Nov 16th, 2020November 2020: Elkon promoted to Associate Professor Congratulations to Prof. Ran Elkon, Edmond J. Safra faculty fellow, who was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure.
Nov 15th, 2020December 2020: Virtual TAU Conference on Clinical Bioinformatics The First Virtual TAU Conference on Clinical Bioinformatics, covering collaborative research between the Edmond J. Safra Center for Bioinformatics and TAU-affiliated hospital-based MDs, will take place on December 9 2020.
Nov 5th, 2020November 2020: Young Researcher's forum meets Dr. Keren Yizhak Dr. Keren Yizhak, former Edmond J. Safra PhD student fellow was a guest speaker of the Edmond J. Safra Young Researchers' Forum.
Nov 4th, 2020November 2020: Retreat2020 - announcing the winners of the best poster prizes We are happy to announce the winners of the best poster prizes in the 15th retreat of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Bioinformatics.
Oct 15th, 2020October 2020: The 15th Edmond J. Safra retreat The 15th Edmond J. Safra Bioinformatics retreat took place on Wednesday October 14 2020 online. The bioinformatics community at TAU got together in a webinar for a full day of scientific and social activities.
Oct 15th, 2020October 2020: Rechavi wins Schmidt Science Polymath Award Congratulations to Prof. Oded Rechavi, Edmond J. Safra affiliate (Life Sciences) who won the new prestigious Polymath Prize.
Oct 11th, 2020October 2020: Ulitsky promoted to Associate Professor Congratulations to Prof. Igor Ulitsky, former Edmond J. Safra PhD student fellow, who was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in Weizmann Institute of Science.
Oct 9th, 2020October 2020: new Edmond J. Safra affiliate: Dr. Yoav Ram Dr. Yoav Ram is a new faculty member at the School of Zoology, Faculty of Life Sciences. He is joining the Edmond J. Safra Center as an Affiliate.
Oct 5th, 2020October 2020: Avraham: causes of inherited hearing loss in Jews A new study led by Prof. Karen Avraham, Edmond J. Safra member (Medicine) identified genes for inherited hearing loss in the Israeli Jewish population, including a novel deafness gene.
Sep 16th, 2020September 2020: ERC grant to Ben-David Congratulations to Dr. Uri Ben-David, Edmond J. Safra affiliate (Medicine) who was awarded the prestigious ERC grant.