Sagol faculty


Prof. Joel Hirsch

Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Life Sciences Faculty

Tel: 03-6406211



Research topic: Structural biology of cellular signaling

Research methods: molecular biology, recombinant protein expression, preparative biochemistry, electrophysiology, molecular biophysics including x-ray crystallography, fluorescence spectroscopy, analytical ultracentrifugation, and many others

Projects in the lab include:

  1. Structure-function studies of CaV channels (voltage-dependent calcium channels and their regulation
  2. Structure-function studies of calcium sensor proteins
  3. Structure-function studies of Kv7 channels (voltage-dependent potassium channels)