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July 28, 2020
Yissum Spinouts Raise $79 million in H1 2020 Despite Coronavirus Uncertainty

Startups from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem raised $79 million in the first half of 2020. Despite the continuing global uncertainty caused by the coronavirus and ongoing lockdowns around the world, 14 Yissum spinouts raised tens of millions...

May 5, 2020
New Delivery for Antibiotics Fights against Antibiotic Resistance and COVID-19

New treatment, which allows previously topical drug to be administered intravenously, is ‘a game-changer’ in the battle against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. It could have a significant impact on the morbidity rate for pandemics such as...

March 26, 2020
HU Researchers Submit Proposals to IIA to Investigate Covid-19 Treatments

The IIA awarded over 40% of its academic grants to HU reseachers exploring methods to combat the COVID-19 virus.

March 18, 2020
Hebrew University to Collaborate with Cytovia Therapeutics

Under the collaboration, Cytovia will sponsor a research program for the development of multi-specific antibodies targeting both NK cells and the tumor antigen. The research will be led by Prof. Ofer Mandelboim from the Lautenberg Center for...

December 24, 2019
Dr. Itzik Goldwaser Named Yissum CEO

Dr. Goldwaser has been with Yissum since 2010, most recently serving as its SVP of Business Development & Alliance Management

November 4, 2019
Largest International Technology Transfer Conference Underscores Local...

190 Research Institutions from 29 Countries will Share Best Practices and Debate State of Academia-Industry Collaboration

September 3, 2019
Israel Technology Transfer Network 2018 Annual Report Highlights Economic...

 
The publication of ITTN's 2018 annual report shows the collective impact of the Technology Transfer sector in Israel. In 2018, Israeli tech transfer organizations (TTOs) evaluated 1,000 new innovations and filed over 620 new patents. In 2018,...

May 1, 2019
Yissum Hosts First-of-its-Kind Conference to Drive Academic-Industry...

May 1, 2019 – Jerusalem – Yissum, the technology transfer company of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is hosting a first-of-its kind conference to drive academic-industry collaboration across multiple cannabis-related research and development...

January 23, 2019
Yissum Expands Global Reach: Establishes Strategic Partnerships in the...

January 23, 2019 – Jerusalem – Yissum, the Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University, announced today the opening of three centers of international cooperation in Chicago (United States), Asunción (Paraguay) and Shenzhen (China) to...

December 27, 2018
Hebrew University to Collaborate with KYORIN

December 27th, 2018, Yissum, the Technology Transfer Company of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and KYORIN Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan), a subsidiary of KYORIN Holdings, Inc., which is engaged in the development and...

December 11, 2018
First Business Conference on Quantum Technology Taking Place at Hebrew...

December 11, 2018 – Jerusalem: The first ever commercial conference in Israel dedicated to the future of quantum technology is taking place today in Jerusalem.  The event, on December 11, 2018 at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Edmond Safra...

November 6, 2018
Yissum Announces New Platform for 3D Printing of Personalized Medicine

Yissum is proud to announce a new novel technology for the 3D printing of drug capsules. The technology is based on custom-printed 3D hydrogels with delayed release characteristics.  It will was at the 2nd annual 3d Printing and Beyond...