September 2023: Oren awarded ERC grant
Dr. Yaara Oren (Medicine) won the European Research Council (ERC) Grant.
Dr. Yaara Oren, Edmond J. Safra affiliate (Medicine), won the prestigious European Research Council (ERC) Grant, for her research titled "Understanding and targeting cancer persister cells".
Dr. Oren's lab focuses on the identification and characterization of mechanisms of non-genetic drug resistance in cancer and what they can teach us about non-Darwinian evolution.
The ERC grant recipients were featured in YNET.