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Profile Publications(44)

Abraham Fainsod


Professor of Biochemistry

Research Description

- Xenopus embryos as a model for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
- Retinoic acid signalling during early embryogenesis
- The role of ADMP in the organizer and scaling of the BMP gradient
- The Cdx genes during early gastrulation and the regulation of the Hox genes

Lab Memberships

Fainsod Lab (Principal Investigator/Director)


Dept. of Developmental Biology and Cancer Research
Institute for Medical Research Israel-Canada
Faculty of Medicine, The Autism Centre
Hebrew University
POB 12272
91120, Israel


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Personal Phone:  +972-2-6758157
General/Lab Fax:  +972-2-6757482