Researcher interests: Elucidation of the nature of interaction between nutrients and genes involved in mechanisms associated with cellular homeostasis, especially those governing the maintenance and health of the gastrointestinal tract. The role of nutrients in carcinogenesis, and particularly in colorectal carcinogenesis.
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Selected Publications

einav yehudashnaidman, Irena Peri, lili nimri, Betty Schwartz
adipocytes isolated from visceral and subcutaneous depots of donors differing in bmi crosstalk with colon cancer cells and modulate their invasive phenotype (2019)| Translational Oncology| Read more
eike waechtershaeuser, erez israeli, lutz graeve, nastacia adler berken, ofer gover, Betty Schwartz
recombinant ostreolysin roly inhibits the anti adipogenic hedgehog hh signaling pathway in 3t3 l1 cells (2019)| Journal of Functional Foods| Read more
adi levy, elena fishman, hilla hayby, nirit ezov, ofer danay, ofer gover, Betty Schwartz, vaclav vetvicka, yitzhak hadar
enhanced anti inflammatory effects by glucans extracted from the stalks of pleurotus eryngii grown in substrates containing olive mill waste (2019)| Journal of Nutritional Health & Food Science| Read more
hilla hayby, michal karpovsky, nirit ezov, ofer danay, ofer gover, Betty Schwartz, vaclav vetvicka, yitzhak hadar
immune modulating activities of glucans extracted from pleurotus ostreatus and pleurotus eryngii (2019)| Journal of Functional Foods| Read more
hilla hayby, nirit ezov, ofer danay, ofer gover, Betty Schwartz, vaclav vetvicka, yitzhak hadar
immunomodulating effects exerted by glucans extracted from the king oyster culinary medicinal mushroom pleurotus eryngii agaricomycetes grown in substrates containing various concentrations of olive mill waste (2019)| International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms| Read more
einav yehudashnaidman, Irena Peri, katerina staikin, lili nimri, Betty Schwartz
ostreolysin induces browning of adipocytes and ameliorates hepatic steatosis (2018)| Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology| Read more
hilla hayby, nirit ezov, ofer danay, ofer gover, Betty Schwartz, vaclav vetvicka, yitzhak hadar
spatial distribution of glucan type and content between caps and stalks in pleurotus eryngii impact on the anti inflammatory functionality (2018)| International Journal of Molecular Sciences| Read more
dalia moati, igor sukhotnik, ron shaoul, Betty Schwartz, yulia pollak
effect of pomegranate juice on intestinal recovery following methotrexate induced intestinal damage in a rat model (2018)| Journal of The American College of Nutrition| Read more
boaz loberman, dalia moati, igor sukhotnik, ron shaoul, Betty Schwartz, yulia pollak
quercetin prevents small intestinal damage and enhances intestinal recovery during methotrexate induced intestinal mucositis of rats (2018)| Food & Nutrition Research| Read more
einav yehudashnaidman, lili nimri, Betty Schwartz
ostreolysin functionally related variant thereof extract comprising ostreolysin and uses thereof (2017)| | Read more
anna algamasdimantov, einav yehudashnaidman, Irena Peri, jacob bartana, Rachel Hertz, Betty Schwartz
prevention of diabetes promoted colorectal cancer by n 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and n 3 pufa mimetic (2014)| Oncotarget| Read more

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