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October 7, 2013
Israelis to develop new pesticides from strawberry leaves

Yissum Research Development Company, Hebrew University’s Technology Transfer Arm, and Israeli crop-protection company Makhteshim Agan partnered to develop and market a non-toxic and environmentally-friendly bio-control method for protecting...

October 7, 2013
Merck-backed QLight opens new Jerusalem nanotech site

QLight Nanotech, a Jerusalem based start-up backed and partly owned by Merck, opened a new facility in Jerusalem last week to further its development of LED lighting and flat-panel display products using semiconductor nanocrystal materials.

October 3, 2013
Merck KGaA prepares for fresh investment in Israel's QLight

Merck KGaA is moving forward with plans to increase its stake in Jerusalem-based Yissum spin off QLight Nanotech, which develops products for use in displays and energy-efficient light sources.

September 16, 2013
Makhteshim, Hebrew University team on bio-control yeast

Makhteshim Agan Industries Ltd. and Yissum Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem will jointly develop and commercialize a novel, non-toxic, and environmentally-friendly bio-control method for protecting a variety of...

September 10, 2013
New Biomed accelerator yields better dentures, obesity contorol

HU Biodesign Innovation Program benefits from the expertise of Jerusalem’s best and brightest in medicine, business, engineering and law.

September 8, 2013
New Bone -Growing Treatment Accelerates Healing

Yissum's spin off Regenecure presents: BoneCure, a revolutionary artificial membrane that speeds and simplifies bone re-growth in pets, may also be headed for the human market.

August 30, 2013
8 Ways Tech Will Transform Airport Security

Yissum spin off Briefcam featured in Mashable: "Using tech to augment how we watch for and catch terrorists and others who would do us harm before they board an aircraft is a process flush with options — and with...

August 12, 2013
Breakthrough in memory technologies could bring faster computing, smaller...

Prof. Yossi Paltiel and research student Oren Ben-Dor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Harvey M. Krueger Family Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, together with researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science, have developed a...

August 6, 2013
Israel's First Biodesign Program Produces Four Startups After One Year

Students in Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Center program develop "science fiction gadgets". 
Biodesign entrepreneurship program is Israel's first medical innovation accelerator

July 13, 2013
Health Scan: HU enables early detection of diabetics’ bleeding retinas

Diabetics must be regularly examined by their ophthalmologist to look for leakage of blood inside the retinas of their eyes, which could result in blindness.
Now the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s technology transfer arm, Yissum Research...

July 9, 2013
Israel’s annual International Biotechnology Conference (BioMed) attracts...

Yissum presents exciting technologies at Biomed 2013 

July 8, 2013
YIssum Spin Off Mobileye raises $400m, at a company valuation of $1.5 billion

This is the largest ever fund raising round by the company, which develops camera-based advanced driver assistance systems for the automotive industry.