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Telemedicine systems provider Aerotel acquires wireless monitoring developer Tadiran LifeCare January 29, 2007

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Transtelephonic telemedicine systems provider Aerotel Medical Systems has closed the purchase of Tadiran LifeCare division activities from Tadiran Spectralink, a supplier of wireless communications solutions for critical missions.

Tadiran LifeCare is a developer of innovative wireless monitoring solutions for improving people’s health, safety and quality of life. Its products combine miniature biosensors with wireless technologies in order to provide peace of mind for users, their families and caregivers.

“By integrating new, cutting-edge wireless monitoring technologies into our systems we are expanding our offering in the area of wireless and mobile solutions,” explains David Rubin, Aerotel CEO. “Wireless technologies are becoming essential for next generation cost-effective and on-going monitoring. Tadiran LifeCare products will become part of Aerotel’s growing portfolio of wireless based remote monitoring solutions for homecare and telehealth.”

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Glucose monitoring systems developer Glucon closed $25 million financing round led by 3i January 25, 2007

Posted by israelhealthcare in Glucose Monitoring.
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Glucose monitoring systems developer Glucon has closed a private financing round led by global venture capital firm 3i plc. Other venture capital funds that participated in this round include: Sequel Venture Partners, Quest Capital Partnership and Hunt Ventures, Aurum Ventures, Giza Venture Capital, MKI, Infinity Venture Capital Fund, and Ascend Technology Ventures. Glucon declined to disclose financial figures for its fifth round, but according to IVC research the Israeli medical device company closed a $25 million round.

This financing round will help bring Glucon’s products to the hospital market. Glucon is continuing the development of its automated blood glucose measurement system for hospitalized patients called Optimus.

“The Glucose Monitoring market is a key focus area for 3i’s healthcare team,” said Klaus Stoeckemann, healthcare partner at 3i. “Glucon’s innovative blood glucose monitoring device promises to transform and improve patient care, shortening hospital stays and freeing up valuable nursing time.”

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Tivit launches healthy sugar free snacks for health-conscious people January 11, 2007

Posted by israelhealthcare in Healthy Nutrition.
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Tivit, a provider of sweet, sugar free snacks based on natural and healthy ingredients has launched an original Nature’s Sugar Free snack line for people on low to no sugar diets like diabetics.

Nature’s Sugar Free products are also gluten free, low in sodium and contain no genetically-modified ingredients (GMO). Rich in vitamins, minerals, protein and dietary fibers, Nature’s nutrition snacks are a good source of non saturated fat, and are sweetened with, Maltitol.

“We provide the market with a perfect solution for a healthy, “guilt-free”, natural snack, which comes in a variety of flavors and suits everyone” says Rami Offer, Tivit CEO. “When incorporated into a nutritionally balanced diet, our unique products can contribute positively to a healthy lifestyle living.”

Nature’s Sugar Free makes the perfect snacks for people on the move, who need a quick, satisfying healthy snack, for health-conscious people looking to add a sparkle of sweetness to their diet, for teens whose attempts to eat natural, low fat foods are challenged by unhealthy munchies and for everyone who loves sweets but hates the after-guilt.

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