ICRS - Israeli chapter of The Controlled Release Society | Prizes 2010

Prizes 2010

Best Student Presentation Awards ICRS7, October 2010

First Prize

Ekaterina Perets

Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev,Beer-Sheva
Controlled delivery system to elicit anti-cancer effects of HIV protease inhibitor Nelfinavir
Supervisor: Prof. Joseph Kost


Second Prize

Paula Ofek

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University,
In vivo delivery of siRNA to tumors and their vasculature by novel dendritic nanocarriers.


Supervisor: Dr. Ronit Satch-Fainaro

Third Prize (alphabetical Order) (1000 IS each): 

Anna Elgart

Institute for drug research, School of Pharmacy, Hebrew University of Jerusalem,


Self nano-emulsifying drug delivery systems (SNEDDS) for improved bioavailability of BCS class 2 compounds: effects on solubilization, intra-enterocyte metabolism and P-gp efflux.

Supervisor: Prof. Amnon Hoffman

Efrat Harel

Institute for Drug research, School of Pharmacy, Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
Transferrin receptor as a potential target molecule for the local treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases via the luminal route.


Supervisors: Prof. Avri Rubinstein and Dr. Boaz Tirosh

Shoshy Mizrahi

Laboratory of Nanomedicine, Department of Cell Research and Immunology, Tel aviv University,
Hyaluronan coated nanoparticles: does size matter?
Supervisor: Dr. Dan Peer


Yosi Shamay

Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva,
E-Selectin targeted polymer conjugates for treatment of primary tumors and lung metastases
Supervisor: Dr. Ayelet David