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March 4, 2009
Introducing Yissum's VP Intellectual Property: Renee Ben Israel (Hebrew)

Ms. Ben-Israel joined Yissum in 1988 and is responsible for the administration of its extensive portfolio of intellectual property from the initial invention disclosure by the researchers, through inter-institutional agreements, patent...

March 1, 2009
Capitalizing on Israel's BioCapital

Jerusalem, Israel's Capital, offers an ideal setting and financial benefits for the development of a vibrant life science industry. 

February 22, 2009
Squeezing Energy From a Plant’s Metabolism at Hebrew University

To examine the various scientific and economic aspects of harnessing bioenergy, the HUJI Center for Agricultural Biotechnology, in cooperation with Yissum, will be sponsoring a symposium entitled “Bioenergy: Harnessing Plant Metabolism” Feb....

February 19, 2009
Canaries of the Future

The Belkin-Agranat biosensor project was recently selected as one of five novel technologies receiving financing from the CleanTech fund, which supports the development of inventions with commercial potential in environmentally-friendly...

February 4, 2009
Yissum Announces Nanotechnology for Increased Bioavailability of Compounds...

Professor Nissim Garti from the Casali Institute of Applied Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has received the 2009 American Oil Chemists’ Society (AOCS) Stephen S. Chang Award for his invention of novel...

February 3, 2009
Yissum Spin-off BriefCam Launches First-of-its-Kind CCTV Video Synopsis...

With video synopsis, one day of surveillance camera footage can be condensed into a few minutes enabling real time results at significantly


February 1, 2009
Israeli Initiatives Seek to Sidestep Funding Crisis

Dearth of Venture Capital Spawns Innovative Actions to Invigorate Country’s Life

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January 29, 2009
Prof. Yechezkel Barenholz- The Only Israeli Scientist ever to receive FDA...
January 14, 2009
Greening Jerusalem's research with a million dollar fund

Hebrew University of Jerusalem's technology transfer company Yissum has just armarked $1 million dollars towards "green" technologies of the future. The money, it says, will be spent on the university's academic research towards new clean...

January 13, 2009
Yissum spin-off Biocancell gets FDA nod for ovarian cancer study

Shares in the targeted cancer treatment developer are up 48%, and have nearly quadrupled in 2009.


January 2, 2009
Yissum's ReadEasy technology: A New Software research assistant

Having to become quickly knowledgeable about something you know little about is a problem many people will be familiar with. Now Ari Rappaport at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel thinks he has a solution.

December 26, 2008
2009 Most Fascinating Inventions (Hebrew)

Inventions of Hebrew University's Prof. Simon Benita and Yechezkel Barenholz at the forefront of innovation