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Arieh Zaritsky

Ben Gurion University of the Negev


Arieh Zaritsky of Ben-Gurion University's Faculty of Natural Sciences ( runs a laboratory investigating parallel fields, pure and applied. During his career at BGU (1973-todate), Dr. Zaritsky has instructed over 50 trainees (graduate students and scientists) and was awarded numerous research grants, allowing him to study both fields of expertise. He visited many higher education Institutions around the world and delivered invited lectures related to both research fields at international meetings. After obtaining a distinguished MSc in Genetics at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1967), he graduated at Leicester University (1971) and post-doc'ed at The Copenhagen's Institute of Microbiology (1972). Professor Zaritsky is a recognized expert on bacterial cell physiology and bacteriophage multiplication and published over 130 peer-reviewed articles ( Dr. Zaritsky Chaired BGU's Life Sciences department (1989-1991) and is an Editorial Board member of Bioengineered and awardee of 1994 Burroughs-Wellcome/ASM Visiting Professorship

Research Interest

Cell Biology


  • Is nucleoid complexity hence cell diameter limited by the eclipse?

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