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Shimshon Belkin
Shimshon Belkin
General Information:

Full Professor

Address:
Room 3-482, Dept. of Plant and environmental Sciences, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Edmond J. Safra Campus, Givat Ram, Jerusalem 91904, Israel.
Tel.02-6584192
FAX: 02-6585559
E-mail: shimshon.belkin@mail.huji.ac.il
URL: http://shimshonbelkinslab.wixsite.com/home

Research Fields:
Microbial ecology of extreme environments, with a focus on the microbial populations of salt-excreting plants; Microbial water quality; Genetically engineered microbial sensors for environmental monitoring, with an emphasis on toxicity and genotoxicity assessment and on the detection of specific classes of compounds, including trace pharmaceuticals and explosives.