Ph.D. 1997, Hebrew University; Lecturer 2001
Department Head

Research Areas

Elucidating the sequence of events leading to initiation of fertilization in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster:

  • Genes involved in initiating fertilization
  • Mechanisms of egg activation
  • The role of female accessory glands gene products in fertilization
  • Sperm-egg interaction
  • Aging and Reproductive Success