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Standing (first row, from left to right): Anat Kaufman, Oded Pinkas, Yael Eichbaum, Dror Artzi, Shachar Yehezkel.
Standing (middle row, from left to right): Eitan Mazor, Hilla Olami, Maytal Foox, Meital Zilberman, Aviem Amossi, Ittai Shamir.
Sitting (from left to right): Michal Ben-Tzur, Yulia Gold, Natalia Koifman.

Principal Investigator

Prof. Meital Zilberman        

meitalz@eng.tau.ac.il

Lab Members

Oded Pinkas (Ph.D.)
pinkasoded@gmail.com
Topic: Structure-Fubction of Biomedical Sealants Loaded with Hemostatic Agents

Maytal Foox (Ph.D.)
maytal.foox@gmail.com
Topic: Gelatin-Alginate Bioadhesives with Antibiotic Controlled Release

Anat Kaufman (M.Sc.)
anatkant@gmail.com
Topic: Bioadhesive Formulations for Fixation of Small bone Fractures

Maya Baranes- Zeevi (M.Sc.)
baranes.maya@gmail.com
Topic: Soy-Protein Structures for Wound Healing Applications

Omer Chemke (B.Sc.)
omerchemke@gmail.com
Topic: Composite Gelatin-Alginate Bioadhesives

Or Haneman (B.Sc.)
orhaneman@gmail.com
Topic: Composite Gelatin-Alginate Bioadhesives



Former Lab Members

Graduate Students (Theses)

Mr. Yair Levy
“Novel Bioresorbable Core/Shell Fiber Structures Loaded With Proteins for Tissue Regeneration Applications”, M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Inbal Shraga
"Microsphere-Based Bioresorbable Structures Loaded with Proteins for Tissue Regeneration Applications", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Mr. Alon Malka
“A Mathematical Model for Drug Controlled Release from Bioresorbable Films Used in Biomedical Implants”, M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Mr. Alon Navon
“Coatings for Medical Devices for Prevention of Fungal Infections”, M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2006. (Co-advisor: Prof. Esther Segal, Human Microbiology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University).

Ms. Moran Aviv
"Bioresorbable Films Containing Gentamicin for Prevention of Bacterial Infections Associated with Orthopaedic Implants", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2006.

Mr. Amir Kraitzer
"Bioresorbable Paclitaxel Release from Bioresorbable Composite Fiber Structures Used in Vascular Stents", M.Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Science, 2006.

Ms. Esty Golerkansky
"Gentamicin-Eluting Bioresorbable Composite Fibers for Wound Dressings", M.Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Science, 2007.

Ms. Orly Grinberg
"Highly Porous Bioresorbable Scaffolds with Controlled Release of Bioactive Agents for Tissue Regeneration Applications", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2007.
(Co-advisor: Prof. Yitzhak Binderman, School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University).

Ms. Yael Shifrovitch
"Metronidazole-Loaded Bioresorbable Films for Preventing Bacterial Infections During Gingival Healing", M.Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Science, 2008.
(Co-advisor: Prof. Yitzhak Binderman, School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University).

Ms. Adi Rachelson
"Nano-Structured Bioresorbable Films Loaded with Bioactive Agents for Biomedical Applications", M.Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Science, 2008.

Mr. Zachi Peles
"Novel Gentamicin-Eluting Soy Protein Films for Wound Dressing Applications", M.Sc. Thesis (direct track), Biomedical Engineering, 2010.

Dr. Amir Kraitzer
"Controlled Release of Antiproliferative Drugs from Composite Fibers", Ph.D. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2010.
(Co-advisor: Prof. Yoel Kloog, Dept. of Neurobiochemistry, Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University).

Dr. Jonathan Elsner
"Novel Antibiotic-Eluting Composite Structures for Wound Healing Applications", Ph.D. Thesis (direct track), Biomedical Engineering, 2010.

Ms. Shir Fuchs
"Effect of Growth Factor Release from Scaffolds on Bone Regeneration", M.Sc. Thesis (direct track), Biomedical Engineering, 2011.
(Co-advisor: Prof. Yitzhak Binderman, School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University).

Mr. Binyamin Cohen
"Drug-Eluting Soft Tissue Adhesives Based on Gelatin Formulations", M. Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Nanoscience, 2011.

Ms. Adaya Shefy-Peleg
"Structure and Properties of Soft Tissue Adhesives Based on Gelatin-Alginate Formulations", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2011.

Mr. Maoz Shemesh
"Novel Hybrid Wound Dressings with Controlled Release of pain Killers", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2013.

Ms. Lia Ofek
"Drug-Eluting Soy Protein-Based Structures for Wound Healing Applications", M.Sc. Thesis, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Mr. Eytan Mazor
"Effect of sterilization processes on structure and properties of highly porous biodegradable scaffolds", M. Sc. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Nanoscience, 2015.

Dr. Hilla Olami
"Soy structures with controlled release of bioactive agents for biomedical applications", Ph.D. Thesis, Materials Engineering and Nanoscience, 2015.

M.Sc. Students (Final Projects)

Mr. Avi Namer
"Vascular Stent Survey – Drug Eluting Stents” , Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Irena Sharfman
"Gentamicin Release from Bioresorbable Polymers: An Overview and In-Vitro Study", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2004.

Mr. Igal Mimoun
"Prevention of Fungal Infections Associated with Medical Implants", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Moran Sofer
"A Mathematical Model for Drug Controlled Release from Core/Shell Bioresorbable Fibers Used in Biomedical Implants", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Mr. Guy Alon
"Tensile Properties of Drug-Loaded Core/ Shell Fiber Structures", Final Project, Materials Engineering and Science, 2006.

Mr. Mark Klein
"Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering with Controlled Release of Bioactive Agents – An Overview", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Engineering and Science, 2007.

Ms. Emily Arnold
"Antibiotic-Eluting Implants for various Biomedical Applications – An Overview", Final Project, Materials Engineering and Science, 2007.

Ms. Michal Graph
for Predicting Controlled Release of Bioactive Agents from Bioresorbable Structures – An Overview", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Engineering and Science, 2009.

Ms. Sophie Abramovich
"Materials and Methods of Treatment Lung Diseases", Final Project, Materials Engineering and Science, 2014.

Ms. Tanya Portnov
"Injectable Hydrogel-based Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering", Final Project, Materials Engineering and Science, 2015.


Postdoc

Dr. Irina Shur
"Adhesion molecule expression by osteogenic cells cultured on various biodegrdable scaffolds". 2002-2003. (Co-Supervisor: Prof. S. Einav, Biomedical Engineering Dept., Tel-Aviv University).




B.Sc. students (Final Projects)


Ms. Naama Jacoby
"Paclitaxel Controlled Release from Bioresorbable Porous Structures Fabricated from Single Emulsion", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Yael Erlich
"Gentamicin Controlled Release from Bioresorbable Films", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Orly Yehezkel
"Protein Controlled Release from Bioresorbable Microspheres", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Ms. Maya Lerner
"Adhesion of Candida Albicans and Candida Parapsilosis to Thermoplastic Polymers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Mr. Eyal Berman
"Characterization of Degradation Profile of Drug Eluting Systems Using Gel Permeation Chromatography", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2005.

Mr. Jonathan Elsner
"Microstructure and Paclitaxel Release from Core/Shell Fiber Structures Containing Surfactants", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2006.

Ms. Michal Less
"Microstructure of Bioresorbable Films Loaded with Various Water-Soluble and water-insoluble Drugs", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2006.

Ms. Lia Ofek
"Long-Term In-Vitro Study of Paclitaxel-Eluting Bioresorbable Core/Shell Fiber Structures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2007.

Ms. Reut Schreiber
"Long-Term In-Vitro Study of Paclitaxel-Eluting Bioresorbable Core/Shell Fiber Structures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2007.

Mr. Daniel Giller
"Degradation and Mechanical Stability of Highly Porous Bioresorbable Streuctures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2008.

Ms. Moran Shochat
"In-Vitro Ceftazidime and Mafenide Acetate Release from Composite Structures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2008.

Ms. Tanya Rosenblit
"In-Vitro Controlled Release of FTS from Bioresorbable Composite Fibers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2008.

Ms. Tami Shpiro
"In-Vitro Controlled Release of FTS from Bioresorbable Composite Fibers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2008.

Ms. Adaya Shefy
"Mechanical and Physical Properties of Novel Antibiotic-Eluting Wound Dressings", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2009.

Ms. Anat Kantarovitch
"Effect of Drug Type on its Release Profile from Bioresorbable Composite Fibers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2009.

Ms. Shani Katz
"Effect of Drug Type on its Release Profile from Bioresorbable Composite Fibers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2009.

Mr. Maoz Panker
"Structure and Properties of Bioadhesives based on Natural Polymers: Effect of Biological Fillers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2012.

Mr. Eyal Zuckerman
"Structure and Properties of Bioadhesives based on Natural Polymers: Effect of Biological Fillers", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2012.

Ms. Efrat Gilboa
"Controlled Release of Pain Killers from Porous Structures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2012.

Ms. Tal-Shachar Ben-Gal
"Controlled Release of Pain Killers from Porous Structures", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2012.

Ms. Michal Bun –Tzur
"Cytotoxicity of Novel gelatin-Alginate Soft Tissue Adhesives", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Ms. Natalia Koifman
"Cytotoxicity of Novel gelatin-Alginate Soft Tissue Adhesives", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Mr. Etay Shamir
"Modeling Diffusion-Controlled Drug Release form Crosslinked Natural Polymer System Using the Moving Boundary Theory", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Mr. Aviaem Amosy
"Modeling Diffusion-Controlled Drug Release form Crosslinked Natural Polymer System Using the Moving Boundary Theory", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Ms. Yael Eichbaum
"Investigation of Fibroblasts Behavior When Located on the Surface of Soy-Protein Films for Wound Healing", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Ms. Lior Wertheim
"Investigation of Fibroblasts Behavior When Located on the Surface of Soy-Protein Films for Wound Healing", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Ms. Yulia Gold
"Effect of hemostatic Agents on Properties of Gelatin-Alginate Tissue Adhesives", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Mr. Dor Artzi
"Effect of Gama Sterilization on the Physicochemical Properties of Porous PLGA-Collagen Hybrid Structures for Wound Healing Applications", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Mr. Shachar Yehezkel
"Effect of Gama Sterilization on the Physicochemical Properties of Porous PLGA-Collagen Hybrid Structures for Wound Healing Applications", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2014.

Sivan Peleg
"Burst Strength of Surgical Sealants", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2015.

Maayan Kachlon
"Burst Strength of Surgical Sealants", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2015.

Daniela Goder
"Mechanical Properties of Gelatin-Alginate Bioadhesives", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2015.

Roni Noyvirt
"Mechanical Properties of Gelatin-Alginate Bioadhesives", Final Project, Biomedical Engineering, 2015.

 
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