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After many delays
The Technion opened the academic year 2023-2024

Interview with a graduate
From a Ph.D. in Biochemistry to Director of Technology at Phytolon

Bring them home now!
the Technion hosted a rally to support the release of the abductees and to show solidarity with their families

Faculty Volunteer Patrol
we set out to clear and clean shelters in Neve Shanan Haifa

A journey to Antarctica!
Ariel Hazan, a doctoral student in the Beja Lab at the Faculty of Biology, replaced the warm lab scenery with the snowy landscapes of Antarctica

Open Faculty Positions
Accepting applications for academic appointments

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  • Today
  • Event
18/03/2024 13:00
Biology auditorium
The Faculty of Biology will host our Graduate Students who won the prize for the outstanding "Paper Of The Month" in recent months at the Faculty of Biology: Ariel Chazan- Beja Lab- Ariel won the prestigious award for the "outstanding...
13/03/2024 13:00
Hybrid- in the Faculty Auditorium/ZOOM: https://technion.zoom.us/j/7465533221
Identifying metabolic alterations and vulnerabilities in therapy-induced senescent cancer cells Cellular senescence, cell cycle arrest due to stress conditions, is a defense mechanism against accumulation of mutations and tumorigenesis. Therapy-induced senescence (TIS) is caused by treating cancer cells with sub-cytotoxic...
06/03/2024 13:00
Hybrid- in the Faculty Auditorium/ZOOM: https://technion.zoom.us/j/94790301143
Role of Amino-acyl tRNA synthetases in the regulation of translation of mRNAs encoding for enzymes in amino acid biosynthesis pathways Amino-acyl tRNA synthetases are enzymes that catalyse the aminoacylation reaction, where an amino acid is covalently linked to its cognate...
28/02/2024 13:00
hybrid- in the Faculty Auditorium/ZOOM: https://technion.zoom.us/j/92242652675
The highly arborized PVD neuron has male-specific function and structure in C. elegans The link between sensory neuron morphology and function remains difficult to ascertain, particularly in complex organisms. The nematode Caenorhabditis elegans provides a simpler model to investigate the...
Welcome.

The Faculty of Biology at the Technion is a thriving community of students and researchers, deeply embedded in a world-class technological institute. We offer an exceptional educational experience, blending rigorous academic programs with hands-on research opportunities. Our high teacher-to-student ratio ensures personalized attention, fosters critical thinking and leadership, and prepares graduates for 21st-century scientific challenges.

Our research teams address complex, interdisciplinary questions. Examples include antibiotic resistance in bacteria, plant root growth, Alzheimer’s disease, tissue development, cancer drug development, and light energy utilization in microbes. These inquiries span various model systems and employ diverse experimental techniques.

Our faculty and students actively participate in international associations, are globally recognized, and win prestigious awards. Our accomplished alumni hold positions as professors, Biotech leaders, researchers, administrators, and educators globally. We embrace diversity, providing a welcoming environment for students and scholars from around the world with different backgrounds and cultures.

In the coming years, we plan to expand into new research frontiers, bolster global partnerships with academia and industry, and continue pushing the boundaries of knowledge.

Whether you’re an aspiring student or a seasoned scientist, join us on this exciting mission to make meaningful contributions to society.

Prof. Michael H. Glickman
Dean, Faculty of Biology, TECHNION

Testimonials
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Wissam Mansour
Wissam Mansour
From a Ph.D. in Biochemistry to Director of Technology at Phytolon Interview with Dr. Wissam Mansour, who lives in Rama,
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Anna Zuckerman
Anna Zuckerman
QC Team Lead at Pluristem – Completed her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the faculty of Biology Pluristem is a
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Matan Yampolsky
Matan Yampolsky
Completed his B.Sc. in Molecular Biochemistry at the Faculty Currently a direct Ph.D. student at the Fuchs lab, Faculty of
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Hodaya Baruchi-Farber
Hodaya Baruchi-Farber
What is your research about? I study metabolic changes in cancer cells which stopped dividing due to anti-cancer therapy. Because
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Roee Lopata
Roee Lopata
Tell us about your research… I am currently working in Prof. Ariel Kaplan’s lab prior to beginning my master’s degree
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Nimrod Krupnik
Nimrod Krupnik
Currently a Ph.D. student at the Meiri lab, Faculty of Biology What is your research about? On the macro scale,
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AVIV SHARON
AVIV SHARON
Completed a bachelor’s degree in Biology cum laude. I chose to study Biology because I find it interesting. According to
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Dina Aweida
Dina Aweida
Completed her first, second, and third degrees at the Faculty of Biology Currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Shenhav Cohen
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