Connect with us

Middle East

Israel Lauded For Handling Covid-19 Pandemic; Patients Show 100% Recovery: Reports

Published

on

Israel was recently ranked as the safest place in the world at a time when the entire world has been hit by the deadly pandemic according to the latest research reported by Deep Knowledge Ventures published by Nikkei Asian Review.

How India Is Winning Hearts, Minds & Money Via A Simple Anti-Malarial Drug?

Earning 632.32 points out of 700, the research says Israel has benefitted from its small territory, highly-advanced medical system, savvy use of technology and a powerful army.

According to a widely read report published by JPost, six critically ill Covid-19 patients in Israel who are deemed high-risk for mortality have been successfully treated with Pluristem’s placenta-based cell-therapy product and survived.

According to reports, the patients were experiencing acute respiratory failure and inflammatory complications associated with coronavirus. Four of the patients also exhibited the failure of other organs including cardiovascular and kidney.

Not only have all the patients sustained and doing better, according to Pluristem, but four of them have shown improvement in respiratory parameters and three of them could b soon removed from ventilators. Furthermore, two of the patients with prior medical conditions are showing a clinical recovery in addition to the respiratory improvement.

“We are pleased with this initial outcome of the compassionate use program and committed to harnessing PLX cells for the benefit of patients and healthcare systems,” said Pluristem CEO and president Yaky Yanay. “Pluristem is dedicated to using its competitive advantages in large-scale manufacturing to potentially deliver PLX cells to a large number of patients in significant need.”

Ventilators Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good As US Changes COVID-19 Strategy

Pluristem’s PLX cells are “allogeneic mesenchymal-like cells that have immunomodulatory properties,” meaning they induce the immune system’s natural regulatory T cells and M2 macrophages, the company claims. The outcome could be the repeal of dangerous overactivation of the immune system. This would likely reduce the fatal symptoms of pneumonia and pneumonitis.

Meanwhile, Israel PM — Benjamin Netanyahu sketched an exit strategy on Thursday night, proposing how Israel will get back towards normalcy. Under the scheme, businesses including in a pilot designed by the Finance Ministry will be slowly allowed to open, according to the Ministry of Health guidelines.

Israel The Best, India Surprisingly ‘Very Good’ For Handling Covid-19 Pandemic: Research

Israelis will also be able to venture 500 meters away from their homes, up from 100 meters at present, while students in special education that benefit from private classes will be able to recommence school. This, however, confirms that kindergartens, schools and retail stores will not be allowed to reopen.

The decision will be brought to the government’s approval on Saturday night, April 18, although Netanyahu said the plan could be modified.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Facebook

FEATURED

rafale-jets rafale-jets
Asia Pacific3 hours ago

Rafale Jets: After India, Another Asian Country To Acquire Dassault Rafale Fighters – French Minister

French Defense Minister Florence Parly has confirmed that Indonesia is indeed interested in purchasing Rafale fighter jets from her country...

india-russia india-russia
EurAsian Region7 hours ago

Indian Naval Base In Africa Next To China’s Djibouti Could Be Possible With Russian Partnership?

Russia has recently announced that it has entered a pact with Sudan to create a naval base. Moscow, which had...

Asia Pacific8 hours ago

India’s Third Aircraft Carrier – How Navy Day Exposed The Schism Between Chiefs Of Navy & Defense Staff

Prakash Nanda

Featured9 hours ago

Indian Air Force Shows Its Prowess With ‘Swarm Drone Technology’; Tweets Images: Watch

In a recent tweet, the Indian Air Force has released images of its own swarm drone tests after news came...

INDIA-CHINA INDIA-CHINA
Asia Pacific11 hours ago

China Threatens India With A Weather Modification System That Can Cover 1.5 Times The Area Of Entire India

India and China are engaged in a border dispute in Eastern Ladakh for the past seven months, and their troops...

S400-VS-F35 S400-VS-F35
Americas22 hours ago

Is The UAE Threatening To Opt For Russian Su-57 Jets Over US’ Stealth F-35 Warplanes??

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has warned that if the US refuses to supply it with F-35 and MQ-9 Reaper...

india-russia india-russia
Featured23 hours ago

Indian, Russian Navy Hold PASSEX Exercise In The Eastern Indian Ocean Region

On the occasion of Navy Day, the Indian Navy is conducting a passage exercise (PASSEX) with the Russian Navy in...

Pakistan-Turkey-Relations Pakistan-Turkey-Relations
Featured1 day ago

After Backing Pakistan on Kashmir, Is Turkey’s Erdogan Hiring Syrian Mercenaries To Fight In The Valley?

For some time now, Turkey has been making attempts to grow its influence among the Muslims in South Asia in...

iran-israel iran-israel
Featured1 day ago

Assassination Of Top Iranian Scientist Will Complicate Relations Between The US & Iran: Joe Biden

Joe Biden, the next President of the United States said the assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh is likely...

BRAHMOS BRAHMOS
Asia Pacific1 day ago

From Rafales, Su-30 MKIs & Tejas, Why Next-Gen BrahMos Missile On Indian Air Force Jets Can Be A Game-Changer For India?

Amid the border row with China, the Indian armed forces successfully test-fired the BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles in the past...

Advertisement
Advertisement