The Department of  Plant Pathology and Microbiology 


Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Our Reserch:

The main focus of the research in our lab is plant-pathogen interactions. We study the plant's defense responses against the fungal plant-pathogen Botrytis cinerea. Structural defense, chemical defense and plant induced resistance via the biocontrol agents Pseudozyma aphidis.



Plant-Pathogen Interactions Research Group


Pseudozyma aphidis dimorphic phenotype

Pseudozyma aphidis parasitize powdery mildew on cucumber plants