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Freezing tumors to be performed in Israel

I’ve reported previously (see here) on Israel’s IceCure Medical and its technology for freezing and destroying tumors. Now Haifa’s Elisha Medical Center is the first Israeli hospital to offer IceCure’s treatment for malignant kidney tumors and benign breast tumors. https://www.calcalistech.com/ctech/articles/0,7340,L-3744462,00.html

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99% success for freezing tumors

I’ve been reporting on Israeli-based IceCure for some time (see here). It has just reported results of clinical trials showing 99% effectiveness in eliminating cancerous breast tumors through freezing with liquid nitrogen without surgery. Of the 146 trial patients, the … Continue reading

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Destroying tumors the size of golf balls

I’ve reported previously (several times) on Israel’s IceCure and its IceSense3 cryoablation (freezing) system for destroying even large tumors. This article and video provide an excellent explanation of how the system works, in conjunction with other medications and the immune … Continue reading

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Israel marks World Cancer Day

This video of five major Israeli cancer detection and treatments was released to mark World Cancer Day on 4th Feb. They are Velcade for multiple myeloma; IceCure; RAD51 gene research; bone marrow transplants for leukemia; and Doxil’s delivery direct to … Continue reading

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Building multi-ethnic Israeli companies

Forsan Hussein and Ami Dror are the Muslim and Jewish Israeli cofounders of Zaitoun Ventures. They build and invest in companies either cofounded by Jews and Arabs or with diverse employees, including Myndlift, Sidis Labs, Ninispeech, Comedy Break, Teramount, Galapromter … Continue reading

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Boost for ice treatment to destroy tumors

Israeli biotech IceCure Medical has received $21 million of funds from Epoch Partner Investments to speed up the sales and distribution of its IceSense3 cryoablation system to treat breast cancer. IceSense3 uses extreme cold to destroy targeted tumors in less … Continue reading

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Freezing lung cancer to death

(Thanks to NoCamels.com) The IceSense3 tumor-freezing technology from Israel’s IceCure is already destroying breast cancer. Now IceCure is to conduct clinical trials on lung cancer tumors, fully funded by the Kameda Medical Center of Japan. http://nocamels.com/2013/10/israeli-company-that-turns-tumors-into-ice-balls-now-sets-its-sight-on-lung-cancer/

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Japan trials Israeli tumor treatment

(Thanks to Nevet – Broaderview.com) Japan has bought its first IceSense3 systems from Israel’s IceCure Medical. The systems are already approved in the USA and Europe. Now Kamada Medical Center will use two $50,000 IceSense3 systems to kill breast tumors … Continue reading

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Boost for Israel’s icy cancer treatment

IceSense3 cryoablation cancer treatment is to be covered by US medical insurance giant HCSC. Vast numbers of US patients will now be able to have breast tumors removed by the minimally invasive ultrasound-targeted freezing process developed by Israel’s IceCure Medical. … Continue reading

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Using ice to heal

The UK’s Daily Telegraph newspaper has reported on an innovative treatment for breast cancer (and maybe other cancers) using a super-cooled needle to inject balls of ice into the tumor. At the end of the fifth paragraph they finally mention … Continue reading

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