Medical Devices
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Quantitative confluency measurement of culture growth

Technology The invention is an image processing method of light microscopy images for the purpose of quantifying density of cells in cultures . A grayscale image of a cell culture is digitally captured using a light microscope and a CCD... Read More >

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Procollagen C-Proteinase Enhancer 1 (PCPE-1) as a Biomarker for Fibrosis relating to the diagnosis of fibrotic diseases based on total PCPE in serum

Collaboration with Dr Shlomit Mesilaty, Dr Yair Anikster, Prof Ido Wolf Metabolic Enzymatic Laboratory, Sheba Medical Center. Bone metastasis is a major clinical concern that can cause severe pain, bone fractures, spinal cord... Read More >

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METHODS AND KITS FOR DETERMINING PREDISPOSITION TO DEVELOP KIDNEY DISEASES

Many rare kidney disorders exhibit a monogenic, Mendelian pattern of inheritance. Population-based genetic studies have identified many genetic variants associated with an increased risk of developing common kidney diseases. Strongly associated... Read More >

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autonomous pressure relieving aids for wheelchair patients

Technology Anti-pressure-ulcer non-powered wheelchair cushion with means for sensory compensation to stimulate frequent postural changes in patients with paraplegia. The patient-activated wheelchair cushion shifts the sensory... Read More >

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Automatic Cephalometric Evaluation of Patients Suffering from Sleep-Disordered Breathing

Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition in which the flow of air pauses or decreases during breathing during sleep. Some people have anatomical differences in the throat area that causes breathing to stop for periods of time (often more than 10... Read More >

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Hemostatic Soft Tissue Adhesives

Novel bio-adhesives based on the natural polymers, gelatin (protein) and alginate (polysaccharide), and a carbodiimide crosslinking agent. The carbodiimide crosslinking agent is much less toxic than other crosslinking agents used in bioadhesives... Read More >

Novel Class of Turn-ON Near-Infrared Probes for Diagnosis and Imaging of Inflammation and Cancer

TechnologyA novel class of Turn-ON probes with Near-Infrared (NIR) fluorescence mode of action was developed. The NIR probes are designed for activation by specific overexpressed enzymes. This novel and simple strategy introduces a Turn-ON... Read More >

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Companding Roentgen Images and MRI

Robust Adaptive Features Tracking (RAFT) –with application for cardiac MRI (CMRI) stabilizationA generic and innovative approach for highly-sensitive deformable feature tracking, which can be used for medical-image stabilization (e.g. CMRI,... Read More >

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Biomedical Imaging in a Portable Unilateral NMR Scanner

The TechnologyA diagnostic technique is under development for characterization of skin aging with high resolution deep-skin profiling. The technique is based on existing low-field unilateral NMR scanners.Mobile unilateral NMR scanners measure NMR... Read More >

Multispectral Photoacoustic Method for the Early Detection and Diagnosis of Osteoporosis Disease

TechnologyA novel multispectral Photo-Acoustic (PA) method for early detection, diagnosis and treatment monitoring of osteoporosis with high accuracy. The method utilizes a laser source followed by an Acousto-Optic Modulator to... Read More >