Ilan Morad, PH.D.

Curriculum Vitae

Year
Where
Position
Info
Since 2000
Where
Position
Info
AEBi
Research Scientist & CEO
1997-2000
Where
Position
Info
Peptor Ltd.
Researcher
Education
Where
Position
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1994-1996
Where
Position
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Harvard University
Postdoctoral fellow - Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology with Prof. Kevin Struhl

Molecular Biology

1992-1994
Where
Position
Info
Tel Aviv University
Postdoctoral fellow - Biochemistry with Prof.Gabriel Kaufman and Prof. Amnon Hizzi

Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

1986-1992
Where
Position
Info
Tel Aviv University
Ph.D. Student and Organic Chemistry teaching assistant - Biochemistry with Prof. Gabriel Kaufman

Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry

1984-1986
Where
Position
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Tel Aviv University
M.Sc. Student and Analytical Chemistry Instructor - Biochemistry with Prof. Gabriel Kaufman

Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Analytical Chemistry

1978-1981
Where
Position
Info
Tel Aviv University
B.Sc. - Chemistry

Practicing Molecular Biology and Biochemistry since 1984.
Expert in gene cloning, protein engineering, purification and characterization, and drug discovery.
The last two decades were dedicated to the founding and management of AEBi.

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

  1. Chapman, D., I. Morad, G. Kaufmann, M. J. Gait, L. Jorissen, and L. Snyder. 1988. Nucleotide and deduced amino acid sequence of stp: the bacteriophage T4 anticodon nuclease gene. J. Mol. Biol. 199:373-377.
  2. Amitsur, M., I. Morad, and G. Kaufmann. 1989. In vitro reconstitution of anticodon nuclease from components encoded by phage T4 and Escherichia coli CTr5X. EMBO J. 8:2411-2415.
  3. Kaufmann, G., M. Amitsur, D. Chapman, M. J. Gait, R. Levitz, L. Jorissen, I. Morad, and L. Snider. 1989. Host tRNA reprocessing: a phage T4-system of RNA-splicing mediated by protein enzymes. in (T.R. Cech ed.) Molecular Biology of RNA. UCLA symp. Mol. Biol. New Series. Alan Liss, Inc. New York. Vol. 94 pp. 281-287.
  4. Amitsur, M., I. Morad, D. Chapman-Shimshoni, and G. Kaufmann. 1992. Hsd restriction modification proteins partake in latent anticodon nuclease. EMBO J. 11:3129-3134.
  5. Morad, I., D. Chapman-Shimshoni, M. Amitsur and G. Kaufmann. 1993. Functional expression and properties of the tRNALys-specific core anticodon nuclease encoded by Escherichia coli prrC. J. Biol. Chem. 268:26842-26849.
  6. M. Penner, I., Morad, L., Snyder, and G. Kaufmann. 1995. Phage T4-coded Stp: double-edjed effector of coupled DNA and tRNA-restriction systems. J. Mol. Biol. 249:857-868.
  7. Shterman, N., O. Elroy-Stein, I. Morad, M. Amitsur and G. Kaufmann. 1995. Cleavage of the HIV replication primer tRNALys,3 in human cells expressing bacterial anticodon nuclease. NAR 23:1744-1749.
  8. Meidler, R., I. Morad, M. Amitsur, H., Hachiro, and G. Kaufmann. 1999. Detection of anticodon nuclease residues involved in tRNALys cleavage specificity. J. Mol. Biol. 287:499-510.