Brain Labs

Head of the lab
Lab description

Hadassah BrainLabs is a National Knowledge Center for Research on Brain Diseases. The Center leverages the immense knowhow developed over decades at Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center in neuroscience research to provide comprehensive solutions for research on animal models of brain diseases. Hadassah BrainLabs harnesses the unique experience and facilities of the laboratories of Neurology, Psychiatry and Nuclear Medicine. 

Our Added Value

• Disease models, behavioral testing, histology and other outcome measures are all under a single roof

• Unique facilities for brain imaging provided by the Wohl Center for Translational Medicine 

• Clinician scientists integrate invaluable clinical insights into project development

Facilities and Equipment

• Biological Psychiatry Laboratory
• Top notch equipment: spectrophotometers,
lyophilizer, nanodrop, liquid nitrogen and equipment for developing X-ray films
• First laboratory in Israel to implement the unique IntelliCage technology developed by TSE systems

Widest range of disease models

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Tauopathies
  • Cerebrovascular diseases
  • Autism
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Prion diseases
  • Schizophrenia
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Depression
  • Environmental Models