Yissum - Research Development Company of the Hebrew University

Using Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNAs) as a Tool to Diagnose COVID-19

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Summary of the technology

Using Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNAs) as a Tool to Diagnose COVID-19
Project ID : 47-2020-10881

Yissum - Research Development Company of the Hebrew University

Description of the technology

  • We offer a fast and efficient diagnostic method which can be applied to a large amount of tests in a short time.
  • Our method is based on a kit which identifies specifically the viral RNA biomarker.
  • The test is characterized by reliability, sensitivity, rapid (not more than 10-15 minutes), low toxicity and reasonable cost.

Project manager

Keren-Or Amar
VP, Business Development, Healthcare

Project researchers

Eylon Yavin
HUJI, School of Medicine - IMRIC
School of Pharmacy- Institute for Drug Research

Related keywords

  • Diagnostics, Diagnosis
  • Biological Sciences
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Virus, Virology / Antibiotics / Bacteriology
  • Biology / Biotechnology
  • Covid-19
  • Genetic Engineering / Molecular Biology
  • covid-19
  • peptide

About Yissum - Research Development Company of the Hebrew University

Technology Transfer Office from Israel

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.

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