Gat Uri

Dr. Uri Gat
The Hair Follicle as a Model for Organogenesis
Cell & Developmental Biology

Research Interests

The role of Runx factors in the development of hair and other skin appendages; Molecular control of the hair keratin genes in mouse and man; The spider silk proteins – structure and function in fiber formation; Synthesis of recombinant spider silk fibers as novel biomaterials.

Dissertation Topics

  1. Trans-generational epigenetic memory.
  2. Genetic and neuronal mechanisms underlying Learning and Memory, Aging and Neurodegenerative diseases.
  3. Systems Biology of how genes and neural networks shape behavioral outputs.
  4. Computational Biology - how sensory systems encode the environment (experiments and theory).
Dr. Uri Gat

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