Lung Cancers


​Listed below are some of the research projects that ICRF has supported in order to help eradicate Lung Cancers:

Deborah Rosenberg-Nejman, Ph.D.
Weizmann Institute of Science
"Tumor microbiome-mediated chemoresistance in non-small-cell lung cancer"
Topic:  Does bacteria in tumors contribute to drug resistance?  Lung Cancer as a model


Yogev Sela, Ph.D.
Weizmann Institute of Science
"The role of lipoproteins in tumor-related angiogenesis and metastasis"
Topic:  Tumor Blood Vessel Growth and Metastasis using Lung Carcinoma as a Model

Moran Benhar, Ph.D.
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
"Thioredoxin and cysteine-based redox regulation in lung cancer"
Topic:  Lung Cancer


Zvi Fridlender, M.D.
Hadassah University Hospital
"Characterization and polarization of Tumor associated neutrophils in thoracic malignancies"
Topic:  Immunology and Lung Cancer


Shulamit Katzav-Shapira, Ph.D.
Hebrew University/Hadassah Medical School
"Vav1: a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde protein- Good for the Hematopoietic System, Bad for Cancer"
Topic:  Lung Cancer