International Awards

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  • Lunguard Ltd, an unique disposable PFT (Peristaltic Feeding Tube), that is monitored and controlled 24/7 by the bedside CMU, was cited as part of  2011 Red Herring's Top 100 Europe list.
  • NuLens, which offers IOL, an accommodative intra-ocular lens and enables post-cataract vision restoration, was selected as one of Red Herring's 100 European companies in 2009.
  • Neurosonix received the European Association of Cardiac-Thoracic Surgery Techno-College Innovation Award for its EmBlocker, which uses ultrasonic energy to non-invasively divert emboli flow away from the cerebral arteries.
  • EarlySense, developer of the EverOn patient supervision system for post-acute care was the winner of a 2010 Popular Science Best of What's New award.
  • Scientific American Magazine listed Dr. Beka Solomon of Tel Aviv University and her research into the use of antibodies in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease as one of the 50 most significant breakthroughs in 2007.
  • Dr. Shulamit Levenberg, Head of the Biomedical Engineering Faculty at the Technion, was named by Scientific American Magazine in 2007 as one of 50 top research contributors for her work in implanting blood vessels in muscle tissue without the body's rejection of the implanted muscles and for her efforts in tissue engineering using embryonic stem cells.
Source: Invest In Israel