Keren Lasker, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Integrative Structural and Computational Biology, Scripps Research Institute


2023 Moore Inventor Fellow

Keren Lasker, Ph.D.
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Research Description

Dr. Lasker’s invention is a condensate-based biotechnology designed to selectively recruit toxic protein aggregates known to be associated with neurodegenerative diseases. Her research team explores the structure, function, and adaptation of bacterial condensates and has pioneered engineering of proteins to create synthetic condensates in human cells.


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Postdoctoral Fellow, Developmental Biology, Stanford University
Ph.D., Computer Science, Tel Aviv University, Israel
M.Sc., Computer Science, Tel Aviv University, Israel
B.Sc., Mathematics and Computer Science, Tel Aviv University, Israel

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