The third quarter of 2019 was another excellent quarter for Israeli start ups looking to raise money. A total of $2.24 billion was raised, making Q3 2019 the best quarter since 2013. The $2.24 billion was raised in a total of 142...
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its  AMZEEQTM (minocycline) topical foam, 4%. AMZEEQ, provides treatment for inflammatory lesions caused by non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris in adults and pediatric patients (age 9 and older). This...
Nano Dimension Ltd., announced the world's first side-mounting technology for additively manufactured printed circuit boards (PCBs). With Nano Dimension's DragonFly Precision Additive Manufacturing System, the novel technology can print and solder components to the top, bottom and sides of the PCB, resulting...
Medial EarlySign (earlysign.com), a leader in machine-learning based solutions to aid in early detection and prevention of high-burden diseases, announced its first suite of diabetes risk predictors for healthcare organizations. Expanding the company's portfolio of clinical risk predictors, these new diabetes-focused AlgoMarkers...
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an auto-injector device for AJOVY® (fremanezumab-vfrm) injection for migraines. “The approval of the AJOVY auto-injector is another important step forward for Teva and the migraine community,”...
Fortissimo and Kibbutz Afikim announced today the execution of an agreement for the sale of 50% of S.A.E. Afikim ("Afimilk") to Livestock Improvement Corporation ("LIC"), a New Zealand based cooperative. The enterprise value of Afimilk is $140 million. The acquirer, LIC is...
Blue White Robotics, which produces equipment to automate large vehicles, including farm equipment, has decided to concentrate on farm equipment. As a result, the company has raised $37 million. Entrée Capital co-led this Series-B funding round, after seeding Blue White Robotics, and...
Tanks were first used in warfare during World War I, in an attempt to break the stalemate created by the trench warfare in the West. Since their introduction, tanks have evolved in a somewhat linear fashion. The guns have become larger, the armor thicker,...
Teva Pharmaceutical received excellent news today, when it was reported the company had reached a tentative agreement with the State of Ohio for its part in the Opioid crisis. The settlement was for $10 million, a sum much below the expectations of...
If you are someone (like me), who has watched Star Trek over the years, you can't help but wonder why your physician is unable to perform a scan of your entire body and instantly determine the cause of your ailment at your...