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Rotem Sorek

Bacterial Booby Traps Revealed
02.07.2013

Toxin-antitoxin gene pairs make a quick suicide mechanism for bacteria facing viral invasion

Electron micrograph of bacteriophages Image: Dr Graham Beards, Wikimedia Commons
17.07.2012

The beneficial bacteria in our guts are open to attack from viruses

Drs. Rotem Sorek and Adi Stern. Bacteria's Achilles heel
28.03.2011

Autoimmune disease in bacteria: The finding could lead to new kinds of antibiotics.

Dr. Silvio Pitlik
05.02.2017

The day after retiring from medicine, Pitlik showed up in the lab of Prof. Rotem, Sorek

Upon infection, bacterial viruses (phages) release communication molecules that tell later phage generations whether it is preferable to attack their host cells or lie dormant
18.01.2017

Viruses that infect bacteria communicate to coordinate infection

(l-r) Prof. Rotem Sorek, Maya Shamir and Daniel Dar
14.04.2016

A Weizmann team find new RNA switches for antibiotic resistance

Dr. Rotem Sorek
10.09.2014

Dr. Rotem Sorek was awarded the FEBS Anniversary Prize

 
Dr. Rotem Sorek
30.07.2013

Dr. Rotem Sorek is the recipient of the Teva Founders Award for Young Scientists.

 
Dr. Rotem Sorek
30.01.2012

Dr. Rotem Sorek was awarded the ISM Nili Rubinowitz-Grossman Prize for outstanding young scientist in the field of microbiology (2012)

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Dr. Rotem Sorek. Reading between the lines
01.05.2009
Dr. Rotem Sorek wants to turn microbial secrets to human advantage
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