Coronavirus spread

A patient suffering from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is treated an the Intensive Care Unit (I
73.6% of COVID-19 patients in ICUs become delirious, more likely to die

Implications of the American study mean that doctors should pay more attention and treat patients with delirium as their condition is more likely to worsen.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
04/06/2020
Coronavirus hackathon envisions solutions for a new way of living

SCE students participated in a hackathon on returning to a new normal: How to press the elevator buttons without risking coronavirus?

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
02/06/2020
Israeli girl undergoes innovative cancer treatment amid pandemic

Sabin Harintov, a 4-year-old girl who has stage 4 neuroblastoma, , has been undergoing innovative and expensive treatments in New York that has given her hope to lead a healthy life.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
02/06/2020
A picture shows the entrance to the Gymnasia Rehavia high school in Jerusalem
Yuli Edelstein unveils plan to increase testing to 15,000 people per day

53 new patients diagnosed with novel virus * health experts concerned country could be forced back into closure

Vaccine (illustrative)
Moderna: First patients dosed with COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 2 study

The company’s chief scientist is Israeli-born Tal Zaks, who earlier this month told N12 that he is “not surprised that the vaccine works.”

Israeli specialist: Hydroxychloroquine ineffective treatment for COVID-19

The drug has been under investigation worldwide, including in the United States, after President Donald Trump called it a “game-changer” in the fight against coronavirus.

27/05/2020
Made-in-Israel anti-pathogen mask ‘Registered for Marketing’ by FDA

Sonovia developed an almost-permanent, ultrasonic, fabric-finishing technology for mechanical impregnation of zinc oxide nanoparticles into textiles.

Government limits coronavirus cellphone surveillance to "special cases"

Circumventing parliament in March, as the coronavirus spread, the cabinet approved emergency regulations that enabled the use of the technology, usually deployed for anti-terrorism.

By REUTERS
24/05/2020
THE AVERAGE person must play a part in slowing the virus – including more frequent handwashing/use o
Long-lasting coronavirus disinfectant developed by Israeli researchers

The coronavirus has been seen to last on surfaces upwards of 17 days, and common disinfecting breaks down rapidly. This new disinfectant is long-lasting.

By CELIA JEAN
24/05/2020
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