Born in Haifa/Israel. After studying Pharmacy in Münster University in Germany I obtained my PhD in Medical Physiology. I spent my postdoc period at the Medical Faculties of Münster University and Cambridge University UK. Group leader since 2002 and habilitation in Medical Physiology in 2007. My research group is interested in nuclear pores, nanomedicine, nanotechnology, virology, mechanobiology, peripheral nervous system and diseases.