Shalem College
Olga Klebanov-Akofian

Dr. Olga Klebanov-Akofian

Dr. Olga Klebanov-Akofian is a scholar of molecular biology and genetics. She is a laboratory researcher specializing in the study of control mechanisms responsible for cell division at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a lecturer in the Core Curriculum Department at Shalem College.

Dr. Klebanov-Akofian holds a doctorate in microbiology from the Faculty of Medicine at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where she also completed post-doctoral work. Currently she focuses on the nuclear and mitochondrial functions of proteins that replicate DNA in eukaryotic cells.

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