editing method can damage genome

CRISPR therapeutics is used for treating cancer, liver and intestinal diseases as well as genetic syndromes

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A worker prepares for the upcoming visit of US president Joe Biden, at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Jerusalem, on July 12, 2022.

US-Israel tech dialogue 'puts Israel at forefront of global innovation'

'Our vision for one million [Israelis working] in hi-tech begins with international cooperation'

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Illustration d'un homme tenant son téléphone avec le logo de NSO Group sur un écran d'ordinateur en arrière-plan, à Jérusalem, le 7 février 2022.

NSO Group's efforts to be removed from US blacklist unsuccessful

NSO Group was placed on a US Commerce Department blacklist in November

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A logo adorns a wall on a branch of the Israeli NSO Group company, near the southern Israeli town of Sapir, August 24, 2021.

Report: US intelligence backed contractor's purchase of NSO Group

Executives from L3Harris made 'numerous' visits to Israel in order to secretly negotiate the deal

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Des clients mangent des hamburgers à base de viande de "poulet de culture" dans un restaurant adjacent au site de production de SuperMeat à Ness Ziona, dans le centre d'Israël, le 18 juin 2021

Israel to spend over $1m on academic research into new food technologies

Funding will be used to support more than a dozen studies

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Travelers at the Ben Gurion International Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel, on May 30, 2022.

Over 300,000 Israeli victims of Iranian cyberattack

'We never imagined that we would be hurt by Israel more than by the Iranians'

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Elderly women sit on the beach at sunset, in the southern Israeli town of Ashdod, July 27, 2021.

Israeli study examines link between altruism and Alzheimer's

Participants completed a series of cognitive, behavioral and neurological assessments

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Eytan Stibbe performing the experiment on the International Space Station.

Israeli study: Diseases can be diagnosed in space using CRISPR-Cas

Tel Aviv University research could lead to rapid detection of diseases and pathogens on space missions