Self-Operated App for Classifform-control ication, Diagnosis, and Rehabilitation of Language Disorders (Aphasia)
Self-Operated App for Classification, Diagnosis, and Rehabilitation of Language Disorders (Aphasia) Project ID : 19-2019-6710
Summary of the technology
Self-Operated App for Classification, Diagnosis, and Rehabilitation of Language Disorders (Aphasia)
Project ID : 19-2019-6710
Life science, Biotechnology
Aphasia, Language comprehension disorder, Rehabilitation, Stroke, Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC)
Current development stage
TRL7System prototype demonstration; In clinical setting
The research group developed a tablet-based, patient-operated device offering dynamic diagnosis and therapy of language comprehension disorders. The tool evaluates and classifies type and severity of language impairment and generates a treatment plan through an iterative process.
Fig. 1:Tablet Mounted Self-Operated App
The technology addresses a large market:
VP Business Development Healthcare
HUJI, Faculty of Humanities
Technology Transfer Office from IsraelYissum - Research Development Company of the Hebrew University
Yissum Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Ltd. Founded in 1964 to protect and commercialize the Hebrew University’s intellectual property. Ranked among the top technology transfer companies, Yissum has registered over 8,900 patents covering 2,500 inventions; has licensed out 800 technologies and has spun-off 90 companies. Products that are based on Hebrew University technologies and were commercialized by Yissum generate today over $2 Billion in annual sales.