The National Forum for Bioinnovators by Teva is excited to once again announce and invite you to the Teva Bio-Mix Annual Competition of 2023. The competition will be taking place on October 10th – 17:00-20:00 IL | 10:00 EST.
This event is the culmination of a year-long training program designed to enhance the entrepreneurial and business skills of outstanding PhD and PostDoc students. It will include the top five projects that the students have worked on all year long. It will take place following a preliminary competition in which 10 teams will present their final project, of those ten the top five projects will be chosen for the final competition.
Meet the team leaders:
Learn about their projects:
This is an advanced self-diagnostic test to detect seminal plasma biomarkers for predicting sperm defects and azoospermia.
Group Leader: Anna Yunaev-Yehoshua
Group Members: Jasmine Blanga, Saja Fadila
Mentors: Atif Ahmed and Avi Rutenberg
This is a non-invasive screening test based on tears, for early identification of a neurodegenerative predisposition.
Group Leader: Aviv Mesika
Group Members: Noam Hadar, Meitar Grad
Mentor: Maxim Mogilevsky
AI and multi-modality at home telemedicine device to provide a highly accurate assessment and early diagnostics of breast cancer probability.
Group Leader: Bar Kaufman
Group Members: Aveksha Sharma, Opal Avramoff
Mentor: Alina Brosque
Slow-release cannabinoid vaginal suppository, utilizing a liposomal delivery system, for local treatment of endometriosis.
Group Leader: Ela Bar
Group Members: Hadar Ben-Arosh, Adi Avram-Shperling
Mentor: Dor Zaguri
Repetitive Magnetic Impulses for Neurological Disorders. We bring the power of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to you.
Group Leader: Keren Shoshani-Haye
Group Members: Roni Gattegno and Mai Baker
Mentor: Hagit Shoyhet
An AI-based decision-support system that provides personalized fertility treatment plans for couples facing conception challenges.
Group Leader: Naomi Winter
Group Members: Ankita Lahkar, Michal Danino Levi
Mentor: Melody Kasher
The first AI tool to analyze retina imaging scans to aid in the early diagnosis of neurodegenerative diseases (NDDs).
Group Leader: Nicole Pavoncello
Group Member: Ariel Tennenhouse, Aleksandar Rajkovic
Mentor: Ankit Kumar Shah
Dental implant with a sustained release delivery drug delivery system, with an AI element to predict the optimal prevention and treatment of peri-implantitis.
Group Leader: Noy Pinto
Group Members: Benjamin Assouline, Patricia Mora Raimundo
Mentor: Hassan Elsana
Innovative Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD) Prevention in bone marrow transplantations.
Group Leader: Orly Weissberg
Group Members: Hananel Aharon, Muhammad Abu Ahmad
Mentor: Eli Varon
Real-time coagulation monitoring device to detect in real time and diagnose different types of stroke.
Group Leader: Reut Plen
Group Members: Dor Braverman, Tatiana Orli Sandberg Raileanu
Mentor: Chen Tzror-Azakot