Israeli laser technology is powering the latest hair removal devices on the american market. A team of israeli genetic researchers has identified a genetic defect that causes a severe neurodegenerative disease in bedouin children resulting in premature death. A team from the weizmann institute has demonstrated for the first time how tissues transplanted from pig embryos might, in the future, be able to induce the human read body to produce blood-clotting proteins for hemophilia patients. Israeli researchers have discovered a new way to create effective substitutes for antibiotics based on a combination of amino acids and fatty acids. An artificial pancreas developed in israel could revolutionize diabetic care by monitoring blood sugar levels and delivering insulin automatically, even at night. An israeli system to help dyslexic readers is being used throughout the us and europe. An israeli company has developed a device that helps nurses locate hard-to-find veins. A portable electrocardiograph machine developed by israeli company shl can transmit highly detailed data on heart activity to physicians by mobile phone. Israeli startup audiodent has developed an innovative hearing aid that clips easily inside the mouth, using the teeth and jawbone to transmit sound to the brain.