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    Exploring the involvement of the actin cytoskeleton and its associated adhesion structures in spindle orientation

    Dr. Luxenburg Chen Tel Aviv University Israel

    Dr. Williams Scott The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Cell and Developmental Biology | Cell Differentiation
    Keywords: spindle orientation, asymmetric cell division, actin cytoskeleton, actomyosin, adhesion, integrins, adherens junctions, epidermis, skin, development
    2019 | 2019230 | $307200
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    Identifying drivers and vulnerabilities of chromosome 16q loss in Ewing sarcoma

    Dr. Ben-David Uri Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Amon Angelika Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA

    Area of Research: Medicine | Medicine - Cancer
    Keywords: Cancer genetics; aneuploidy; Ewing sarcoma
    2019 | 2019228 | $224000
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    Mesoscale dynamics of different cortical layers during spontaneous and engaged behavior

    Dr. Gilad Ariel The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Reimers Mark Michigan State University USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Neurological and Sensory Systems | Clinical Neurobiology
    Keywords: Mesoscale; Wide-field imaging; Layer 2/3; Layer 5; Short-term memory; cortical dynamics; Sensory integration; Laminar profile; Optogenetics; Microscale
    2019 | 2019223 | $75000
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    Mobile cognition- novel virtual reality based paradigm to study cognitive – motor interactions in the context of fall risk in ageing

    Dr. Plotnik Meir Medical Research Fund - Sheba Medical Center Israel

    Prof. Wright W. Geoffrey Temple University USA

    Area of Research: Medicine | Medicine - Neurological and Sensory Systems
    Keywords: Virtual reality, Cognition, Gait, Oculomotor, Manual control
    2019 | 2019222 | $320000
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    Integrating phylogenomic tools and biodiversity discovery in subterranean habitats of the Levant: population genomics and speciation of troglomorphic arachnids

    Dr. Gavish-Regev Efrat The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Sharma Prashant University of Wisconsin-Madison USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Ecology | Evolutionary ecology, Systematics and Phylogeny
    Keywords: Adaptation, Araneae, Amblypygi, Biogeography, Cave, Genomics, Levant, Opiliones, Phylogeny, Speciation, Systematics, Taxonomy, Troglomorphism
    2019 | 2019216 | $240000
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    ROLE OF MECHANOTRANSDUCTION IN THE IMMUNE SYSTEM: FROM CYTOSKELETAL DYNAMICS TO SIGNALING CASCADES AND IMMUNE RESPONSE

    Prof. Barda-Saad Mira Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Burkhardt Janis Children`s Hospital of Philadelphia USA

    Area of Research: Life Sciences | Life Science - Immunology
    Keywords: TCR signaling, natural killer activation, cytoskeleton, lymphocyte activation
    2019 | 2019211
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    Role of a novel luxotonic amacrine cell in retinal light adaptation and crossover inhibition

    Dr. Sabbah Shai The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Borghuis Bart University of Louisville USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Neurological and Sensory Systems | Ophthalmology and Eye
    Keywords: Light adaptation, intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells (ipRGCs), retina, amacrine cells, serial electron microscopy, electrophysiology, neuromodulation, calcium imaging, optogenetics.
    2019 | 2019209 | $262400
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    Non-canonical action of Bax at the nuclear envelop

    Prof. Stein Reuven Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Worman Howard Columbia University; Physicians & Surgeons USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Cell and Developmental Biology | Cell Death
    Keywords: Bax, nucleus, nesprin, LINC complex, nuclear membrane, cell death
    2019 | 2019204 | $281600
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    Targeting LXR-Cholesterol Axis In Glioblastoma-Associated Microglia

    Dr. Mayo Lior Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Mischel Paul The Regents of the U of California, UC San Diego USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Cancer | Cell and Gene Therapy
    Keywords: LXR, Cholesterol, Microglia, Glioblastoma
    2019 | 2019197 | $253200
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    Single-cell resolution of cellular reprogramming at the graft junction

    Dr. Efroni Idan The Hebrew University Israel

    Dr. Frank Margaret Cornell University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Plant Sciences | Morphogenesis & Development
    Keywords: Grafting, Regeneration, Single cell
    2019 | 2019192 | $150000
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    Parkinson-like syndrome in cockroaches stung by a parasitoid wasp

    Prof. Libersat Frederic Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Adams Michael University of California, Riverside USA

    Area of Research: Life Sciences | Life Science - Animal Sciences
    Keywords: venom, parasitoid wasp, dopamine, cockroach, neuroethology, parkinson disease, grooming, walking
    2019 | 2019188 | $240000
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    Studying the relationship between socio-emotional valence, oxytocin and social brain activity in health and disease

    Prof. Wagner Shlomo The University of Haifa Israel

    Dr. Harony-Nicolas Hala Icahn School of Medicine of Mount Sinai USA

    Area of Research: Psychobiology | Brain and Behavior
    Keywords: Oxytocin, social behavior, brain rhythms, socio-emotional valence, Shank3, autism, social fear memory
    2019 | 2019186 | $320000
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    Dynamic interplay between PIP2 and calmodulin in Kv7 channel gating

    Prof. Attali Bernard Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Cui Jianmin Washington University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Biochemistry | Ion channels, Pumps, Transporters
    Keywords: Kv7, potassium channels, PIP2, calmodulin, kcnq
    2019 | 2019159 | $320000
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    Disentangling high-resolution dynamics of animal social networks

    Dr. Ilany Amiyaal Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Akcay Erol University of Pennsylvania USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Ecology | Behavioral ecology
    Keywords: social network, social behavior
    2019 | 2019156 | $300800
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    Robo Contact-Signaling in Dendritic Self-Avoidance

    Prof. Opatowsky Yarden Bar Ilan University Israel

    Dr. Ma Le Thomas Jefferson University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Neurobiology | Receptors, Channels, Signal Transduction
    Keywords: Slit, Robo, x-ray crystallography, Dendritic Self-Avoidance, antibody engineering
    2019 | 2019150 | $240000
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