Technology may be used to develop a mobile app to identify condition in which patients stop breathing for 10 seconds or more while they sleep, The Times of Israel.

“The model we developed is a reliable and effective tool for identifying sleep apnea in large populations,” said Dr. Joachim Behar, a member of the Technion’s Faculty of Biomedical Engineering who led the study. It could help mass screen for the condition, he said in a phone interview.