20 stories about Healthtech
משקפיים מציאות רבודה למנתחים של אוגמדיקס

Augmedics raises $82.5 million Series D for AR spine surgery system

28.06.23|Sophie Shulman
The Israeli startup’s xvision Spine System allows surgeons to see patients’ anatomy as if they have “x-ray vision” and accurately navigate instruments and implants during spine procedures
NVision team

NVision Imaging raises $30 million Series A to bring quantum physics to MRIs

The Israeli-founded startup’s MRI polarizers aim to provide faster and more accurate cancer diagnosis and treatment assessment
ועידת טוקיו 2023 פרופ חוסאם חאיק דיקן לימודי הסמכה וראש קבוצת LNBD

"We developed breathing sensors that detect within a minute if the patient is sick"

31.05.23|Sophie Shulman
Prof. Hossam Haick, Dean and Head of the LNBD Group at the Technion, was speaking at Calcalist's Israel-Japan Conference in Tokyo
ועידת טוקיו 2023 קאטסונובו קאטו שר הבריאות התעסוקה והרווחה יפן

Japan’s Minister of Health: "Japan and Israel can combine their capabilities and create a new dawn for our future”

31.05.23|Sophie Shulman
“We are facing the challenges of a declining birth rate, the contraction of the productive population and soon there will be a shortage of workers in Japan,” Katsunobu Katō, Japan’s Minister of Health, Labour, and Welfare said at Calcalist's Israel-Japan Conference in Tokyo
ועידת טוקיו 2023 עומר כביר בשיחה עם ד'ר יונתן גלזר שותף פיטנגו ו טומוקו אינואו מנכ'לית Omron Ventures

“My favorite feature of Israeli startups is their out of the box thinking”

Tomoko Inoue, CEO of Omron Ventures, was speaking on a panel with Jonathan Glazer M.D., Partner at Pitango HealthTech, during the Israel-Japan Conference in Tokyo
RedDress Alon

RedDress raises $26 million to heal chronic wounds with product created from patient's own blood

The company has developed an autologous, point-of-care wound management solution that creates an in-vitro blood clot from patients’ own whole blood
יעל פלד ו אדם ויוני שטיין חברת לגונה הלת' Laguna Health

Laguna Health lands $15 million Series A for AI-powered contextual care platform

The Israeli startup’s AI engine integrates medical care plans with social, emotional, and cultural factors to help care managers better support members' recovery and ongoing care
דודי דויד ישראלי מג'נטה מדיקל

Magenta Medical raises $55 million for world’s smallest heart pump

03.05.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli company’s device is a powerful heart pump that is initially folded, inserted through the groin using a small puncture, and expanded for activation inside the left ventricle

Healthtech startup Neteera secures $13 million Series B for contactless patient monitoring

Neteera’s technology is designed to enable continuous monitoring of patients’ bio markers without the need for contact or patient involvement, streamlining patient monitoring, improving outcomes, and reducing the burden on clinical staff
רפואה עתידנות ביג דאטה דיגיטל

Israeli healthtech startups raised $2.8 billion in 2022, but tech crisis threatens growth

While healthtech is not immune to the overall macroeconomic environment, it proved to be more resilient in 2022, with capital raised in the sector declining by just 13% compared to other high-tech sectors which experienced a collective decline of 43%
Protai Founders

Protai adds $12 million to Seed round as it aims to build oncology drug discovery pipeline

The Israeli startup, which has built a proteomics AI-based platform that comprehensively maps the course of a disease on the protein level, aims to better predict which patients will respond to a given drug as well as discover novel drug targets that were missed by genomic approaches
Brachie Sprung Chief Communications Officer and Head of IR at Amoon

“I once got asked who is home with my kids, it’s an offensive question a man would never be asked”

15.02.23|Noa Gadot
Brachie Sprung, Chief Communications Officer & Head of IR at healthtech and life sciences investment fund aMoon, has always been the underdog, but that only made her more hungry for success
וועידת הרי - פאנל כיצד המשקיעים רואים את עתיד הרפואה

"When we look at investment, it is first and foremost a money decision. But we also look to make the world a better place"

11.12.22|James Spiro
A panel of physicians and VCs gathered during The Future Health Matrix in Tel Aviv held by the Israel Medical Association (IMA) to discuss investment opportunities in the future of medicine
וועידת הרי דר אוטמר קלויבר

How AI plays its role in medical innovation

11.12.22|James Spiro
Speaking at The Future Health Matrix conference hosted by Israel Medical Association (IMA) in Tel Aviv, Dr. Otmar Kloiber, Secretary General of the World Medical Association, addressed the risks and benefits of AI in medical innovation
aMoon Partners

“Global spend on healthcare is, by and large, recession-proof”

11.12.22|Elihay Vidal, James Spiro
aMoon Velocity’s Roy Wiesner and Yaniv Sadka joined CTech to share some predictions for the year ahead.
מנכ"ל ארליסנס לשעבר מאט ג'ונסון ועו"ד אופיר רונן המייצג את העובדים

An early demise: The sad end of Israel’s EarlySense

21.11.22|Meir Orbach
The company, which developed sensors for hospital beds, fell into debt and went into receivership. The last of the company's employees submitted a request to open proceedings for fear of losing their money
Navina team

Navina raises $22 million Series B to transform primary care

27.10.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup uses medically-informed AI to provide primary care physicians with the right information at the right time