Dr. Chen Katz

Dr. Chen Katz
Principal Investigator
Molecular and Environmental Microbiology
Phone
972-4-7700502
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Education

Ph.D. 2011, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.
M.Sc. 2006, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Academic and research positions

2011- Present, Leading the group of molecular microbiology, Migal

Honors and awards

Development of live, self-destructive vaccines, for prevention of salmonella infections in the poultry industry, Ministry of Economy. Israel.
Development of recombinant chitinase enzyme, for the treatment of systemic fungal infections, Ministry of Economy. Israel.
Development of new delivery systems for viral antigens designed for vaccination of poultry. Avian infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) as a model, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Israel.

Scientific Publications

Metabolism of AGEs - Bacterial AGEs Are Degraded by Metallo-Proteases

I. Cohen-Or; C. Katz; E. Z. Ron
PLoS One 2013 Volume 8 Issue 10
2013

AGEs secreted by bacteria are involved in the inflammatory response

I. Cohen-Or; C. Katz; E. Z. Ron
PLoS One 2011 Volume 6 Issue 3 Pages e17974
2011

The ubiquitous conserved glycopeptidase Gcp prevents accumulation of toxic glycated proteins

C. Katz; I. Cohen-Or; U. Gophna; E. Z. Ron
Mbio 2010 Volume 1 Issue 3
2010

Temperature-dependent proteolysis as a control element in Escherichia coli metabolism

C. Katz; A. Rasouly; E. Gur; Y. Shenhar; D. Biran; E. Z. Ron
Res Microbiol 2009 Volume 160 Issue 9 Pages 684-6
2009

Dual role of FtsH in regulating lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis in Escherichia coli

C. Katz; E. Z. Ron
Journal of Bacteriology 2008 Volume 190 Issue 21 Pages 7117-22
2008

All three J-domain proteins of the Escherichia coli DnaK chaperone machinery are DNA binding proteins

E. Gur; C. Katz; E. Z. Ron
Febs Letters 2005 Volume 579 Issue 9 Pages 1935-1939
2005