David B Lukatsky's Lab

Ben-Gurion University, Israel

Research Interests:

RNA polymerase thermal fluctuations nonspecific protein−DNA binding protein−DNA binding transcriptional regulation backtracking nonconsensus protein–DNA binding repetitive DNA sequence elements Brownian ratchet repetitive genomic sequence transcription pausing

Laboratory location

b Department of Chemistry , Ben-Gurion University of the Negev , Be'er Sheva , Israel.


Lab activity (last 6 years)

Open positions

Master, Ph.D., and postdoctoral positions are available in our Theoretical Molecular Biophysics laboratory. We invite highly motivated, recent graduates in chemistry, physics, or computer science with an excellent academic record, and interested in biophysics, bioinformatics, and systems biology to join our group. For applications, please, contact Dr. David Lukatsky


Journal name Impact factor # of publications
Transcription 1
Biophysical journal 3.495 6
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 9.504 2
PLoS computational biology 3.955 1
Journal of molecular biology 4.894 1


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