Department of Molecular – Microbiology

The Department of Molecular Microbiology offers interactive, multidisciplinary research and has a strong record of applying novel basic research findings to the treatment of human disease. Research topics in the department include exciting areas such as antiviral defense mechanisms and viral proteins, parasitic protozoans, pathogenic yeasts, mRNA lifecycle and more. Our research expands the knowledge and understanding of infectious diseases, informing treatment and prevention strategies.


Department Chair, Daniel Kornitzer

Serge Ankri

Mordechai (Motti) Choder

Tamar Kleinberger

Oded Lewinson