Institute Profile

Hadassah BrainLabs (National Knowledge Center for Research in Brain Diseases) builds on the expertise of Hadassah scientists and provides guidance to researchers from academia and industry along with dedicated laboratories and core facilities.

We offer the widest range of disease models complemented by state of the art capabilities in histopathology, genomics and advanced brain imaging facilities such as MRI and Micro-PET.

Disease models (genetic or interventional) are available for Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, ALS, prion diseases, epilepsy, depression, schizophrenia, autism and other neuropsychiatric disorders.

Advanced SPF-certified facilities are used for behavioral analysis of motor, cognitive, emotional and social domains in rodent models.

Unique expertise of renowned clinician-scientists bridges the basic-clinical divide to help researchers who are interested in developing new diagnostic approaches and novel therapies.

Advanced capabilities are available to take studies from experimental design to patent application and academic publication.

We provide practical assistance with regulatory processes including ethical approval, design of experiments to meet regulatory requirements and comprehensive reports to regulatory bodies.