Sagol faculty


Prof. Ron Shamir

School of Computer Science, Exact Sciences Faculty

Tel: 03-6405383



Research topic:  Understanding brain dynamics at rest; Expression analysis of brain disorders

Research methods:  fMRI. Machine learning. Algorithmic methods in bioinformatics adapted to brain research.

Projects in the lab include:

  1. Understanding functional connectivity of the brain at rest (Adi Maron-Katz, Pphd student co-supervised with Prof. Talma Hendler)
  2. Constructing blood molecular signatures for Parkinson’s disease patients (David Amar, PhD student, collaboration with the EU GENEPARK consortium.)
  3. Transcription analysis of X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (David Amar, PhD student, collaboration with Christine Klein (Leubeck))