Lab team

Pablo Blinder, Ph.D.

Pablo Blinder, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator
  • Pablo Blinder, PhD

    Department of Neurobiology,
    Sherman building, Room 418
    George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences,
    Tel-Aviv University
    Tel Aviv, Israel 69978

 Open Positions

Positions are open to outstanding and dedicated doctoral and rotations students with a technically oriented mind and a taste for challenge. Preference will be given to individuals from the Sagol Neuroscience Prograpm or to those with background in the following fields: electrophysiology, optics (from physics or engineering) and computing sciences. Also welcoming application for post-doctoral research for scholars with similar background as mentioned above. Please send C.V. and names of referees to

Pablo Blinder

Associate Staff Scientist

Dr. Amos Gedalyahu

Associate Staff Scientist

The role of neurovascular coupling on neuronal population coding.

Dr. Galit Sfadia

Lab Manager/Project Scientist

Molecular biology specialist / Array tomography implementation

Dr. Limor Freifeld

Associate Staff Scientist

Neurovascular development in the zebra fish

Post-docs

Dr. David Kain

Dr. David Kain

Postdoc

The cellular basis of hypertension impact on neurovascular (de)-coupling.

PhD students

Mr Amit Benbenishty

Mr Amit Benbenishty

Ph.D. Student (joint with Prof. Shamgar Ben-Eliyahu)

Research topic: The role of stress on vascular dynamics and its effect on brain metastasis.
Joint with Prof. Shamgar Ben-Eliyahu

Mr Lior Golgher

Mr Lior Golgher

PhD. Student

Research topic: Layer-specific neurovascular coupling dynamics.

Mrs Shany Peled-Hajaj

PhD. Student

Dissecting the role and structural features of cortical interneurons with respect to neurovascular coupling.

Mrs Bar Ben-Baruch

Mrs Bar Ben-Baruch

PhD. Student (Joint with Prof. Reuben Stein)

Microglia/vascular cell-cell interactions in brain tumours.
Joint with Prof Reuben Stein.

Mrs Alisa Lubart

Mrs Alisa Lubart

MsC. Student

Research topic : Role of micro infarcts on malignant cell brain colonization

Mr Hagai Har-Gil

Mr Hagai Har-Gil

MsC. Student

Towards and in vivo, two-photon STED design.

MsC. students

Visiting students

Alumni

Shimrit Moryosef

Postdoc

Now associate researcher at Novocure

Mrs Sabrina Levy

Intern from Berkeley through Gvaim-Leadership Program

Research topic : establishment of viral protocol injection of novel calcium sensors

Mrs Reut Malca

Mrs Reut Malca

M.Sc. Student

Research topic: Network properties of iPS-differentiated neurons from Neuroacanthocytocis and healthy patients.

Currently at the Sackler medical school

Dr. Niva Segev-Amzaleg

Dr. Niva Segev-Amzaleg

Post-doctorate scholar

Research topic: Neurovascular coupling under vascular pathologies.

Now working with Teva as Senior Clinical Research Coordinator

Mr Dario Garcia Dominguez

Mr Dario Garcia Dominguez

Visiting student (MIT)

Optogenetic activation of cortico-straital projections.

Mrs Yulia Mitiagin

Mrs Yulia Mitiagin

PhD. Student

Research topic : Identifying neurovascular structure building principles beyond the cortex. Large-scale reconstruction of vascular networks in index-matched (cleared) tissue.

Ji Won Kim

Ji Won Kim

Visiting Student (NYU program)

Large-scale mapping pericyte’s distribution in vascular networks

Jennyfer Pastor

Project technitian

Classification of human iPS-derived dopaminergic neurons in rare motor disease