Deborah Toiber, Ben Gurion University: “SIRT6 role in DNA damage repair and brain health”

05.03.2020 | Calendar

SFB 829: Science Talk/Deborah Toiber, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Date:       March 5, 2020, 2:00 PM

Venue:    Lecture Hall -  MPI for Biology of Ageing

Co-Host: Björn Schumacher

Information about Deborah Toiber:

Deborah Toiber graduated from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and continued her training in the laboratory of Prof. Raul Mostoslavsky in the MGH-Cancer Center at the Harvard Medical School. She moved to Ben Gurion University in Israel in 2014, where she set up her independent laboratory. Her research is focussed on understanding the molecular mechanisms of DNA repair, epigenetic modifications resulting from DNA damage, and its consequences during ageing, particularly in the brain.