Dr. Yael Bishitz, PhD Biophysics (Alumni, 2012)

.Postdoctorate Associate

Dr. Yael Bishitz (Markovich) was a Postdoctorate Associate in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Tel Aviv University, Israel. She received her BSc degree in Biophysics, MSc degree in Biochemistry and PhD degree in Physics in the Faculty of Life Sciences and Department of  Chemistry and  Physics from Bar-Ilan University, Israel in 2005, 2007 and 2011, respectively. During her MSc and PhD, she worked on cancer research. Specifically the role of PKCδ phosphorylation in its cleavage and in the regulation of cell apoptosis (MSc) and the investigation of spheroids’ formation in designated microstructures: tracing, characterization, simulation and prediction (PhD). Her current field of research was optical-mechanical signatures of cancer cells measured by interferometry.
Next Position after OMNI group: Postdoctoral Associate in Weizmann Institute of Science and then in Zeev Zalevesky’s group, in Bar Ilan University

Contact Details:
Email: yaelmar@gmail.com