Much has been said about the Israeli creative ability that doesn’t cease to amaze. One thing that characterizes the Israeli mind is “to think outside of the box” – almost an innate trait for the Israeli. Where others see problems, Israelis tend to find opportunities. The world would look completely different were it not for the Israeli scientific discoveries that have become an integral and natural part of our modern world. Be it varieties of vegetables that have a longer shelf life, drugs used to treat diseases in unconventional new approaches, or new ways to detect genetic defects, Israeli science is definitely in the forefront of the world scientific community.
Below is a short list of developments that are credited to Israeli companies: