Nasal Technology for Delivering Active Plant–Based Oils

Touitou Elka, HUJI, School of Medicine - IMRIC, School of Pharmacy- Institute for Drug Research


Life Science & Biotechnology

Technology Keywords:

Nasal administration, CNS active oil,  neurodegenerative diseases, CNS

Development Stage:

Formulation and experiments in animals

Patent Status:

US  patent application


We have designed and developed formulations based on a new technology for nasal administration of active plant –based oils for brain and CNS diseases therapy.

In vivo results show delivery to brain by our nasal technology and high efficiency in pain animal model. 


Key Features

  • Nasal delivery of active  plant–based oils to the brain and central nervous system
  • Better bioavailability by nasal route than by oral or subcutaneous routes
  • Carrier ingredients already have FDA approval
  • Offering  set of benefits for prevention or slowing down neurodegenerative diseases


Researcher Information:


Patent Status

Published US 2021/0369799 A1

Contact for more information:

Keren-Or Amar
VP, Business Development, Healthcare
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