Prof. Ofer Mandelboim (Ph.D.)

Principal Investigator and Professor, Hebrew University
Head of the Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology,
Head of Dept of Immunology and Cancer Research

Biography

Prof. Mandelboim received his Ph.D. in Immunology from the Weizmann Institute of Science, followed by a post-doctorate fellowship at the Harvard Medical School. He then joined the Department of Immunology and Cancer Research at the Faculty of Medicine at the Hebrew University, to establish a laboratory of NK cell biology. To this date, Prof. Mandelboim published more than 180 scientific papers, participated in 3 EU consortium grants, in two Marie Curie student network grants, and won an ERC advanced grant. He obtained grants in a total sum of more than 15,000,000 Euro, received more than 20 awards, and supervised more than 50 Ph.D. students.