Michael FELDMAN, Israeli biologist. Israel Academy, of Sciences and Humanities since 1980.
FELDMAN, Michael was born on January 21, 1926 in Tel Aviv.
Herzlia High School, Tel Aviv, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
Joined Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 1955: Department, of Virology, University of California, Berkeley, United States of America 1960-1961. Visiting Scientist, National Cancer Institute, N.I.H., Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America 1961. Head, Department, of Cell Biology, Weizmann Institute since 1961, Chairman Scientific Council 1962-1964, Dean, Feinberg Graduate School 1966-1972, Faculty of Biology 1983-1985.
Visiting Professor, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, California, United States of America 1976-1977. Scholar-in-Residence, John F. Fogarty Institute Center, N.I.H., Bethesda 1978-1979. Research activities include cancer research (in particular, control of tumour metastasis), cellular immunology and developmental biology.
Israel Academy, of Sciences and Humanities since 1980.