Founded in 1964 to protect and commercialize the Hebrew University’s intellectual property, Yissum is ranked among the top technology transfer companies.

Yissum has registered over 8,300 patents covering 2,337 inventions; has licensed out 700 technologies and has spun-off 80 companies. Products that are based on Hebrew University technologies and were commercialized by Yissum generate today over $2 Billion in annual sales.