16:00-17:40 Afternoon Sessions 

Session F:

             Chair: Israel Sekler (BGU) 

            “ Neuronal Signaling and Physiology”

16:00-16:20  Michal Herhsfinkel (BGU)  The role of a zinc receptor, ZnR/GPR39 in neuronal function

16:20-16:40 Daphne Atlas (HUJI)  The signaling role of calcium channels in triggering excitation-transcription coupling

16:40-17:00 Jonathan Lezmy (TAU)  Biphasic homeostatic plasticity in hippocampal neurons triggered by M-current imbalance  

17:00-17:20 Ilya Fleidervish (BGU)  Stroke-associated spreading depolarization impairs high frequency encoding and alters axonal Na+
dynamics in cortical pyramidal neurons




 Session G:

            Chair: Udi Qimron (TAU) and Ayal Hendel (BIU)

           The CRISPR-CAS system

16:00 – 16:20  Oren Parnas (HUJI) Dissecting Molecular Circuits with Scalable Single-Cell RNA Profiling of Pooled Genetic CRISPR Screens 

16:20 – 16:40  Diego Jaitin (WIS) Dissecting Immune Circuits by Linking CRISPR-Pooled Screens with Single-Cell RNA-Seq

16:40 – 17:00  Adi Barzel (TAU) Therapeutic gene targeting without nucleases

17:00 – 17:20  Ayal Hendel (BIU)  A CRISPR Approach to Precision Medicine