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Laboratory of

Genomics of Deafness

Faculty of Medicine & Sagol School of Neuroscience,

 

Tel Aviv University 

About Us

Our laboratory focuses on the genomics of deafness, with research on gene discovery, expression, regulation and therapy for hearing loss.  

 
 
Shahar Taiber earns a" Best Teaching" Award from the Faculty of Medicine!

Karen will be moderating a webinar on the coronavirus vaccine, Jan 14, 19:00 To register

News on our study: COVID-19 does not damage auditory system! Link
Karen moderates a TAU Dan David Prize webinar on Artificial Intelligence
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Our gene therapy research in the news! Link
 
 

Our team

Current members

Funding 

Klass Family

May 18-21, 2021

Iowa City, Iowa, USA

 

Future conferences

Molecular Biology of Hearing & Deafness (MBHD) 

May 18-21, 2021

Iowa City, Iowa, USA

BIRAX UK-Israel Conference on Healthy Aging

 June 2-3, 2021

Tel Aviv, Israel

Hear@JAX

Oct 17-22, 2021

Jackson Labs, Bar Harbor, ME, USA

 
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Social life

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Science gallery

Gallery

A fascinating journey

We use state-of-the-art imaging tools, including advanced confocal and electron microscopy, to study the pathophysiology of hearing impairment as a result of genetic variants.

Contact us

Prof. Karen B. Avraham

Principal Investigator, Vice Dean, Sackler Faculty of Medicine

Email: karena@tauex.tau.ac.il

Telephone: +972-3-6406642

Fax: +972-3-6409360

Ms. Helen Berman

Administrative Assistant

Email: Helenbe@tauex.tau.ac.il

Telephone: +972-3-6406642

Fax: +972-3-6409360

Address

Dept. of Human Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry, Sackler Faculty of Medicine

10th floor, room 1003, Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv 6997801 Israel

 

Address

Dept. of Human Molecular Genetics & Biochemistry Sackler Faculty of Medicine

10th floor, room 1003, Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv 6997801 Israel