Prof. Ruth Ashery-padan
Sagol School of Neuroscience
Tel Aviv University
He/She is currently working as a Professor in the Sagol School of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University , Israel. He/she is serving as an editorial member and reviewer of several international reputed journals. He/She is the member of many international affiliations. He/ She has successfully completed his Administrative responsibilities. He /she has authored of many research articles/books related to Science and Technology.
We focus on understanding the molecular mechanisms that control the development of the visual system in mammals. Specifically we investigate the mechanisms that regulate cell-fate decisions, normal differentiation and survival of retinal neurons. Our studies are important for understanding the development of the eye and disease conditions that lead to vision loss.