Researcher interests: Study of mechanisms which drive ecological processes mainly in photosynthetic organisms. What determines who is there and how do the organisms interact with one another and with their changing environment.
FACULTY / SCHOOL: Faculty of Science
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Selected Publications

adi turjeman, hagai raanan, isaac kedem, Aaron Kaplan, Michal Bronstein, nadav oren, Omer Murik
desert cyanobacteria prepare in advance for dehydration and rewetting the role of light and temperature sensing (2019)| Molecular Ecology| Read more
george espie, hualing, Aaron Kaplan, min, nan sun, xunling han
a thylakoid located carbonic anhydrase regulates co2 uptake in the cyanobacterium synechocystis sp pcc 6803 (2019)| New Phytologist| Read more
Assaf Sukenik, dimitry kovalerchick, gad weiss, judy liemanhurwitz, Aaron Kaplan, Omer Murik, roberto philippis, Shmuel Carmeli
increased algicidal activity of aeromonas veronii in response to microcystis aeruginosa interspecies crosstalk and secondary metabolites synergism (2019)| Environmental Microbiology| Read more
burkhard budel, claudia colesie, federico rossi, gianmarco mugnai, Aaron Kaplan, roberto philippis, stephan peth, vincent john martin noah linus felde
the potential of the cyanobacterium leptolyngbya ohadii as inoculum for stabilizing bare sandy substrates (2018)| Soil Biology & Biochemistry| Read more
hermann bauwe, joachim kopka, Aaron Kaplan, martin hagemann, ramona kern, snigdha rai, stefan lucius
the synechocystis sp pcc 6803 genome encodes up to four 2 phosphoglycolate phosphatases (2018)| Frontiers in Plant Science| Read more
ansgar gruber, carolina rio bartulos, daniela ewe, grzegorz konert, Aaron Kaplan, masaaki tachibana, peter kroth, sae kikutani, yusuke matsuda
the intracellular distribution of inorganic carbon fixing enzymes does not support the presence of a c4 pathway in the diatom phaeodactylum tricornutum (2018)| Photosynthesis Research| Read more
hagai raanan, isaac kedem, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Omer Murik, treves
the alga that never read the literature fastest growing photodamage tolerant alga isolated from desert crust (2018)| | Read more
burkhard budel, claudia colesie, federico rossi, gianmarco mugnai, Aaron Kaplan, roberto philippis, stephan peth, vincent john martin noah linus felde
development of the polysaccharidic matrix in biocrusts induced by a cyanobacterium inoculated in sand microcosms (2018)| Biology and Fertility of Soils| Read more
antonio tiburcio, Asaph Aharoni, Doron Eisenstadt, haim treves, Ilana Rogachev, isaac kedem, isabel orf, jedrzej szymanski, joachim kopka, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Omer Murik, ruben alcazar, sagit meir
metabolic flexibility underpins growth capabilities of the fastest growing alga (2017)| Current Biology| Read more
on the cradle of ccm research discovery development and challenges ahead (2017)| Journal of Experimental Botany| Read more
hagai raanan, haim treves, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, martin hagemann, moriz koch, nadav oren, Itzhak Ohad, simon berkowicz, yoram shotland
towards clarifying what distinguishes cyanobacteria able to resurrect after desiccation from those that cannot the photosynthetic aspect (2016)| Biochimica et Biophysica Acta| Read more
alessandra norici, hagai raanan, hagit zer, haim treves, isaac kedem, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, mario giordano, Itzhak Ohad, Omer Murik, simon berkowicz, yoram shotland
the mechanisms whereby the green alga chlorella ohadii isolated from desert soil crust exhibits unparalleled photodamage resistance (2016)| New Phytologist| Read more
adam faust, adrien thurotte, anja kriegerliszkay, fabrice rappaport, hagai raanan, ido eisenberg, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, leeat bareyal, Itzhak Ohad, pierre setif, reinat nevo, yossi paltiel, ziv reich
an easily reversible structural change underlies mechanisms enabling desert crust cyanobacteria to survive desiccation (2015)| Biochimica et Biophysica Acta| Read more
hagai raanan, haim treves, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Itzhak Ohad
chlorella ohadii and uses thereof (2014)| | Read more
Assaf Sukenik, Sergei Braun, colin block, gad weiss, jenny gun, judy liemanhurwitz, Aaron Kaplan, Ovadia Lev, Mario Lebendiker, moshe harel, Shmuel Carmeli, tamar zohary, violeta temper
interactions between scenedesmus and microcystis may be used to clarify the role of secondary metabolites (2013)| Environmental Microbiology Reports| Read more
Assaf Sukenik, avraham wilenz, bojan sedmak, Sergei Braun, einat daniel, elke dittmann, gad weiss, Aaron Kaplan, moshe harel, ora hadas
casting a net fibres produced by microcystis sp in field and laboratory populations (2012)| Environmental Microbiology Reports| Read more
judy liemanhurwitz, Aaron Kaplan, martin hagemann, maya haimovichdayan, Itzhak Ohad, shira kahlon, teruo ogawa, yukako hihara
cross talk between photomixotrophic growth and co2 concentrating mechanism in synechocystis sp strain pcc 6803 (2011)| Environmental Microbiology| Read more
alex berg, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Itzhak Ohad, simon berkowicz
photoinactivation of photosystem ii is there more than one way to skin a cat (2011)| Physiologia Plantarum| Read more
Dan Tchernov, hagai raanan, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Itzhak Ohad
light induced changes within photosystem ii protects microcoleus sp in biological desert sand crusts against excess light (2010)| PLOS ONE| Read more
Doron Eisenstadt, Aaron Kaplan, Nir Keren, Itzhak Ohad
changes in the photosynthetic reaction centre ii in the diatom phaeodactylum tricornutum result in non photochemical fluorescence quenching (2008)| Environmental Microbiology| Read more
Assaf Vardi, Doron Eisenstadt, ilana bermanfrank, Aaron Kaplan, Alex Levine, Omer Murik, tamar zohary
synchronization of cell death in a dinoflagellate population is mediated by an excreted thiol protease (2007)| Environmental Microbiology| Read more

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