In Prof. Dan Zilberstein's lab

The Zilberstein laboratory is searching for M.Sc. and Ph.D. students in molecular microbiology in the following topics:    

Topic I: mechanism of intracellular parasitism:    

1.      Proteomics and phosphoproteomics of intracellular parasites development    

2.      Signal transduction pathways that initiate Leishmania parasites development inside their human host    

Topic II: amino acid transport and its role in Leishmania pathogenesis    

3.      The role of arginine transport in host invasion    

4.      The role of proline-alanine transport in virulence development in parasites    

5.      Structure-function analysis of amino acid transporters in Leishmania    

For more information use the following link: http://biology.technion.ac.il/~danz or send mail to danz@tx.technion.ac.il