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September 7, 2010
HEBREW U. GOES GLOBAL – THANKS TO ACCREDITED ONLINE COURSES WITH ETEACHER

The lessons are conducted in small groups via the online study site of the company, eTeacher, which recently signed an agreement of cooperation with Yissum, the technology transfer company of the Hebrew University.

June 17, 2010
POTATO POWER - YISSUM INTRODUCES POTATO BATTERIES FOR USE IN THE DEVELOPING...

Yissum introduces solid organic electric battery based upon treated potatoes. This simple, sustainable, robust device can potentially provide an immediate inexpensive solution to electricity needs in parts of the world lacking electrical...

May 25, 2010
A PILL IN A HAYSTACK - YISSUM INTRODUCES A BREAKTHROUGH COMPUTATIONAL METHOD...

Yissum introduces Dralgo, a novel computational platform for accelerated discovery of promising drug candidates. The new technology will be presented by Professor Amiram Goldblum from the Hebrew University on Tuesday, June 15 at the Technology...

April 21, 2010
Yissum Licenses Cutting Edge Technology for Enhanced Digital Image...

The technology, invented by Dr. Raanan Fattal from the Hebrew University's School of Computer Science and Engineering, is called Edge Avoiding Wavelets and it enables better and faster detail enhancement and preserves edges when sharpening...

April 14, 2010
YISSUM, PONTIFAX, AND CLAL BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRIES INVEST $9 MILLION IN...

Yissum has also announced that, together with the Technion Research and Development Foundation (TRDF), the technology transfer arm of the Technion Israel Institute of Technology, it will exclusively license to Avraham the commercial rights of...

February 18, 2010
YISSUM INTRODUCES A NOVEL SYSTEM FOR TRACKING AND ANALYZING HUMAN SPATIAL...

The novel system monitors people's movements and use of open space to provide accurate data for use in healthcare, urban planning, retail yield management, law enforcement and tourism management. The technology was developed by Dr. Noam Shoval...

February 3, 2010
YISSUM TO COLLABORATE WITH MAKHTESHIM AGAN ON THE DEVELOPMENT AND...

The first collaboration is for the development and commercialization of a novel methodology for producing slow and controlled release of herbicides. The innovative technique will minimize herbicide contamination of soil and water. It was invented...

December 4, 2009
YISSUM PRESENTS A NEW ANTIVIRAL HAND SANITIZER THAT COMPLETELY INACTIVATES...

Yissum presents EtoCleanTM, a new antiviral hand sanitizer which has been found to be highly effective against the swine flu virus. The novel product was invented by Professor Elka Touitou from the School of Pharmacy, at the Hebrew University of...

November 25, 2009
YISSUM INTRODUCES A NOVEL METHOD FOR RANKING ONLINE REVIEWS

This novel method for content analysis, invented by Professor Ari Rappoport and Mr. Oren Tsur from the Hebrew University School of Computer Science and Engineering, is specifically designed to automatically rank book and product reviews according...

November 11, 2009
YISSUM INTRODUCES A NOVEL, ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY METHOD FOR PREVENTING...

The invention, developed by HUJI Professors Doron Steinberg and Morris Srebnik, together with Professor Itzhack Polacheck from the Hadassah Medical Organization, utilizes novel heterocyclic compounds that disrupt cell-cell communication, thereby...

November 2, 2009
YISSUM AND BRIGHTSOURCE INDUSTRIES ISRAEL SIGN RESEARCH AGREEMENTS FOR THE...

Under the agreement, BrightSource will fund research in the laboratories of Professors Daniel Mandler, and Shlomo Magdassi, both from the Institute of Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

October 22, 2009
YISSUM ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM MULTI-PROJECT RESEARCH AND LICENSE COLLABORATION...

According to the terms of the agreement, Roche has selected six promising research projects in the fields of stem cells, biomarkers, and novel molecules for the treatment of metabolic diseases, initiated by Hebrew University researchers.