Team:BGU Israel/Attributions

Team:BGU Israel

We'd like to thank all those who have helped us over the summer.

Special thanks to our instructors Dr. Emil Ruvinov and Dr. Efrat Forti for their valuable advice and support throughout the project.

General support

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Boomerang team

Shoham Rigbi - design, cloning, cell studies, WIKI contents

Shai Duchin - design, cloning, cell studies, WIKI/registry contents

Bar Gazit - design, cloning, WIKI contents, WIKI design and upload

Dafna Goldman - human practices & polices, WIKI contents

Adi Stein - human practices & polices, WIKI contents, WIKI design and upload

Vlad Shumeiko - design, cloning, cell studies, WIKI contents

Ori Zelichov - design, human practices & polices, WIKI contents

Shalev Goldfarb - design, cloning, cell studies, scientific collaboration, WIKI/registry contents

Special thanks and donations

Prof. Smadar Cohen - for continuous support and belief in iGEM BGU teams, for hosting us in the lab, and providing access to lab equipment and services.

Prof. Rivka Carmi, President of Ben-Gurion University

Prof. Zvi Hacohen, Rector of Ben-Gurion University

Susan Ornstein (Canadian Associates)

Faculty Deans, Ben-Gurion University

Project support and advice

Prof. Gideon Rechavi, M.D. Ph.D. Head, Sheba Cancer Research Center

Prof. Samuel Ariad, M.D. Director of Oncology Department, Soroka Medical Center

Dr. Ahmi Ben-Yehudah, ‏Director of Medical Research Administration, Ministry of Health

Dr. Noam Levaot, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University

Dr. Omri Amirav-Drory, Founder and CEO at Genome Compiler

Mr. Erez Livneh, Founder and CEO at Vecoy Nanomedicines

Mr. Yossi Shavit, Project Manager at the Bengis Center for Entrepreneurship and Hi-Tech Management

Mr. Amir Rozenblit, Ben-Gurion University spokesperson

Mr. Ehud Zion Waldoks, Ben-Gurion University ,liaison to the Foreign Press

Mr. Dani Machlis, Ben-Gurion University photographer

Project animation video

Mr. Sagi Alter, Animator

Ms. Adina Rothman, Narrator

Music by longzijun

Research support

DNA synthesis:


Syntezza Bioscience

Additional cloning:

Syntezza Bioscience

Lab of Prof. Amir Sagi, Dept. of Life Sciences

Host lab (Prof. Smadar Cohen lab at the Dept. of Biotechnology Engineering)

Social event- Science on the bar

Stand-up comedian- Eyal Eltawil
Genky Bar


Stav Shamir

Matan Goldshtein

Olga Kryukov

Pati Friedrich, Senior Import Purchaser, Ben-Gurion University

BGU iGEM team 2013

BGU iGEM team 2014

WIKI support

Wiki CSS and JS design- iGEM TU-Munich Stylesheet by Florian Albrecht