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March 22, 2016
Instant light, safe driving, indestructible threads all part of nano future

Shades and curtains that can light up a room or darken a window, making them as transparent or as opaque as desired; monitoring of physiological parameters such as stress, fatigue, pain, alcohol influence, drug use, and other factors using...

March 17, 2016
Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) LED Group Wins License to Operate a Tech...

JVP to Operate Jerusalem-based Startup Incubator for 8 Years in Partnership with Motorola Solutions, Reliance Industries and Yissum, the Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

March 16, 2016
Yissum Forms Neteera Technologies for Remote Sensing of Biological...

Yissum Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the technology-transfer company of the Hebrew University, announced today the formation of Neteera Technologies, developer of remote sensing technology of various human...

March 16, 2016
VIDEO: Haploid Human Embryonic Stem Cells

Scientists from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Columbia University Medical Center and The New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute have succeeded in generating a new type of embryonic stem cell that carries a single copy of the human...

March 13, 2016
Yissum Spin Off Melodea Announces New Facilities in Sweden [Hebrew]

Melodea is pioneering the development of an economically viable industrial process for the extraction of Nano Crystalline Cellulose (known as NCC or CNC) from the sludge of the paper industry. It developes unique technologies to assemble the NCC...

March 13, 2016
One in four life science innovations has Israeli roots, says expert

Exelon, for example, is a treatment for Alzheimer’s that helps patients cope with the disease and remain independent longer. Marketed by Novartis, the drug is based on research that was conducted at Hebrew University. Doxil, sold by Johnson and...

March 7, 2016
Melodea Wins Nanotechnology Innovation of the Year Award at NanoIsrael 2016

Melodea develops environmentally-friendly, nano-crystalline cellulose based products from side streams of the paper industry

March 1, 2016
HU develops Jerusalem sewage viruses to kill off resistant dental bacteria

Using viruses from Jerusalem's sewage system, Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine researchers have developed an innovative treatment against dental bacteria that are resistant to growing numbers of antibiotics.

The team...

February 25, 2016
Yissum's Avraham Pharma Raises $4M

Capital to be used for completion of on-going Phase 2b study of ladostigil, for treatment of mild cognitive impairment, and preparations for pivotal Phase 3 trial

February 25, 2016
Yissum's fantastic year in the Nano Materials field [Hebrew]

Eight start ups created in 2015 only!

February 23, 2016
New surgical tool keeps orthopedic procedures on target

New fiber optic guide-wire will enable surgeons to perform highly accurate hip fracture and spinal fusion surgery with minimal side effects

February 19, 2016
Research shows strong ties between gum disease and cancer

Troublemaking’ bacteria that is a major factor in periodontitis prevents the body from properly fending off cancerous cells, Hebrew U research shows