Cell Research & Immunology

Researcher in Dr. Karavani's Lab
Advancing our knowledge of cell processes and disease
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Prof. Eran Bacharach

Molecular biology of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1(HIV-1) and the Moloney Murine Leukemia Virus (Mo-MuLV) retroviruses
Prof. Adit Ben-Baruch

Adit Ben-Baruch Lab: Research of inflammatory/immune modules in malignancy; Therapeutic modalities in breast cancer

Prof. Marcelo Ehrlich

Dynamic aspects of the cell's trafficking machinery with a special focus on endocytic dynamics
Prof. Orna Elroy-Stein

Elroy-Stein Lab: Regulation of gene expression at the level of mRNA translation into proteins; Molecular mechanisms that govern global rates of protein synthesis in response to physiological and stress signals

Dr. Irit Gat-Viks Irit Gat-Viks Laboratory: Computational systems biology with goal of understanding how signal transduction; transcriptional control and other molecular factors underlie autoimmune and infectious disease
Prof. Jonathan M. Gershoni Molecular mechanisms of biorecognition; Elucidation of novel neutralizing epitopes of HIV-1
Prof. Mia Horowitz Molecular biology underlying Gaucher's disease; Role of the EH proteins in endocytosis and intracellular trafficking
Prof. Gerardo Z. Lederkremer The Lederkremer Lab:  Endoplasmic reticulum (ER) quality control retention and degradation of proteins in mammalian cells; Protein misfolding diseases such as neurodegenerative diseases 
Prof. Dan Peer Dan Peer Lab:  Manipulating cells' functions to treat inflammatory diseases and cancers; Probing immune system with nanomaterials; Harnessing RNAi as tool for drug discovery 
Prof. Tal Pupko Molecular evolution; Phylogenetics; Pathogenomics; Immunoformatics
Prof. Miguel Weil

Role of programmed cell death (PCD) in the developing nervous system; Neuronal differentiation of human embryonic and adult stem cells to study Familial Dysautonomia (FD) and other neurodegenerative disceases

Prof. Daniel H. Wreschner Molecular analysis of the human cancer cell with special emphasis on membrane proteins; Tumor-associated antigens; Ligand-receptor interactions and cell signaling
Dr. Vered Padler-Karavani

Vered Padler-Karavani Lab: Mechanisms that govern glycan immune recognition and responses in animal models and in humans, both in vitro and in vivo

Dr. Lior Mayo

Lior Mayo Lab: We strive to understand the mechanisms of autoimmunity and inflammation that underlie neurologic diseases and to translate these laboratory discoveries into new therapies.

Prof. Niza Frenkel
Molecular biology of herpes viruses
Prof. Isaac P. Witz [Emeritus] Interactions between tumor cells and tumor microenvironmental factors and the involvement of such interactions in tumor progression and metastasis formation
Prof. Sara Lavi [Emeritus]

Stress, cancer and signal transduction; The role of PP2C in the stress response, tumorigenesis and differentiation

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