Suhair Ereqat, M.S.
Tel: +972-22796110 ext. 5179
Ph.D. student faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Hebrew University 2009
Ms. Ereqat has been involved in development of quick and cheap diagnosis methods of diseases such as Leishmaniasis and Tuberculosis. She focused on the identification of species and sub species of mycobacterium tuberculosis, along with the detection of drug resistant strains.
Another focus is Ancient DNA, new projects in which she will investigate the evolution of certain pathogens such as MTB through analysis of fossilized human bones.