Cytometry Center Team

    Head of Cytometry Center

    Amir Grau, PhD in Microbiology from the Hebrew University. Amir joined the BCF on 2014 bringing 9 years of extensive experience in immunology, cell biology and flow cytometry. Prior to joining, he served as a Senior Researcher and the QA Manager at NovellusDx Ltd. In addition, Amir was a tutor in the flow cytometry unit at the Faculty of Medicine in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

    Staff scientist

    Yaakov Sakoury, MSc in Software Engineering from ORT Braude Academic College. Yaakov oversees FACSAria IIIu and is the primary operator of it. His experience covers use and knowledge of the analyzers, sorter and analysis software. Among other things, he is responsible for instruments maintenance.

    Staff scientist

    Rotem Kadosh-Honen, MSc in Biology Sciences from Haifa University. Rotem joined our team after her MSc completion with distinction. She operates our cell sorters and is skilled with data analysis software.

    Staff scientist

    Maya, PhD in Marine Microbiology from Leon H Charney School of Marine Sciences, University of Haifa, joined our team after working in the Food Tech industry. Maya brings bioinformatics knowledge to the team, operates the CyTOF (cytometry by time of flight), and performs high dimensional data analysis.