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Mailing Address:
The Robert H. Smith Institute of
Plant Sciences and Genetics
in Agriculture
POB 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel

Administrator: Anat Gazit Booton 
Tel: 972-8-948-9251,
Fax: 972-8-948-9899,

Director: Prof. David Weiss
Tel: 972-8-948-9436
Fax: 972-8-948-9899



Selected Publications



1. Czosnek H and Hochberg A (1975) The separation of rat liver endoplasmic reticulum membrane proteins by two dimensional polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. Mol. Biol. Rep. 2:19-25.

2. Hochberg A, Czosnek H, Shine T and De Groot N (1975) The in vitro reconstitution of a functional rough membrane active in protein  synthesis. Mol. Biol. Rep. 2:73-79.

Research Abstracts

Abstracts of Publications (2005-2014)

Brown JK, Lambert GM, Ghanim M, Czosnek H and Galbraith DW (2005).
Nuclear DNA Content of the Whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Genn.) (Aleyrodidae: Homoptera/ Hemiptera) Estimated by Flow Cytometry. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 95:309-312.


Courses Taught

  • Molecular genetics (undergraduate) 
  • Genetic engineering 
  • Selected Chapters in Plant Molecular Biology 
  • Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering (graduate) 
  • Introduction to Molecular Biology (undergraduate, Division for International Studies)

MSc Students:

Shriki Oz, Fridman Lily, Popovski Smadar (with Ghanim M, ARO)


1971: M.Sc Institute of Molecular Biology, University Paris VII, France, under the supervision of Anne-Lise Haenni and Francois Chappeville.

1977: Teaching License in Chemistry, School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel ;

1978: Ph.D. Department of Biological Chemistry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, under the supervision of Nathan de Groot and Abraham Hochberg.

1977-80: Post-doctorate, New York State Institute for Basic Research in Mental Disabilities, Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.