Trendlines News

NovoSpeech Receives U.S. Patent for Quantum Search Application

NovoSpeech Receives U.S. Patent for Quantum Search Application

Portfolio company NovoSpeech received a notice of allowance for its quantum search patent, an integral component of the company’s game-changing speech recognition technology.

Catalyst AgTech CEO Interviewed on Canadian TV

Catalyst AgTech CEO Interviewed on Canadian TV

Shalom Nachshon, CEO of Catalyst AgTech, was interviewed about the company’s tailored catalysts on The Street, a leading Canadian business program.

Trendlines Medical Featured in MIXiii BioMed Article

Trendlines Medical Featured in MIXiii BioMed Article

Trendlines Medical featured prominently in this recap of MIXiii | BioMed on the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs site.

Dune Medical Raises $21 Million

Dune Medical Raises $21 Million

The Kraft Group and Carnepa Advanced Healthcare led Dune Medical’s $21 million raise. Dune’s MarginProbe device use RF rays to make real-time diagnoses during breast cancer surgery.

Steve Rhodes, Keynote Speaker at Agri Investment Forum in Toronto

Steve Rhodes, Keynote Speaker at Agri Investment Forum in Toronto

Steve Rhodes, Trendlines Chairman and CEO, will be the keynote speaker at the Agri Investment Forum in Toronto, Canada, on June 25, 2014.

Migdal Insurance and Private Investors To Invest in ETView

Migdal Insurance and Private Investors To Invest in ETView

ETView Medical signed an investment agreement with Migdal Insurance Company and a group of private investors in a NIS 7 million private placement.

Trendlines Featured in Times of Israel

Trendlines Featured in Times of Israel

Trendlines’ medical technology incubator was named the best incubator in Israel by the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS). Two Trendlines’ portfolio companies — MitrAssist and Advanced Mem-Tech — were named best start-ups of the year by the OCS.

Trendlines Acquires IP from Collaboration with Endo

date 19-June-2014
Trendlines Acquires IP from Collaboration with Endo

Trendlines announced it completed the acquisition of intellectual property developed within the framework of an R&D agreement with Endo Health Solutions.

The Trendlines Group Update June 2014

The Trendlines Group Update June 2014

… Trendlines Scores a Hat Trick at OCS Awards … Steve Rhodes To Address Agri Investment Forum … NeuroQuest To Open U.S. Headquarters … Metabolic Robots’ Founder Honored …

Trendlines Scores a Hat Trick at Israel’s Chief Scientist Awards

Trendlines Scores a Hat Trick at Israel’s Chief Scientist Awards

Trendlines Medical and two portfolio companies of The Trendlines Group keep Trendlines on its award-winning path.

BioFishency Feeds the Future with Fish

BioFishency Feeds the Future with Fish

BioFishency overcomes two main challenges in aquaculture for increased fish production and profitability.

Can Israeli Medical Technology Lead the World?

Can Israeli Medical Technology Lead the World?

Interview with Todd Dollinger, Chairman and CEO of The Trendlines Group, in the Chinese publication, China Medical Personnel.

Trendlines Medical Exits

Trendlines Medical Exits

News about Trendlines Medical exits and acquisitions.

Inspiro Medical Acquired by OPKO Health

Inspiro Medical Acquired by OPKO Health

OPKO Health, a multinational biopharmaceutical and diagnostics company, acquired Inspiro Medical and its novel dry powder inhaler, Inspiromatic.

Recap: MIXiii | Biomed May 20-22, 2014

Recap: MIXiii | Biomed May 20-22, 2014

Meet us at booth #157. Hear company presentations. Attend the Feeding the World panel session.

Trendlines Chairmen and CEOs Special Guests at Consul General of Israel in New York

date 19-May-2014
Trendlines Chairmen and CEOs Special Guests at Consul General of Israel in New York

Steve Rhodes and Todd Dollinger will be the special guests at a reception sponsored by the Consul General of Israel in New York on May 21.

Trendlines Chairmen and CEOs Speak at CICC Event in Toronto

date 15-May-2014
Trendlines Chairmen and CEOs Speak at CICC Event in Toronto

Steve Rhodes and Todd Dollinger will be the special guests at the Canada Israel Chamber of Commerce event in Toronto on May 28.

Analyst: ETView Stock “Worth Tracking”

Analyst: ETView Stock “Worth Tracking”

ETView picked as an “Israeli biomed stock worth tracking.”

Ziv Dubinsky Awarded Prime Minister Prize for Initiatives and Innovation

Ziv Dubinsky Awarded Prime Minister Prize for Initiatives and Innovation

Congratulations to Metabolic Robots’ Ziv Dubinsky, one of the recipients of the 2014 Prime Minister’s Prize for Initiatives and Innovation.

The Trendlines Group Update May 2014

The Trendlines Group Update May 2014

… OPKO Acquires Inspiro … Gordian Completes $1 Million Raise … Joint Venture with China’s Anhui Luban … Nitza “Transforming Agritech” … Meet Us at MIXiii | Biomed …

BioFishency Featured in Israel21c

BioFishency Featured in Israel21c

Israel’s BioFishency provides a plug-and-play product to cut down on water usage and produce healthier fish.

Globes’ Start-Up of the Week: SensoGo

Globes’ Start-Up of the Week: SensoGo

SensoGo featured as Start-Up of the Week in Globes.

Omer Schalit-Cohen One of the Judges at TAU Innovation Day

Omer Schalit-Cohen One of the Judges at TAU Innovation Day

Trendlines Medical VP Bus Dev Omer Schalit-Cohen will be a judge in the TLV Start-Up Challenge, part of this year’s TAU Innovation Day, May 13.

Nitza Kardish: “The World Is Hungry, and Israel Can Feed It”

Nitza Kardish: “The World Is Hungry, and Israel Can Feed It”

In this opinion piece for The Marker, Nitza Kardish writes it is incumbent upon Israel to support agricultural research and devise a sound business model to encourage development in agritech.

Israel’s Minister of Economy Naftali Bennett Visits Trendlines Agtech

Israel’s Minister of Economy Naftali Bennett Visits Trendlines Agtech

Israel’s Minister of Economy Naftali Bennett visited Trendlines Agtech on April 29.

Gordian Surgical Completes $1 Million Raise

Gordian Surgical Completes $1 Million Raise

Gordian Surgical recently completed a $1 million raise from angel investors, surgeons, and a private investment fund.

Trendlines To Establish Joint Venture with China’s Anhui Luban Construction Investment Group

Trendlines To Establish Joint Venture with China’s Anhui Luban Construction Investment Group

Trendlines and the Anhui Luban Construction Investment Group have agreed to establish an agritech incubator in Anhui Province, China.

Endobetix To Attend DDW®2014 in Chicago

Endobetix To Attend DDW®2014 in Chicago

Members of the Endobetix team will be in Chicago, Illinois, from May 3 to 6 to attend this year’s Digestive Disease Week®.

NeuroQuest To Establish Headquarters in United States

NeuroQuest To Establish Headquarters in United States

NeuroQuest will sign a lease to establish its headquarters in Charleston, South Carolina.

Nitza Kardish on the Cover of April’s fresh Magazine

Nitza Kardish on the Cover of April’s fresh Magazine

Trendlines Agtech CEO Nitza Kardish named in an industry publication as one of the “12 women leaders who are transforming” agritech.

Happy Passover. Happy Easter. Happy Spring.

date 10-April-2014
Happy Passover. Happy Easter. Happy Spring.

Happy Passover, Easter, and Spring from The Trendlines Group.

The Trendlines Group Update April 2014

The Trendlines Group Update April 2014

… Trendlines Labs and Sheba Medical Center agreement … Patent for NovoSpeech … Endobetix, NeuroQuest, and Sol Chip in media … Investment Event and Agrivest videos …

Omer Schalit-Cohen a Panelist at IN3 Dublin

Omer Schalit-Cohen a Panelist at IN3 Dublin

In Dublin on April 8? Catch Trendlines Medical’s Omer Schalit-Cohen on the medtech innovation panel at this year’s IN3 Medical Device 360.

Spotlight On: Novel Catheter for Treating Peripheral Vascular Disease

Spotlight On: Novel Catheter for Treating Peripheral Vascular Disease

Discover why doctors, investors, and medical device companies should keep their eyes on SiL Vascular.

Steve Rhodes a Panelist at iBIO IndEx

Steve Rhodes a Panelist at iBIO IndEx

Trendlines Chairman and CEO Steve Rhodes will participate on the international panel at this year’s iBIO IndEx, April 24 in Chicago, Illinois.

Sol Chip’s Solar Battery Featured in Israel21c

Sol Chip’s Solar Battery Featured in Israel21c

Sol Chip’s everlasting solar battery (that doesn’t need sun) and recent collaboration agreement with Tadiran Batteries are featured in this Israel21c.

Study Supports the Endobetix Approach to T2D

Study Supports the Endobetix Approach to T2D

Endobetix advisor and SAB member Prof. Randy Seeley, who is quoted in this National Geographic article, explains the significance of the biochemical changes after bariatric surgery.

Nitza Kardish Interviewed in IsraelAgri

Nitza Kardish Interviewed in IsraelAgri

Nitza Kardish, CEO of Trendlines Agtech, returned to the world of agriculture when she shifted her investment focus from medical devices to agritech.

U.S. Patent Awarded to NovoSpeech for Speech Recognition Technology Innovation

date 24-March-2014
U.S. Patent Awarded to NovoSpeech for Speech Recognition Technology Innovation

NovoSpeech received a U.S. patent for its “virtual microphone array” technology, a key innovation in speech recognition.

The Power of the Crowd

The Power of the Crowd

Trendlines Marcom Consultant Shira Zimmerman discovers the strength “of the crowd” in this article for The Times of Israel.

Trendlines Labs Signs Collaboration Agreement with Sheba Medical Center

Trendlines Labs Signs Collaboration Agreement with Sheba Medical Center

Trendlines Labs signed a collaboration agreement with Sheba Medical Center, the largest hospital in Israel and in the Middle East.

NeuroQuest’s Prof. Michal Schwartz Featured in Israel21c

NeuroQuest’s Prof. Michal Schwartz Featured in Israel21c

Prof. Michal Schwartz, scientific adviser to portfolio company NeuroQuest, was the subject of a feature story in Israel21c.

Advanced Mem-Tech Completes a $5 Million Capital Raise

Advanced Mem-Tech Completes a $5 Million Capital Raise

Advanced Mem-Tech announces the completion of financing round, led by a U.S. investor group and SEB Alliance.

Sol Chip CEO Shani Keysar Named an ACE Award Finalist

Sol Chip CEO Shani Keysar Named an ACE Award Finalist

Congratulations to Sol Chip CEO Shani Keysar, Ph.D. She has been named a 2014 ACE Award finalist for Innovator of the Year.

The Trendlines Group Update March 2014

The Trendlines Group Update March 2014

… Steve and Todd on Canadian TV … Collaboration for Trendlines Labs … … Now Funding … Agri Tech in China … FDA for MediValve … Collaboration for Sol Chip …

Eran Feldhay and Trendlines Medical Featured in G (Globes) Magazine

Eran Feldhay and Trendlines Medical Featured in G (Globes) Magazine

Eran Feldhay, CEO of Trendlines Medical, was featured in this look at Israeli technology incubators.

Steve Rhodes and Todd Dollinger on Canadian TV

Steve Rhodes and Todd Dollinger on Canadian TV

Steve Rhodes and Todd Dollinger appear on Canadian TV.

The Women of Trendlines

date 05-March-2014
The Women of Trendlines

International Women’s Day 2014: Women of Trendlines, we salute you.

Todd Dollinger Visits Anhui Province, China

Todd Dollinger Visits Anhui Province, China

Trendlines Chairman and CEO Todd Dollinger was invited for a return visit to Anhui Province, China.

Catalyst AgTech Featured in Israel 21c

date 24-February-2014
Catalyst AgTech Featured in Israel 21c

As the world’s population expands, with more hungry mouths to feed, Catalyst AgTech is trying to make the best out of an imperfect world.

4th Annual Investment Event in Israel

4th Annual Investment Event in Israel

Highlights from our 4th Annual Investment Event in Israel, January 28, 2014, Shefayim Conference Center.

FDA and CE Clearance for MediValve

date 21-February-2014
FDA and CE Clearance for MediValve

MediValve announced it received clearance of a PMA (510(k)) from the U.S. FDA and European pre-market clearance for its acWire Guidewire, which is used during Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) procedures.

Wise Words with Gadi Har-shai of GreenSpense

date 12-February-2014
Wise Words with Gadi Har-shai of GreenSpense

Springwise.com catches up with Gadi Har-shai, founder and CEO of GreenSpense, to discover how he manages to cope with the pressure of starting an experimental new business.

Todd Dollinger Quoted in Health Care Publication

Todd Dollinger Quoted in Health Care Publication

Trendlines Chairman and CEO Todd Dollinger was quoted in this German-language publication about health care.

Todd Dollinger a Featured Panelist at U.S. Medtech Conference

Todd Dollinger a Featured Panelist at U.S. Medtech Conference

Trendlines Chairman and CEO Todd Dollinger is among the panelists at the CURRENT THINKING on HOW to FUND GROW & EXIT a MEDTECH COMPANY seminar in Massachusetts.

Happy Chinese New Year 2014

date 30-January-2014
Happy Chinese New Year 2014

Happy Chinese New Year — January 31, 2014 — the Year of the Horse.

Trendlines Signs Collaboration Agreement with Roper St. Francis

Trendlines Signs Collaboration Agreement with Roper St. Francis

Trendlines Labs signed an agreement for collaboration with Roper St. Francis Healthcare to collaborate on the development of new medical device inventions.

Spotlight On: Cloud-based Automated Poultry Feeding System

date 20-January-2014
Spotlight On: Cloud-based Automated Poultry Feeding System

Metabolic Robots, founded in 2013, is developing a novel technology to provide poultry farmers with a system for automatic, real-time calibration of the amount and rate of feed dispensed. Dave Springer, CEO of Metabolic Robots, will present […]

MiRobot Named One of Top 12 Israeli Agritech Companies

date 19-January-2014
MiRobot Named One of Top 12 Israeli Agritech Companies

Congratulations to MiRobot, one of Israel21c’s “top 12 Israeli agritech companies.”

Immunovative Therapies To Conduct Clinical Trial of New Cancer Vaccine

date 15-January-2014
Immunovative Therapies To Conduct Clinical Trial of New Cancer Vaccine

Immunovative Therapies will be conducting a Phase I/II clinical trial of CRCL-AlloVax, a new cancer vaccine that “has potential activity against a wide variety of tumors.”

Sol Chip and Tadiran To Collaborate on Solar Battery Development

date 14-January-2014
Sol Chip and Tadiran To Collaborate on Solar Battery Development

Sol Chip announced a collaboration agreement with Tadiran Batteries for solar battery development and marketing cooperation.

Spotlight On: Improved Closure Solution for Abdominal Incisions

date 12-January-2014
Spotlight On: Improved Closure Solution for Abdominal Incisions

Gordian Surgical, founded in 2012, is developing a novel, two-in-one trocar with a built-in closure device that offers physicians a simple, safe, and cost-saving approach for opening and suturing abdominal incisions. Zvi Peer, CEO of Gordian […]

The Trendlines Group Update January 2014

The Trendlines Group Update January 2014

… Join us in Israel for our 4th Annual Investment Event on Jan. 28, 2014 … Missed Agrivest? Watch it “live” … GreenSpense takes the “prizes” … Welcome 5 new companies! …

2013 Was a Multimillion-Dollar Year

2013 Was a Multimillion-Dollar Year

January. It’s that time again. A time to take one last look at Trendlines and our portfolio companies in 2013.

Metabolic Robots Featured in Meshek Ha’Ofot Magazine

Metabolic Robots Featured in Meshek Ha’Ofot Magazine

The robotic poultry feeding system from Metabolic Robots stands to revolutionize the industry.

Trendlines Hosts Representatives from Henan Province, China

date 31-December-2013
Trendlines Hosts Representatives from Henan Province, China

Representatives from organizations in Henan Province, China, visited Trendlines’ Misgav offices during their trip to Israel.

Spotlight On: Water Sensors for Precision Irrigation

Spotlight On: Water Sensors for Precision Irrigation

Saturas, founded in 2013,  is developing a miniature stem water potential sensor that can be embedded in the trunk of trees, vines, and plants to provide accurate information and enable farmers to optimize irrigation for […]

Sol Chip’s “Solar Energy Harvester” Featured in EETimes

date 31-December-2013
Sol Chip’s “Solar Energy Harvester” Featured in EETimes

EETimes Europe reports: Sol Chip offers an energy harvester photovoltaic cell chip, the Saturn 100, that produces six selectable voltages from 0.75 volts to 9 volts.

Spotlight On: A Novel Treatment For Type 2 Diabetes

Spotlight On: A Novel Treatment For Type 2 Diabetes

Endobetix, founded by Chen Porat and Pierre Shavit in August 2012, is developing a minimally invasive, nonsurgical implant to treat type 2 diabetes and obesity that mimics the hormonal benefits offered by bariatric surgery (reducing […]

NeuroQuest One of Top 10 Israeli Medical Advances to Watch in 2014

date 22-December-2013
NeuroQuest One of Top 10 Israeli Medical Advances to Watch in 2014

Congratulations to NeuroQuest, named one of the “10 most extraordinary medical devices and pharmaceuticals waiting in the wings to revolutionize global healthcare” by Israel21c.

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