Eran Meshorer


Arthur Gutterman Family Chair in Stem Cell Biology Endowment Fund

The Meshorer lab is studying

1. Epigenetic regulation in stem cells and differentiation;
2. Neurodegenerative diseases (e.g. HD) using pluripotent stem cell models;
3. Paleo-epigenetics: reconstructing DNA methylation in archaic genomes.


2019   ‘Breakthrough of the Year’ Award by Science for Gokhman et al. Cell, 2019

2018   Coordinator, Marie Curie ITN Project award (‘EpiSyStem’)

2016   Gold Medal Award from the 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

2016   Named the Arthur Gutterman Chair for Stem Cell Research

2015   Vigevani Research Prize, Israel-Italy (with Prof. Giuseppe Testa, Milano)

2013   Zelman Cowen Award for Biomedical Research, Hebrew University and University of Sydney

2012   Hestrin Prize for an outstanding young researcher, Israel Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2012   Klachky Prize for the advancement of science, Hebrew University

Recent publications


Lab Members

Research Associate (Teacher-Researcher)
Postdoctoral researcher
Postdoctoral researcher
PhD Student
PhD Student
PhD Student
PhD Student
PhD Student
PhD Student
MSc student
EpiSyStem ITN manager



Contact information


Phone: 02-6585161

Fax: 02-6586073

Address: Department of Genetics, The Institute of Life Sciences, Silberman Building, Room 2-541. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Edmond J. Safra Campus, Givat Ram.

Yael Riback, Lab administrator, 02-6585144