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Ph.D Theses

DepartmentBiotechnology and Food Engineering
Department Web Site www.technion.ac.il/technion/food

No.   Student's Name Advisors Graduation
Abstracts Theses Abstract Title
 1 Mamduh Khateb Levi Ben-Zion2018 Abstracts  Chromatin Remodeling Mediated by IRF8 3rd Intron Restricts@its Expression in Non-Hematopoietic Cells
 2 Shiran Garnai Hirsch Segal Ester H.2018 Abstracts  Development and Characterization of Methods for Studying@and Predicting Polyethylene Degradation
 3 Almog Bregman Cohen Fishman Ayelet2018 Abstracts  Protein Engineering of 2-Hydroxybiphenyl 3-Monooxygenase@for Modulating Activity and Selectivity
 4 Lubov Kolik Shmuel Danino Dganit2018 Abstracts  Mechanistic Aspects in the 1D Self-Assembly of lipids into@Nano- and Microtubes
 5 Yifat Cohen Livney Yoav2018 Abstracts  Bioaccessibility and Bioavailability of Hydrophobic@Nutraceuticals Encapsulated within Protein@Nanoparticles
 6 Sivan Isaschar Ovdat Fishman Ayelet2018 Abstracts  Crosslinking Soy Proteins with Tyrosinase from Bacillus@Megaterium for Modulating Functionality
 7 Maksym Krepker Segal Ester H.2018 Abstracts  Development and Characterization of Polymer Systems with@Antimicrobial Activity
 8 Nitsan Fourier Levi Ben-Zion2018 Abstracts  Characterization of the Molecular Mechanisms Governing@Lineage-Restricted Expression of IRF-8
 9 Shiran Vainberg Kashi Yechezkel

Chowers Yehuda
2018 Abstracts Theses Gut Microbiota and Host Immune Interactions
 10 Vera Efimov Kashi Yechezkel2018 Abstracts  Virulence Characterization of the Human Pathogen@Vibrio Vulnificus
 11 Michal Brunwasser Amit Roee2018 Abstracts Theses Studying Looping-Based Transcriptional Regulation Using@Synthetic Biology Tools
 12 Hanoch Glassner Yaron Sima

Einat Zchori-Fein
2017 Abstracts Theses Characterization of Endophytic Bacteria with Agricultural@Traits in Melon
 13 Shany Ofaim Kashi Yechezkel

2017 Abstracts Theses The Development of Computational Approaches for the@Modeling of Metabolic Functional-Division in@Bacterial Communities
 14 Elena Tenenbaum-Gonikman Segal Ester H.2017 Abstracts Theses Development and Characterization of Optical Biosensors for@Bacteria Detection
 15 Katharina Urmann Segal Ester H.2017 Abstracts  Aptamer-based optical biosensors@(The research and thesis were conducted at@Technion and Leibniz Univ.@Hannover, Germany)
 16 Tal Zeltzer Shoham Yuval2017 Abstracts Theses Studying Gene Expression in the Cellulolytic Bacterium@Clostridium Thermocellum in Batch and@Continuous Cultures
 17 Galoz Kaneti Mor Amram2017 Abstracts Theses Overcoming Multiple Drug Resistance and Virulence@Mechanisms in Staphylococcus Aureus@Using Oligomers of Acylated Cations
 18 Andy Sand Shoham Yuval2017 Abstracts Theses Regulation of Cellulolytic Genes in Clostridium Thermocellum@by Alternative Sigma Factors
 19 Limor Kaneti Machluf Marcelle2016
 Developing Cell-Derived Vesicles as a Gene Delivery@Vehicle for Cancer Therapy
 20 Gal Israeli Lev Livney Yoav2016 Abstracts Theses Controlling Crystallization of Hydrophobic Bioactives@Using Proteins:Towards Application in Delivery@Systems
 21 Rachel Salama Shoham Yuval2016 Abstracts Theses Biochemical and Structure-Function Studies of@Geobacillus Stearothermophilus Enzymes@Involved in the Utilization of Arabinan
 22 Yousef Joubran Lesmes Uri2016 Abstracts Theses Impact of the Maillard Reaction on the Antioxidant Capacity@of Bioactive Milk Proteins
 23 Marianna Truman-Rosentsvit Meyron Holtz Esther2016
 New Insights into the Mechanisms and Regulation of Ferritin@Trafficking and Secretion
 24 Alice Maayan Moscovici Lesmes Uri2016 Abstracts Theses Impact of Maillard Reaction on the Digestibility and@Prebiotic effects of Milk Protein-Carbohydrate@Mixtures
 25 Rotem Shemesh Segal Ester H.2016 Abstracts Theses Development and Characterization of Polymer Systems with@Antimicrobial Activity
 26 Arie Zehavi Shoham Yuval2015 Abstracts Theses Biochemical Characterization and Structure-Function@Analysis of 6-phospho-beta-glycosidases from@Geobacillus Stearothermophilus
 27 Shirly Moshe-Belizowsky Meyron Holtz Esther2015 Abstracts  Iron Regulatory Protein 1 is a Key Player of the@Inflammatory Process in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
 28 Yael Lupu Machluf Marcelle2015 Abstracts  Elucidating the Mechanism of Interactions of Nano-Ghosts@with the Tumor Niche
 29 Yao Wang Machluf Marcelle2015 Abstracts Theses Developing Vascularization in Cardiac Decellularized@Porcine ECM Graft using Bioreactor@(The research and thesis were conducted@at Technion and NTU Singapore)
 30 Carmit Shani Levi Lesmes Uri2015 Abstracts Theses Development of Dynamic In Vitro Gastrointestinal Models@and Their Application to Study Protein and@Hydrocolloid Digestion
 31 Evelyne Bao-Vi Nguyen Machluf Marcelle2015 Abstracts Theses Engineering 3D Thick Porcine Extracellular Matrix for@Cardiac Regeneration@(The research and dissertation were con.@at Technion and NTU Singapore)
 32 Moran Bahalul Gendelman Kashi Yechezkel2015
 EZ-Spore Isolation and Genetic Improvement of S. cerevisiae@Yeast
 33 David Semyonov Shoham Yuval

Shimoni Eyal
2014 Abstracts Theses Developing Nano-Sized Vehicles Based on Tailored@Oligosaccharides and Polysaccharides Produced by@Organic and Enzymatic Synthesis
 34 Dov Schlisselberg Yaron Sima2014 Abstracts  Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Resistance in@Biofilm-Associated Salmonella
 35 Avital Weiss Meyron Holtz Esther2014 Abstracts  Mechanism and Regulation of Iron Trafficking through the@Kidney
 36 Yigal Achmon Fishman Ayelet2014 Abstracts Theses Molecular and Process Engineering Approaches for@Biotechnological Production of 2-phenylethanol
 37 Guy Kisluk Yaron Sima2014 Abstracts  Salmonella Enterica in Leafy Greens: Contamination,@Survival and Interactions
 38 Naama Toledano Furman Machluf Marcelle2014 Abstracts  Development of Primary Cells Derived Vesicles Based Drug@Delivery System Platform for Targeted Cancer@Therapy
 39 Emmanuel Kalily Yaron Sima2014 Abstracts Theses Characterization of Salmonella Enterica Serovar Senftenberg@Resistance to Linalool and its Impact on@Survival in Basil
 40 Edna Odelia Kler Yaron Sima2014
 Post Transcription Regulation of avrA of Salmonella@entrica by the Csr Regulatory System
 41 Onit Alalouf Shoham Yuval2014 Abstracts Theses Biochemical Characterization and Structure-Function Studies@of Acetylxylan Esterases from@Geobacillus Stearothermophilus
 42 Ari Feder Kashi Yechezkel

Yaakov Tadmor
2014 Abstracts Theses Regulation of the Flavonoid Pathway in Cucumis melo L
 43 Natali Shirron Yaron Sima2013 Abstracts  Molecular Study of the Interactions of Salmonella Entrica@and Plants
 44 Yael Bardoogo-Leichtmann Meyron Holtz Esther2013 Abstracts Theses Mechanisms and Controls of Iron Transport through the Blood@Testis Barrier
 45 Naama Ivanir Segal Ester H.2013 Abstracts Theses Development and Characterization of Porous Silicon/Hydrogel@Hybrids for Biosensing Applications
 46 Yehonatan Gottlieb Meyron Holtz Esther2013 Abstracts Theses Response of Macrophages to Erythtrophagocytosis
 47 Dan Goldman Shoham Yuval2012 Abstracts Theses Biochemical Characterization of the Glycoside Hydrolase@Family 68 Levansucrase from Zymomonan Mobilis
 48 Nili Raz Kashi Yechezkel2012 Abstracts Theses Development of Microarray Technology Based on Comparative@Genomics for Typing of the Human Pathogen@Vibrio vulnificus
 49 Udi Sarig Machluf Marcelle2012
 Engineering Thick, Stem Cell-ECM Based Myocardial Constructs@with In-Situ Microvasculature
 50 Orly Tabachnikov Shoham Yuval2012 Abstracts Theses Protein Engineering and Structure-Function Relationships of@Enzymes Involved in Galactan Utilization from@Geobacillus Stearothermophilus
 51 Janna Shainsky-Roitman Fishman Ayelet2012 Abstracts Theses Structure-Function Correlations of Mono-and Di-Oxygenases@and Pro-Chiral Sulfides
 52 Keren Buhnik Rosenblau Kashi Yechezkel2012 Abstracts Theses The Genetic Aspect of Host-Bacteria Interaction in the@Gut
 53 Revital Cohen Benshitrit Shimoni Eyal2012 Abstracts Theses Molecular Complexes of Amylose for Controlled Release of@Polyphenolic Bioactives
 54 Hadar Sarig Mor Amram2012
 Antimicrobial Properties of Short OAKs
 55 Ariel Gilert Machluf Marcelle2012 Abstracts Theses Development and Characterization of Polymeric Micro@Particles for Controlled Delivery of Short@Peptides towards Specific Immune@Response
 56 Nitsan Dahan Machluf Marcelle2011
 Developing Potent Small Caliber Xenogenic Arterial Graft@Using Perfusion Bioreactor System
 57 Inbal Abutbul Ionita Danino Dganit2011 Abstracts Theses Structure-Function Studies of Proteins of the Dynamin Family
 58 Vered Shuster-Ben-Yosef Fishman Ayelet2011 Abstracts Theses Isolation and Characterization of a Novel Bacterial@Tyrosinase
 59 Yakir Nataf Shoham Yuval2011 Abstracts Theses Regulation and Functional Analysis of Cellulose@Utilization Elements in Clostridium Thermocellum
 60 Moran Brouk Fishman Ayelet2011 Abstracts Theses Directed Evolution and Rational Mutagenesis of Toluene@Monooxygenases for Synthesis of Hydroxytyrosol
 61 Ludmila Abezgauz Danino Dganit2011 Abstracts Theses Structure of Viscous Micellar Solutions
 62 Lior Ziserman Danino Dganit

Mor Amram
2010 Abstracts Theses Nanoconstructs and Self-Assembly of Lipoamino-Acid@Amphiphiles
 63 Tomer Bronshtein Machluf Marcelle

Pollack Shimon
2010 Abstracts  Co-Receptor Conjugated Liposomes: A Novel Drug-Delivery@System to HIV-Infected Cells
 64 Yuval Eitan Machluf Marcelle2010 Abstracts Theses Acellular Native Porcine Myocardial Extracellular Matrix as@a Biomaterial Scaffold for Tissue Engineering
 65 Orly Niderman-Meyer Shimoni Eyal

Kashi Yechezkel
2010 Abstracts Theses Adherence Mechanism of the Bacterium Vibrio cholerae to@Starch Granules
 66 Lyora Cohen Meyron Holtz Esther2010 Abstracts Theses Characterization of Mouse Serum Ferritin and Mechanism@of Ferritin Secretion
 67 Viktoria Held-Kuznetsov Mor Amram2010 Abstracts Theses Antitumoral Properties of Peptido-Mimetic Library:@Functional and Mechanistic Characterization
 68 Hadas Solnik-Isaac Yaron Sima2009 Abstracts Theses Salmonella enterica Serotype Virchow: Molecular@Characterization of Virulence and Resistance@Factors
 69 Imad Zakharia Shimoni Eyal2009 Abstracts Theses Development of a Submicron Optochemical Probe for Near@Field Scanning Microscopy
 70 Zohar Ben-Barak Zelas Yaron Sima

Cohen Shai
2009 Abstracts Theses Regulation of avrA from Salmonella Enterica and its Role@in the Bacterial Virulence
 71 Michal Alter-Koltunoff Levi Ben-Zion2009 Abstracts Theses The Role of IRF-8 in Innate Resistance to Intraphagosomal@Pathogens through the Regulation of Nramp1
 72 Efrat Hartog Yaron Sima2009 Abstracts Theses Regulation and Function of the MAR Proteins in Salmonella@Typhimurium
 73 Yoav Broza Kashi Yechezkel2009 Abstracts Theses Genetic Variation, Environmental and Epidemiology Study@of the Invasive Human Pathogen Vibrio vulnificus
 74 Alon Ben-David Shoham Yuval2009 Abstracts Theses Engineering Glycoside Hydrolases for Novel@Applications and Properties
 75 Shahar Rotem Mor Amram2009 Abstracts Theses Essential Biophysical Requirements for Potency and@Selectivity of Antimicrobial Peptides
 76 Amit Goren Machluf Marcelle2009 Abstracts Theses Development and Optimization of Cell Encapsulation System@towards Host Immune Tolerance and Tumor Therapy
 77 Koby Gvili Machluf Marcelle2009 Abstracts  Development and Characterization of PLGA Particles for Gene@Therapy and DNA Vaccination
 78 Keren Scher Yaron Sima2008 Abstracts Theses Caracterization of the Biofilm Produced by Salmonella@Typhimurium at the Air-Liquid Interface
 79 Tal Katz Ezov Kashi Yechezkel

Cogan Uri
2008 Abstracts Theses Molecular-Genetic Biodiversity in Natural Populations of@yeast S. cerevisiae
 80 Einat Naveh Shoham Yuval2008 Abstracts Theses Structure-function Studies on Arabinases from Geobacillus@stearothermophilus
 81 Ofir Menashe Yaron Sima2008 Abstracts Theses The Response of Intracellular and Extracellular Salmonella@enterica Serovars to Aminoglycosides Treatment
 82 Uri Lesmes Shimoni Eyal2008 Abstracts Theses Effects of Guest Molecules on the Structure and@Functionality of Amylose-Based Nanocapsules
 83 Limor Baruch Machluf Marcelle2008 Abstracts Theses Development and Characterization of Polymeric Systems@Entrapping Genetic Engineered Cells for@Antiangiogenic Cancer Therapy
 84 Maayan Duvshani-Eshet Machluf Marcelle2007
 Ultrasound Wave for Delivery of Genes into Cells and@Tissue: Therapeutic Application and Mechanistic@Studies
 85 Ofra Benny Machluf Marcelle2007 Abstracts Theses Development of Polymeric Microspheres Releasing Angiogenesis@Inhibitors and Anti-cancer Drugs for the Treatment@of Glioma Tumor
 86 Natalie Dror Levi Ben-Zion2007 Abstracts Theses Characterization of IRF-8 and IRF-1 Regulatory Network in@Mature Macrophages
 87 Yifat Fundoiano-Hershcovit Shoham Yuval2007 Abstracts Theses Mechanistic and Structure-Function Studies on Bacterial@Aminopeptidases
 88 Yael Ungar Shimoni Eyal2006 Abstracts  Degradation and Modification of Soy-Isoflavones and the@Effects on their Bioavailability and Bioactivity
 89 Tali Kizhner Machluf Marcelle

Werman Moshe
2005 Abstracts  Molecular and Biochemical Modifications Induced by Reducing@Sugars in the Mitochondria
 90 Hanan Gancz Kashi Yechezkel

Meir Broza
2005 Abstracts  Interactions between the Bacterium Vibrio cholerae@and Chironomids (Non-Biting Midges)
 91 Tal Handelsman Shoham Yuval

Edward Bayer
2005 Abstracts  Protein-Protein Interactions in the Cellulosome Complex of@Clostridium thermocellum
 92 Dalia Shallom Shoham Yuval2005 Abstracts  Structure-Function Studies on Alpha-Glucuronidase and@Alpha-Arabinofuranosidase from Geobacillus@Stearothermophilus
 93 Lilach Somer Kashi Yechezkel2004 Abstracts  Variation of Microsatellites Sequences in Listeria@monocytogenes Genome
 94 Gennady Zolotnitsky Shoham Yuval

Cogan Uri
2004 Abstracts  Characterization of Enzyme Substrate Interactions in@Xylanase T-6
 95 Adi Jonas Levi Neeman Ishak (Deceased)2004 Abstracts  Effect of 6-O- Palmitoyl Ascorbate on Collagen Synthesis
 96 Maya Kedmi-Nachshon Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)

Fares Fuad
2004 Abstracts  Effects of Dietary Indole Derivatives on Proliferation of@Prostate Cancer Cells and Investigation of their@Mode of Action
 97 Tsafrir Bravman Shoham Yuval

Cogan Uri
2004 Abstracts  The Catalytic Mechanism of beta-Xylosidases from@Families 39 and 52 Glycoside Hydrolases
 98 Galia Zaide Shoham Yuval2004 Abstracts  Regulation of the Xylanolytic System from@Geobacillus stearothermophilus T-6
 99 Neomi Wolff Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)

Karin Nathan

Cogan Uri
 Molecular Factors Involved in the Allergenic Reactivity of@Sesame Seeds and Their Suppression by Physical and@Biochemical Treatments
 100 Tali Dror Shoham Yuval2002 Abstracts  Regulation of the Cellulosomal Genes in Clostridium@thermocellum
 101 Michael Uzzan Mizrahi Shimon

Kopelman Ishaiah (Deceased)
2002 Abstracts  Mechanisms of Effect of Microwave Heating on the Mechanical@Properties of Protein-Starch Foam Systems
 102 Sharon Hashmueli Levi Ben-Zion2002 Abstracts  Structure Function Analysis of the Interactions among the@IRFs
 103 Ayelet Fishman Cogan Uri2002 Abstracts  Modification of Enzymes for Usage in Organic Solvents
 104 Yoav Livney Cogan Uri

Mizrahi Shimon
2002 Abstracts  Mechanisms of Swelling and Contraction of Non-Ionic@Hydrophilic Polymer Gels in Presence of Low@Molecular Weight Co-Solutes
 105 Galit Meshulam-Simon Shoham Yuval

Jonah Gavrieli
2001 Abstracts  Isolation and Characterization of Lipases from Thermophilic@Bacteria for the Preparation of Optically Active@Compounds
 106 David Mararo Levi Ben-Zion2001 Abstracts  The Role of Protein-Protein and DNA-Protein Interactions@in Modulating Biological Activities of IRFs
 107 Ora Burger Neeman Ishak (Deceased)2001
 Adhesion of Helicobacter Pylori to Human Gastric Cell Line@and to Human Gastric Mucin. Inhibition by a High@Molecular Weight Constituent of@Cranberry Juice
 108 Boaz Levy Werman Moshe2001
 The Effect of Reducing Sugars on Mollecular Changes in@Proteins and Nucleic Acids and on Ageing@Parameters
 109 Smadar Shulami Shoham Yuval2000
 Molecular Characterization of the Alpha-D-Glucuronic Acid@Utilization Operon from Bacillus@Stearothermophilus T-6
 110 Maoz Gropper Talmon Yeshayahu

Mizrahi Shimon
 The Phase Separation Mechanism of Whey Protein in@Dextran Containing Solutions
 111 Myriam Bouhnik Mizrahi Shimon

Talmon Yeshayahu
 Interactions Between Polyelectrolytes and Surfactants
 112 Sima Yaron Shoham Yuval1999
 Structure and Interactions of Functional Domains from the@Cellulosome of Clostridium Thermocellum
 113 Adva Mishali Shoham Yuval1998
 Structure-Function Studies on Xylanase T-6
 114 Sarah Gilead-Gropper Shoham Yuval1998
 Cloning, Sequencing and Regulation Studies of L-Arabinose@Utilizing Genes from Bacillus Stearothermophilus@T-6
 115 Ofer Shenker Shoham Yuval1998
 Regulation of Xylanase Production by@Bacillus Stearothermophilus T-6
 116 Yiftach Finkelstein Levi Ben-Zion1998
 The Baculovirus Expression System - Characterization of the@Polyhedrin Promoter and Improvement of the@Expression System
 117 Eyal Shimoni Shoham Yuval1998
 Bioconversion of Essential Oil Compounds@To Natural Flavors and Fragrances
 118 Tzafra Cohen Levi Ben-Zion

Neufeld Gera
 Characterization of the VEGF Growth Factors Family
 119 Ronit Ben-Avraham Shomer Ulitzur Shimon (Deceased)1998
 The Determination of Biodegradable Organic Carbon and@Aquatic Bacterial Regrowth Using the Microbial@Luminescence System
 120 Oren Ben-Israel Ulitzur Shimon (Deceased)1998
 The Use of the Microbial Lux System for Elucidation of the@Anti-Bacterial Activity of Toxic Agents in Water
 121 Sigal Eichler Mizrahi Shimon1997
 Shrinkage Processes in Foods During Dehydration
 122 Michal Maoz Neeman Ishak (Deceased)1997
 Tayunin- a New Compound from Inula Viscosa Leaves and Its@Antifungal Activity Against Dermatophytes and@The Yeast Candida Albicans
 123 Eshetu Kebede Mannheim Chaim (Deceased)

Miltz Joseph
 Quality of Shelf Stable Foods in High Barrier Plastic@Trays
 124 Xiaokang Ge Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)1996
 Anti-Carcinogenic Indole Derivatives from Cruciferous@Vegetables and Their Mechanism of Action
 125 Orit Gat Shoham Yuval1996
 Cloning, DNA Sequence and Characterization of the Xylanase@Gene from Bacillus Stearothermophilus T-6
 126 Ronit Ashkenazy Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)1996
 Removal of Metallic Ions from Waters through the Use of@Biosorbents Derived from Yeast Cell Walls
 127 Avraham Dvorin Mokady Shoshana

 The Extra-Caloric Effect of Soybean Oil in Broiler Feed -@Nutritional and Physiological Aspects
 128 Rakefet Sharf Levi Ben-Zion1995
 The Characterization of the Interaction of ICSBP with@DNA and other Transcription Factors
 129 Edna Hochgraf Cogan Uri

Mokady Shoshana
 Structural and Functional Changes in Biological Membranes@Caused by Dietary Oxidized Oil
 130 Anat Weis Levi Ben-Zion1994
 Cloning and Characterization of (H-ICSBP) - Human-@Interferon Consensus Sequence Binding Protein -@a Transcription Factor Involved in Gene@Regulation by Interferon
 131 Bernard Solliway Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)

Pratt Hillel
 Combined Toxicological and Electrophysiological@Monitoring of Chronic Exposure of Adult@Humans and Rats to Lead
 132 Galit Levin Mokady Shoshana1994
 Metabolism of Betacarotene Isomers from the Alga@Dunaliella Bardawil in Animals' Body
 133 Yaakov Adar Ulitzur Shimon (Deceased)1993
 Food Engineering and Biotechnology
 134 Mobada Simaan Ulitzur Shimon (Deceased)1991
 The Effect of Sub-Units & and B of Luciferase on Luminescen
 135 William Boadi Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)1991
 The Effect of Toxic Metals on Placental Metabolism and@Function
 136 Sharbil Habib Mizrahi Shimon

Kopelman Ishaiah (Deceased)
 Food Technology
 137 Moshe Werman Neeman Ishak (Deceased)

Mokady Shoshana
 Food Chemistry
 138 Fayad Sheaheber Yannai Shmuel (Deceased)1989
 Experimevts in Elimination of Toxic Metals by Extracorporeal

138 abstract theses title found in the Department Biotechnology and Food Engineering
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