Members

Principal Investigator
Prof. Yitzhak Pilpel
Prof. Yitzhak Pilpel
Professor
Tel. +972-8-934-6058|0524381712
Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Building for Biomedical Research, Room 408
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Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Building

Dr. Orna Dahan
Dr. Orna Dahan
Research Associate
Tel. +972-8-934-2462
Room 428
Dr. Ruth Towers
Dr. Ruth Towers
Lab Manager
Tel. +972-8-934-6201
Room 420
Dr. Dan Bar Yaacov
Dr. Dan Bar Yaacov
Postdoctoral fellow
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
Dr. Roni Rak
Dr. Roni Rak
Postdoctoral fellow
Tel. +972-8-934-3630
Room 419
Amit Alon
PhD Student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
Dorit Hizi
PhD student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
 Dvir Schirman
Dvir Schirman
PhD student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
Ernest Mordret
PhD Student
 Idan Frumkin
Idan Frumkin
PhD student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
 Lian Narunsky Haziza
Lian Narunsky Haziza
PhD student
Tel. +972-8-934-3634
Room 132
 Sivan Kaminski
Sivan Kaminski
PhD student Room 160
 Avia Yehonadav
Avia Yehonadav
MSc student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
 Liron Zahavi
Liron Zahavi
MSc student
Tel. +972-8-934-6059
Room 421
 Noa Hefetz
Noa Hefetz
PhD student
Tel. +972-8-934-3630
Room 419
 Omer Asraf
Omer Asraf
MSc student
 Shai Slomka De Oliveira
Shai Slomka De Oliveira
MSc student
 Yael Altshuler
Yael Altshuler
Lab Technician
Name Degree Thesis Title Graduated
Aviv Rotman MSc How do Cells Minimize the Cost of Translation? 2015
Sivan Navon PhD Deciphering the codons’ code: Selection beyond amino acid sequence. 2014
Nir Fluman Post Doc 2014
Hila Gingold PhD Dynamic interplay between codon usage and the tRNA pool affects translation efficiency and may play a role in shaping the cell fate 2013
Avihu Yona PhD The role of genomic duplications in adaptive evolution 2013
Zohar Bloom PhD Exploring the dynamics of the tRNA pool through systematic deletion of tRNA genes 2013
Shalem Ophir PhD Post transcriptional regulation and its interaction with transcription revealed by genome-wide and synthetic gene approaches 2012
Yishay Shoval Post Doc 2012
Yair Manor MSc Genome-wide coupling of mRNA transcription and degradation, and promoter-mediated mRNA decay in two distant yeast species 2012
Nitai Steinberg MSc Bet-hedging in the evolutionarily-conditioned response of Escherichia coli towards sugars 2012
Ilya Venger PhD Robustness of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to deletion mutations and response to environmental perturbations through the lens of large-scale metabolic 2010
Reut Shalgi PhD Coupling transcriptional and post-transcriptional miRNA regulation in the control of cell proliferation 2009
Maria Rodriguez Martinez Post Doc 2009
Asaf Carmi MSc The evolution of coding sequences and tRNA pools, and its role in shaping translation efficiency 2009
Amir Mitchell PhD Adaptive environmental conditioning: Prediction of environmental changes by eukaryotic and prokaryotic micro-organisms 2009
Naomi Siew Post Doc 2008
Yuval Dorfan PhD 2007
Michal Lapidot PhD Sequence elements controlling gene expression: The case of transcription regulatory motifs and of antisene transcripts 2007
Orna Man PhD The involvement of regulation of protein expression in species divergence 2007
Ron Kafri PhD Mechanisms and regulation of genetic buffering and the evolution of genetic redundancy 2006
Arren Bar-Even MSc Noise in protein abundance obeys a general scaling law over multiple genes and growth conditions 2005
Ilana Lavie MSc 2005
Yael Kfir-Garten MSC Computational extraction and visualization of regulatory elements in the yeast transcriptional network from genome-wide data 2005
Asaf  Blumental