The weekly departmental seminars are given by invited guest speakers during the academic year to the Lautenberg faculty members and students together with other members of the IMRIC institute and the Faculty of Medicine .

Next seminar:

Prof. Carmit Levy

Tel Aviv University

Melanoma large-EVs as key immune modulators

Tuesday, June 18th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Previuos seminars:

Dr. Tomer Cooks

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

The vesicular side of mutant p53

Tuesday, June 4th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Erez Levanon

Bar Ilan University

A-to-I RNA editing – immuneprotector and transcriptome diversifier

Wednesday, May 21st, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Miri Adler

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Principles of wound healing and fibrosis: A circuit-to-target approach to reduce fibrosis

Wednesday, May 7th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof.  Alex Sigal

The Lautenberg Center for Immunology and Cancer Research

Neutralizing antibodies associate with SARS-CoV-2 clearance in recovery from immunosuppression

Wednesday, April 3rd, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof.  Yona Keisari

Tel Aviv University

Ablation of solid tumors can prompt a robust systemic anti-tumor immunity to eradicate metastases

Tuesday, March 12th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof.  Ronen Alon

Weizmann Institute of Science

Leukocyte and cancer emigration across blood vessels: new lwssons, more puzzles

Tuesday, March 5th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Shahar Alon

Bar- Ilan University

Studying immune-tumor interactions in biopsies using spatial genomics

Tuesday, Febuary 20th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Yaakov Nahmias

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Bionic human organoids seeking the fundamental mechanisms of human disease

Tuesday, Febuary 13th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Rony Dahan

Weizmann Institute of Science

Novel approaches for antibody-based cancer immunotherapy

Tuesday, Febuary 6th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Yosi Maruvka

Technion- Israel Institute of Technology

The unique features of Replication Repair deficient tumor, and its use for early detection and tumor prevention.

Tuesday, January 30th, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Yosef Shiloh

Tel Aviv University

Ataxia-Telangiectasia: The Genome Stability-Aging-Senescence Link

Tuesday, January 23rd, Hall 6, אולם ו, second floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Eithan Galun

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hadassah Medical Center

Is miR-122 regulating liver tolerance?

Tuesday, January 9th, Hall 6, אולם ו, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro

Tel Aviv Universuty

3D-Bioprinted cancer models for target discovery, drug development and personalized therapy

Tuesday, January 2nd, Hall 6, אולם ו, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Angel Porgador

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev  

Combined approaches to cancer therapy: From synthetic promoters in CAR therapy to Artificial reporters for precision cancer medicine

Tuesday, June 27th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Shlomo Elias

Tel Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Hadassah Medical Center 

Let it B: the unique roles of bone marrow regulatory T cells

Tuesday, June 13th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Yaarit Adamovich

Weizmann Institute of Science 

‘Circadian Clocks’ Interactions with Oxygen Biology

Tuesday, May 23rd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Miriam A. Shelef

University of Wisconsin – Madison 

Autoreactivity: From Infection to Rheumatoid Arthritis

Tuesday, May 16th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Merav Cohen

Tel Aviv University 

The Functional Role of Immune-related Intercellular Signaling Networks During Tissue Development and Cancer

Tuesday, May 9th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Asaf Madi

Tel Aviv University 

Direct and indirect effects of cancer immunotherapies

Tuesday, May 2nd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

 Prof. Amiram Ariel

University of Haifa

New molecular and cellular effectors in resolving inflammation and tissue fibrosis

Tuesday, April 18th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

 Dr. Yariv Wine

Tel-Aviv University

The evolution of human milk antibodies and B cells following the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine

Tuesday, March 28nd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 11:45 p.m

Prof. Yael Mardor

Sheba Medical Center and Tel-Aviv University

The application of non-invasive pulsed electric fields, inducing transient BBB disruption, for efficient drug delivery into the brain

Tuesday, March 22nd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 11:45 p.m

Prof. Niklas Björkström

Karolinska Institute

Differentiation, tissue-residency,
and recirculation patterns of human natural killer cells

Tuesday, March 14th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 11:45 p.m

Prof. David Virshup

Duke-NUS Medical School

Upstream Regulation of Wnt Signaling: Biology and Therapy

Tuesday, January 24th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 11:45 p.m

Dr. Michael Brusilovsky

Center for Stem Cell & Organoid Medicine | CuSTOM Accelerator
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Allergen sensing and sensitization

Tuesday, January 17th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 11:45 p.m

Faculty Candidate- Miri Adler

Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Universal Principles of Tissues in Health and Disease

Tuesday, January 10th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Rachela Popovtzer

Bar-Ilan University

The Beauty of Gold: Endless Configurations for Personalized Cancer and Brain Disease Therapies

Tuesday, January 3rd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Vladimir Katanaev

University of Geneva, Switzerland

Neomorphic mutations in GNAO1 encephalopathy: from mechanisms to drug discovery

Tuesday, December 27th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Yonatan Stelzer

Weizmann Institute of Science

Rethinking Mammalian Embryonic Development: An Integrated View of Epigenetics and Cell Commitment

Tuesday, December 13th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Yaara Oren

Tel Aviv University

Beyond Darwin: understanding cancer persister cells

December 6th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Valery Krizhanovsky

Weizmann Institute of Science

Molecular mechanisms of senescence on the crossroads of aging and cancer

November 29nd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Ayelet David

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Selectin(g) the Right Targets for Cancer and Inflammation Therapy

November 22nd, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Yaron E Antebi

Weizmann Institute of Science

Deciphering signal integration in cells undergoing epithelial to mesenchymal transition

Tuesday, November 15th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Ofir Hakim

Bar Ilan University

Gene activation and repression by spatial crosstalk between regulatory elements

Tuesday, November 8th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Gal Markel

Director, Davidoff Center & Deputy CEO, Rabin Medical Center,

Tel Aviv University

n=1, n=10, n=100… Numbers and Insights in melanoma immunotherapy

Tuesday, October 25th, Hall 7, אולם ז, third floor.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Moshe Biton

Weizmann Institute of Science

Immune regulation of intestinal stem cells

Tuesday, June 14th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Dror Mevorach

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Anti tumor activity of resident macrophages

Tuesday, June 7th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Ziv Shulman

Weizmann Institute of Science

Antibody-mediated immune responses against tumors in ovarian cancer patients

Tuesday, May 31st, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Asia Rolls

Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

Remembering immunity: central control of peripheral immune activity

Tuesday, May 24th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Oded Rechavi

Tel Aviv University

Rethinking inheritance (of acquired traits)

Tuesday, May 17th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Dr. Achia Urbach

Bar Ilan University

Modeling kidney disorders by human pluripotent stem cells and transgenic mice

Tuesday, May 10th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m

Prof. Andrew Feinberg

Johns Hopkins University

Cancer is a Disease of Epigenetic Stochasticity

Tuesday, May 3rd, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro

Tel Aviv University

Identification of key proteins involved in brain cancers immune regulation

Tuesday, April 26th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Yotam Bar On

Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

The dynamic interaction of viruses and the humoral immune response

Tuesday, April 12th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Moshe Biton

Weizmann Institute of Science

Immune regulation of intestinal stem cells

Tuesday, March 29th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Rotem Sorek

Weizmann Institute of Science

The immune system of bacteria: Beyond CRISPR

Tuesday, March 22nd, Hall 7, אולם ז.

The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Orly Laufman

Weizmann Institute of Science

When Hosts Become Hostages – Deciphering the replication program of enteroviruses in human cells

Tuesday, March 15th, Hall 7, אולם ז.

 
The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Batsheva Kerem
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

The different layers regulating genomic instability in cancer

 

Tuesday, March 8th, Hall 7, אולם ז. 
The Faculty of Medicine, Ein Kerem campus, 12:15 p.m.

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

In light of the recent surge of Coronavirus cases, the Immunology and Cancer Research Seminar will be moving to an online (Zoom) format until further notice.
 

Prof. Cyrille Cohen

Bar-Ilan University

Bridging between T-cell immunity and personalized medicine to improve cancer immunotherapy

Link to Zoom

In light of the recent surge of Coronavirus cases, the Immunology and Cancer Research Seminar will be moving to an online (Zoom) format until further notice.
 

Prof. Eli Keshet

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Promoting healthy aging by vascular manipulations

Link to Zoom

Prof. Meytal Landau

Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Tuesday, December 28th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Functional Fibrils In the Fight Against Infections and Neurodegeneration

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Ariel Munitz

Tel Aviv University

Tuesday, December 21st, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Molecular Regulation of IL-4 and IL-13 Signaling in Allergic Disease

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Yanay Ofran

Bar Ilan University

Tuesday, December 7th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Can computational design of proteins allow us to modulate immune response in cancer, autoimmune diseases and allergy?

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Ute Deichmann

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Tuesday November 30th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Epigenetics – History and Hype of a Fashionable Topic and the Larger Biological Context

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Moshe Elkabets

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Tuesday November 23rd, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Intrinsic and extrinsic mechanisms of adaptation to therapy in head and neck cancer

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Viviane Slon

Tel Aviv University

Tuesday November 16th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Neandertals and Denisovans: insights from ancient genomes

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Noam Stern-Ginossar

Weizmann Institute of Science

Tuesday November 9th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

The translational landscape in SARS-CoV-2 infected cellsand disease modeling

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Gustavo Mostoslavsky

Co-Director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine, Boston University

Tuesday November 2nd, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

The beauty of iPSC: gaining access to cell fate decisions
and disease modeling

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Prof. Jacob Hanna,

Weizmann Institute

Tuesday October 26th, Hall 7 (Ulam Z, 3rd floor)

Ex Utero Embryogenesis: From Stem Cells to Organs

Refreshments will be served at 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Michael Brusilovsky

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Dr. Marc Rothenberg’s Lab at Division of Allergy & Immunology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, US.

 

Unlocking the mechanisms of innate-immune sensory systems

 

Tuesday June 1st, 2021, at 12:00 on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Yoram Louzoun

Director of Data Science Program, Department of Mathematics, Bar Ilan University

T Cell Receptors as biomarkers – the contribution of TCR components to peptide and MHC binding

Tuesday May 18th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Michael N. Hall

Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland

mTOR signaling in growth and metabolism

Tuesday May 4th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Mr. Yoganathan Ramia Krishnamoorthy

 

The Concern Foundation Laboratories​, The Lautenberg center for immunology and cancer research

p53 and Egr1 dependent lipid homeostasis in fatty liver
disease

Tuesday April 27th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Gilad Bachrach

The Institute of Dental Sciences, Hebrew University – Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel

Tumor acceleration by Fusobacterium nucleatum

Tuesday April 20th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Mira Barda-Saad

The Mina and Everard Goodman, Faculty of Life Sciences Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel

Potential Novel Immunotherapeutic Approaches for Treating

Cancer: From Molecular Mechanisms & Signaling Dynamics to

Function

Tuesday April 6th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Steffen Jung, PhD

Department of Immunology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Probing Brain Macrophage Functions

Tuesday January 19th, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Doron Melamed, PhD

Department of Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Haifa

Aging and rejuvenation of B lymphocyte hematopoiesis under endocrine control

Tuesday January 12nd, 2021, at 12:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Yochai Wolf, PhD

Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA

Bridging Cancer Immunology and Autoimmunity Via Checkpoint Molecules

Tuesday January 12nd, 2021, at 16:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Yaara Oren, PhD

The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Beyond Darwin: understanding cancer persister cells

Tuesday December 29nd, 2020, at 16:00pm on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Ofir Cohen, PhD

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and
The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Boston, USA

Uncovering Evolving Drug-resistant Cell-states in
Metastatic Breast Cancer

Tuesday December 22nd, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom

https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Matan Hofree, PhD

Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Boston, USA

Tissue plasticity and the transcriptional state evolution of tumors

Tuesday December 15th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom


https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Michael Reth, PhD

Institute of Biology III, Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg

The Tale of Ramos and A Gatekeeper Of The Nanoworld
On The B Cell Surface

Tuesday December 8th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Ofer Shoshani, PhD

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California, San Diego USA

 

Order from Chaos: Chromosome Catastrophes Drive Cancer Evolution

 

Tuesday December 8th, 2020, at 17:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Zvika Granot, PhD 
Department of Developmental Biology and Cancer Research
Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Neutrophil Specific Nanoparticles: Targeting the Untargetable

 

Tuesday November 24th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Prof. Yossi (Joseph) Tam | DMD, PhD
The Institute for Drug Research, School of Pharmacy,
Faculty of Medicine,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Diabesity-induced Chronic Kidney Disease: When Kidneys Get Munchies

 

Tuesday November 17th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Sigal Kremer-Tal, MD
MigVax, Chief Clinical and Regulation

Oral subunit vaccine for COVID-19

Tuesday November 10th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Tal Burstyn-Cohen, PhD
Institute for Dental Sciences.  Faculty of Dental Medicine
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

TAM signaling in inflammation, tumor and TME interactions:
the obvious and the unexpected

Tuesday November 3rd, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157

Dr. Yankel Gabet, PhD
Director, Bone Research Laboratory, Head, Department of Anatomy and Anthropology
Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

Titanium particle-induced osteolysis: mechanism and therapeutic approaches

Tuesday October 27th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/81597870294?pwd=YzJYU0xmSzAraVVjeDR1WTZqQzlVdz09

Dr Omry Koren, PhD
Azrieli Faculty of Medicine, Bar Ilan University

Tuesday October 20th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/4942343157?pwd=V1cyNERPYUZHOWdkY1hyRnJ2NGtxdz09 

Meeting ID: 494 234 3157; Passcode: 486442

Dr Tal Shay, PhD
Dept. of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Tuesday June 30th, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom
https://huji.zoom.us/j/99949131537?pwd=ZGMvMkY1ckIvVnVEWDNuYmFaNHVUQT09 

Meeting ID: 94993554775, Password: 4311

Sex and splicing in the immune system

Ruth Scherz-Shouval, PhD
Department of Biomolecular Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science

Tuesday June 2nd, 2020, at 12:00 on Zoom

Transcriptional heterogeneity in the tumor microenvironment

Neta Erez, PhD,

Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University.

May 26, 2020

“Stromal dynamic plasticity shapes the microenvironment in breast cancer progression and metastasis”,

February 10th, Two speakers: 

Carla V. Rothlin, Dept. of Immunobiology, Yale University

Subject: “The virtues of restraint”

Sourav Ghosh, Dept. of Neurology, Yale University
Subject: “Death begets a new beginning”

Dr. Ulus Atasoy

Chief, Division of Allergy-Immunology, Ann Arbor VA Health System

Tuesday February 6th, 12:00 at Rubin Hall

Subject: Post-transcriptional control of CD4+ T cell differentiation and function in inflammation

Dr. Livnat Jerby-Arnon

The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Tuesday January 21st, 2020

Subject: Dissecting immune evasion mechanisms in cancer using single-cell technologies

Dr. Eric Shifrut

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California San Francisco

Tuesday December 14st, 2019

Subject: Engineering human T cell therapies using CRISPR discovery platforms

Prof. Meromit Singer

cBio Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Immunology, Harvard Medical School

Tuesday December 31st, 2019

Subject: From characterization towards function: Analysis of tissue-derived single-cell RNA-seq data

Ms. Ela Zino

The Concern Foundation Laboratories at the Lautenberg center for immunology and cancer research 

Tuesday December 25th 2019

Subject: CCL20 in Liver Inflammation and Carcinogenesis

Prof. Yaron Carmi

Tel-Aviv University, School of Medicine

Tuesday December 17th, 2019

Subject: Melanoma-secreted lysosomes trigger monocyte-derived dendritic cell apoptosis and limit cancer immunotherap

Prof. Eynav Klechevsky

Department of Pathology & Immunology Washington University School of Medicine, MO, USA

Tuesday December 3rd 2019

Subject: Upstream regulation of autoimmunity and cancer via human dendritic cell subset

Prof. Magdalena Huber

Philipps University of Marburg. Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Krankenhaushygiene

November 26, 2019. 

Subject: T cells in health and disease

Prof. Liran Carmel

The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences The Hebrew University

November 19th, 2019. 

Subject: Using ancient DNA methylation to reconstruct the anatomy of the elusive Denisovan

Prof. Aladár A Szalay

Director of Cancer Therapy Research Center, Institute of Biochemistry

University of Wuerzburg, Germany and UCSD Cancer Center, CA, USA

November 12th, 2019

Subject: Autologous stem cells as oncolytic small pox vaccine carriers for immunotherapy of cancer in human patients

Dr.  Oren Ram

Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University

November 5th, 2019

Subject: Cellular heterogeneity is regulated by enhancer methylation patterns

Dr. Ofir Hakim

Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University

October 29th

Subject: genomic retargeting of p53 and CTCF in oncogenesis

Prof. Yariv Wine

Department of molecular genetics, Tel Aviv University

June 4th, 2019. 

Subject: Next Generation Sequencing and Proteomics for Antibody Repertoire analysis and Antibody Discovery

Prof. Noam GInossar

Department of molecular genetics, The Weizmann Institute

May 21th, 2019.

Subject: HCMV Latent Infection- Lessons from Single Cell Analyses

Prof. Mordechay (Motti) Gerlic

Department of Clinical Microbiology and Immunology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

 

April 30th, 2019. 

Subject: Communication between necroptotic cells and their surrounding

Dr. Ziv Shulman

Weizmann Institute of Science

April 16th, 2019.

Subject: Dynamics of B cell immune responses in intestinal tissues

Dr. Ronen Hazan

The institute of Dental Science, HUJI

March 19th, 2019. at 12:10 (Refreshments at 12:00), Hall “Z” (אולם ז), third floor. 

Subject: the promise of phage therapy

Dr. Jakub Abramson

Department of Immunology, Weizmann Institute of Science

March 12th, 2019.

Subject: Thymic tuft cells

Prof. Vered Padler-Karavani

Department of Cell Research and Immunology, TAU

February 26th, 2019.

Subject: Immunological responses against glycosylated biotherapeutics and biodevices in humans

Prof. Eyal Gottlieb

Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Research Institute, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

February 19th, 2019.

Subject: Metabolic liabilities of TCA cycle truncated tumors

Dr. Dina Schneidman

Department of Biological Chemistry, Institute of Life Sciences, School of Computer Science and Engineering, HUJI

February 12th, 2019.

Subject: Predicting epitopes using integrative structure modeling

Dr. Yanay Ofran

Head – Systems Biology & Functional Genomics, Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences

February 5th, 2019.

Subject: Computational Design of antibodies

Dr. Ariel Munitz

Department of Clinical Microbiology and Immunology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

December 25th, 2018.

Subject: Emerging Roles For Eosinophils in the Tumor microenvironment

Dr. Leeat Keren

Stanford University School of Medicine

October 23rd 2018

 

Subject:  Unraveling the tumor immune microenvironment using multiplexed imaging.

Dr. Arthur A. Vandenbark

Portland VA Medical Center, Oregon Health & Science University

October 9th, 2018.

 

Subject: MIF-CD74 interactions

Prof. Yardena Samuels

Dept. of Molecular Cell Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science

June 26, 2018

 

Towards deciphering the neo-antigenic and T cell receptor landscapes in melanoma.

Dr. Tal Shai

Department of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva 

June 5, 2018

 

Identifying differential splicing in the immune system from RNA sequencing data

Dr. Irit Gat-Viks

School of Molecular Cell Biology and Biotechnology, Department of Cell Research and Immunology, George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University

May 29, 2018

Revealing the immune basis of disease: a computational approach

Dr. Tal Burstyn-Cohen

Institute for Dental Sciences Hebrew University-Hadassah Jerusalem, Israel

May 22, 2018

PROS1 inhibits tumor metastasis by curbing inflammation

Prof. Steffen Jung

Department of Immunology Weizmann Institute of Science

May 1, 2018

Not just glue – Studying Microglia

Prof. Neta Erez

Sackler School of Medicine Tel Aviv University

April 10, 2018

Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts Link Tissue Damage with Tumor Promoting Inflammation in Breast Cancer

Prof. Francesco Colucci

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecologyand Centre for Trophoblast Research University of Cambridge, England

March 13, 2018

Maternal innate lymphocytes regulatefetal development

Prof. Johan K. Sandberg

Center for Infection Medicine Department of Medicine Karolinska Institute Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Sweden.

Feb 15, 2018

Human MAIT cells in health and disease

Dr. Gal Cafri:

Surgery Branch

National Cancer Institute, Bethesda USA

July 4, 2017

Immunotherapeutic targeting of somatic mutations in human cancers

Prof. Ygal Haupt:

Tumour Suppression Laboratory

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Center, Melbourne, Australia

June 28, 2017

Restoration of tumour suppression in hormone related cancers

Prof. Shai Izraeli: 

Department of Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry

Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

May 23, 2017

Prof. Gidi Rechavi:

The Sheba Cancer Center 

Sheba Medical Center Hospital- Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan

May 16, 2017

Prof. Yossi Shiloh:

Department of Human Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry

Sackler School of Medicine,Tel Aviv University, Israel

May 9, 2017

The DNA damage response: a matter of checks and balances

Dr. Arthur Machlenkin:

Head of Immunology Group at Compugen

Holon, Israel

April 25, 2017

 

Dr. Eyal Raz:

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology

University of California San Diego, USA

April 18, 2017

Dr. Yaqub Hanna:

Department of Molecular Genetics

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

March 21, 2017

Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Deterministic Induction of Naïve Pluripotency 

Prof. Adit Ben-Baruch:

Department of cell Research and Immunology

Tel Aviv University, Israel

March 7, 2017 

The cholinergic tradeoff of stress micromanagement

Prof. Yuval Shaked:

Nano Biotechnology and Nanomedicine

Technion Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Febuary 28, 2017

Breakthrough in Targeting the Cancer Immunome

Dr. Igor Ulitsky:

Department of Biological Regulation

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

January 31, 2017

Functions and Modes of Action of Long Noncoding RNAs in Mammalian Cells.

Prof. Michal Schwartz:

Neuroimmunology

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

January 24, 2017

Harnessing adaptive immunity by immune checkpoint blockade for fighting Alzheimer’s disease.

 

Dr. Noga Ron Harel:

Department of Cell Biology

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

January 17. 2017

Fueling immunity: mitochondrial rewiring drives anabolic metabolism for T cell activation.

Dr. Amir Orian:

Polak Cancer Center, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine

Technion Institute of technology, Haifa, Israel

January 10, 2017

Specifiction and maintenance of enterocytes identity

Dr. Michal Goldberg:

The Department of Genetics, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences

The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

January 3, 2017

Spironolactone – a novel role for FNA approved drug in cancer theraphy

Dr. Michal Lotem:

Melanoma and Cancer Immunotherapy

The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

December 27, 2016

SLAMF6- a novel modulatory receptor for anti-tumor immunotherapy 

Dr. Asaf Spiegel:

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Cambridge, MA, USA

December  20, 2016

Immune Cell Regulation of the Metastatic Niche- Survival, Extravasation and Beyond.

Dr. Gary J. Nabel:

Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, USA

December 8, 2016 

Harnessing Novel Immune Technologies Against Influenza, HIV and Cancer

Dr. Hermona Soreq:

The Center for Brain Sciences

The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

November 29, 2016

The cholinergic tradeoff of stress micromanagement

 

Dr. Cyril Cohen:

Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy

Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel

November 22, 2016

T-cell anti-tumor immunity-bridging between personalized medicine and immunotherapy 

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