Israel Hanukoglu, Ph. D.
Laboratory of Cell Biology
Ariel University
Ariel 40700, Israel

Graduate Students in our Laboratory

Revital Rapoport, Ph.D.

Project: Mechanism of electron leakage from mitochondrial P450 systems.
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot

Oded Edelheit, M.Sc.; Ph.D.

Project: Functional roles of conserved charged residues in human epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) subunits and residues that are mutated in hereditary pseudohypoaldosteronism: Analysis by site directed mutagenesis of cloned cDNAs expressed in Xenopus oocytes.
Under joint supervision with Prof. Aaron Hanukoglu, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University and Prof. Israel Hanukoglu.

Yehoshua Enuka, Ph.D.

Project: Polyclonal antibodies generated against extracellular domain of epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) subunits reveal new sites of ENaC localization in kidney tubules and ciliated cells in the human reproductive and respiratory tract.
Under joint supervision with Prof. Aaron Hanukoglu, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University and Prof. Israel Hanukoglu.

Refael Ben-Shahar, M.Sc.

Project: Structure-function relationships in epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) subunits.
Under joint supervision with Prof. Aaron Hanukoglu, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University and Prof. Israel Hanukoglu.

Yafit Shriki, M.Sc.

M.Sc. Thesis: Genotype-phenotype relationships in multi-system pseudohypoaldosteronism patients with mutations in subunits of Epithelial sodium channel (ENaC).
Under joint supervision with Prof. Aaron Hanukoglu, Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University and Prof. Israel Hanukoglu.

Sachin Sharma, Ph.D.

Thesis: Characterization of the sites of expression of epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) and cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) in the mammalian male reproductive tract.
Ariel University

Girishkumar K. Kumaran, Ph.D.

Thesis: Identification and classification of epithelial cells in renal tubule segments by actin cytoskeleton patterns and the use of this technique for mapping the localization of the ion channel ENaC in the kidney.