Press Releases

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October 21, 2013
Yissum Introduces Novel Polymer-Clay Composites as Sorbents of Organic...

The novel polymer-clay composites have a higher pollutant removal capacity in comparison to activated carbon (the most common sorbent). The technology will be presented at the WATEC Conference, to be held in Tel Aviv, Israel on October 22-24, 2013.

October 2, 2013
Yissum and Qlight Nanotech: Merck, a leading pharmaceutical, chemical and...

The announcement was made at the opening of the new site of Qlight at the Edmond J. Safra Givat Ram Campus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in the presence of a senior management delegation from Merck headed by Dr. Bernd Reckmann, Member of...

October 1, 2013
Yissum Launches SEER - a Novel Application for Predictive Speed Dialing on...

The invention is based on a machine-learning algorithm that predicts the next outgoing call.

September 16, 2013
Makhteshim Agan and Yissum Partner to Develop a Novel Method for Protecting...

Novel biocontrol agent is environmentally-friendly, non-toxic and effective for a large variety of plants. 

June 10, 2013
Yissum Introduces a Novel Method for Diagnosing Retinal Micro-Aneurysms to...

A novel method for detecting retinal micro-aneurysms that pose a high risk for leakage, an underlying cause of diabetic retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy is a leading cause of blindness worldwide. The novel method will enable early diagnosis and...

March 14, 2013
Yissum Licenses to Melodea a Breakthrough Technology for Manufacturing Micro...

In parallel, Holmen, a leading manufacturer in the forest based sector, has entered into an investment and sub-licensing agreement with Melodea, by which Holmen has become one of the major shareholders in Melodea. 

February 21, 2013
Avraham Pharmaceuticals Closes an Additional Investment Round of...

The capital is intended for the on-going Phase II clinical trial of ladostigil, a novel molecule for treatment of mild cognitive impairment; interim analysis is expected in H1 2014

February 5, 2013
The Ultimate Falafel – Yissum Introduces New Chickpea Varieties with High...

Yissum, introduces new chickpea varieties, which retain high nutritional values yet exhibit improved synchronization between flowering and the rainy season to increase yield. The new varieties were developed by Professor Shahal Abbo, The Robert...

December 10, 2012
Yissum Introduces a Pioneering Vaccine Against Canine Monocytic...

Results showing the effectiveness of the vaccine in dogs were recently published in the journal Vaccine

October 31, 2012
Yissum Announces Formation of Integra Holdings, a Biopharmaceutical Holding...

Integra Holdings closes U.S. $ 7.0 million private financing

July 23, 2012
Yissum Introduces a Novel Biocontrol Method for Protecting Plants from...

Novel biocontrol agent is environmentally-friendly, non-toxic and effective for a large variety of plants

July 10, 2012
Yissum Introduces a Novel Method for Treating Cancer Based on a Protein...

The novel method uses a peptide derived from HIV to increase the sensitivity of cancer cells to radiotherapy and chemotherapy