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Laboratory of

Genomics of Deafness

Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

Our Research 

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

 
Nada Danial-Farran’s paper on COCH is accepted in EJHG!
 

Our team

Current members

 
 

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.
 

Funding

Klass Family Fellow, Toronto, Canada

Hedrich Charitable Trust, UK

Neumann von Hethars Doctoral Fellow

Israel Precision Medicine Partnership (IPMP) Grant

Ernest & Bonnie Beutler Research Program of Excellence in Genomic Medicine

Current funding

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

 

Future conferences

Transgenic Technology VIRTUAL Meeting - TT2020

Oct 25-28, 2020, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel link

BIRAX UK-Israel Conference on Healthy Aging

Virtual: Oct 13-14, 2020

In Tel Aviv: June 2-3, 2021

Molcular Biology of hearing & Deafness (MBHD) - Postponed

 May 18-21, 2021,

Iowa City, Iowa, USA

Hear@JAX

Oct 17-22, 2021, Jackson Labs, Bar Harbor, ME, USA

 

Address

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

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