December 10, 2019

Technion Canada’s Top 10 Facebook Posts of 2019

As we count down to the end of 2019, we take you on a trip through some of the most popular news and innovations of the year according to you. In case you missed it – here are the top 10 stories from our Facebook page featuring  Technion Researchers and Alumni!

#1 Customized Antibiotics

Customized Antibiotics are new to the scene but making waves in the industry. Technion researchers have been busy pioneering how to use them for prevention and healing!




#2. Innovation in Beauty

Color by DNA uses Technion technology to find your skin’s perfect match!




#3. Not your Granny’s Panties

Dr. Noam Gavriely’s Hemashock may look like your grandmother’s pantyhose, but it’s actually an ingenious treatment for a heart attack.



#4. The Birds and the Bees

If you want to understand, it is always best to start at the beginning! Technion’s Shai Shen-Orr talks about new immune system research.




#5. Walk a Mile in Your Own Shoes

These shoes help put a skip in your step! The smart shoes are designed with a focus on hip and knee arthroplasty rehabilitation.





#6. The 5 Minute Charge

Charging a car in the time it takes to brew a cup of coffee? Technion alumnus Doron Meyersdorf is StoreDot Ltd.’s CEO and Co-Founder. They are ready to revolutionize electric vehicles. Production will likely start in 2022.




#7. A New ADHD Treatment

InnoSphere has invented a non-invasive treatment for ADHD to replace pharmaceuticals when treating ADHD. Co-founder and VP of Engineering Yousef Badran is a Technion alumnus.




#8. Building a Home for Nemo

Could Technion Professor Ezri Tarazi and his team save the coral reef and it’s ecosystem? Discover how 3D printing is saving our planet.






#9. Nature’s Inspiration

Based on the chemical behavior of viruses and inspired by the spherical shapes found in nature, Technion researchers have developed a new system for targeted drug delivery and safer immunizations.





#10. A Magic Bullet for Fighting Cancer

Nano-ghost technology is a new and versatile drug delivery platform to fight cancer and is the only drug delivery system of its kind in the world.  Nano-ghosts have proven effective in the lab and Professor Marcelle Machluf now hopes to move to human clinical trials.