huji Koret School of Veterinary Medicine

Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

GAD GLASER, M.D., Ph.D.

Henry Spenadel Professor of Biochemistry (Emeritus)
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food & Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Office Address:
P.O. Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Phone: +972-(0) 8-9489533; 972-(0)8-9489538
Fax: +972-(0) 8-99467940


Special interests

Study of chromosomal addiction module of E. coli, programmed cell death in E. coli.

Cloning of the promoter and terminator regions of the ribosomal gene

Control of prokaryotic ribosomal gene expression


Professional Experience and Qualifications

M.D., Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School
Internship, Hadassah-Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem
Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School

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Service

  • 1972 Lecturer in Biochemistry, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical
  • School, Jerusalem.
  • 1975-1977 Visiting Scientist at the National Institutes of Health, NICHD,
  • 1977-1978 Member of Biochemistry Teaching Committee, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School.
  • 1980 Senior Lecturer, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School.
  • 1983 Visiting Scientist at the National Institutes of Health,
  • 1984-1990 Associate Professor, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School.
  • 1985-1988 Chairman, Teaching Committee in Biochemistry, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School.
  • 1980-1993 Member of several committees at The Hebrew University Faculty of Medicine, including: Selection
  • Committee for Medical Students; Services Committee;
  • Faculty Teaching Committee; Chairman of the Faculty
  • Interdepartmental Equipment Committee; Member of
  • the Research and Development Committee;
  • Chairman of the Admission Committee of the Medical School.
  • Chairman of the Department of Cellular Biochemistry.
  • 1992-1996 Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at the Hebrew University
  • Faculty of Medicine.
  • 1996-2000 Dean, The Hebrew University Faculty of Medicine.
  • 2002- Chairman of the board, Veterinarian teaching University hospital
  • 2003-2007 , Dean, Hebrew University - Veterinary School

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Membership in Scientific organizations

  1. Israel Society of Biochemistry
  2. Israel Society of Microbiology
  3. Israel Society of the Study of the liver
  4. Israel Medical Society
  5. American Soc. of Biochemistry
  6. American Soc. Microbiology

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Selected Recent Publications

Energetics of MazG unfolding in correlation with its structural features, Drobnak I, Korencic A, Loris R, Marianovsky I, Glaser G, Jamnik A, Vesnaver G, Lah J. J Mol Biol. 2009 Sep 11;392(1):63-74.
Da Vinci-assisted abdominal cerclage., Barmat L, Glaser G, Davis G, Craparo F. Fertil Steril. 2007 Nov;88(5):1437.e1-3.
Programmed cell death in Escherichia coli: some antibiotics can trigger mazEF lethality. Sat B, Hazan R, Fisher T, Khaner H, Glaser G, Engelberg-Kulka H. EMBO Rep. 2002 Apr;3(4):355-60.

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Links

http://medicine.huji.ac.il/depts/humangenetics/glaser/glaser.html

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