Researcher interests: Bioinformatics and computational biology: study of cell signaling events involved in metabolic disorders by applying and developing computational methods, such as bioinformatics techniques and molecular modeling, atomistic and coarse-grained molecular dynamics. Taste and smell receptors.

Selected Publications

antonella pizio, chunlian qin, dongxiao zhao, Einav Malach, hao wan, liquan huang, liujing zhuang, ning, Masha Niv, ping wang, yuxiang pan, zhen qin
a bioinspired in vitro bioelectronic tongue with human t2r38 receptor for high specificity detection of n c s containing compounds (2019)| Talanta| Read more
amnon horovitz, andrew mccammon, annick dejaegere, antonella pizio, carolina brito, chungjung tsai, dima kozakov, dzmitry padhorny, emanuele paci, faccioli, gerhard stock, giulia palermo, hyunbum jang, igor berezovsky, ivan rivalta, ivet bahar, jeanpierre changeux, jerome eberhardt, jing, joanna paneckahofman, jocelyne vreede, john karanicolas, marco cecchini, matthieu wyart, mcleish, nikolay dokholyan, Masha Niv, paraskevi gkeka, peter bolhuis, peter hamm, rebecca wade, riccardo ravasio, roland stote, ruth nussinov, shoshana wodak, simone orioli, vincent hilser, yan, yassmine chebaro
allostery in its many disguises from theory to applications (2019)| Structure| Read more
abdel elkahloun, alexandra brodezki, antonella pizio, arie admon, ikuo masuho, isadora cohen, jared gartner, jason madore, jimmy lin, kirill martemyanov, Michal Alon, mickey kosloff, nicholas hayward, Masha Niv, nouar qutob, polina greenberg, rafi emmanuel, richard scolyer, ronen levy, steven rosenberg, tamar ziv, victoria hill, yael hevroni, yardena samuels
author correction rgs7 is recurrently mutated in melanoma and promotes migration and invasion of human cancer cells (2019)| Scientific Reports| Read more
amin thawabteh, antonella pizio, filomena lelario, laura scrano, maik behrens, Masha Niv, rafik karaman, sabino aurelio bufo, stefanie nowak
bitterless guaifenesin prodrugs design synthesis characterization in vitro kinetics and bitterness studies (2019)| Chemical Biology & Drug Design| Read more
abdel elkahloun, antonella pizio, Masha Niv, orly dym, rand arafeh, yardena samuels
rasa2 and nf1 two negative regulators of ras with complementary functions in melanoma (2019)| Oncogene| Read more
antonella pizio, ayana daganwiener, eitan margulis, ido nissim, malkeet singh bahia, nitzan dubovski, Masha Niv
bitterdb taste ligands and receptors database in 2019 (2019)| Nucleic Acids Research| Read more
abdel elkahloun, alexandra brodezki, antonella pizio, arie admon, ikuo masuho, isadora cohen, jared gartner, jason madore, jimmy lin, kirill martemyanov, Michal Alon, mickey kosloff, nicholas hayward, Masha Niv, nouar qutob, polina greenberg, rafi emmanuel, richard scolyer, ronen levy, steven rosenberg, tamar ziv, victoria hill, yael hevroni, yardena samuels
rgs7 is recurrently mutated in melanoma and promotes migration and invasion of human cancer cells (2018)| Scientific Reports| Read more
Anat Levit, antonella pizio, maik behrens, Masha Niv, stefanie nowak, wolfgang meyerhof
reengineering the ligand sensitivity of the broadly tuned human bitter taste receptor tas2r14 (2018)| Biochimica et Biophysica Acta| Read more
Anat Levit, antonella pizio, ava yuan xue, Masha Niv, osnat penn, tal pupko, tali yarnitzky
corrigendum independent evolution of strychnine recognition by bitter taste receptor subtypes (2018)| Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences| Read more
antonella pizio, john hayes, Masha Niv, yaron ben shoshangaleczki
bitter and sweet tasting molecules it s complicated (2018)| Neuroscience Letters| Read more
Daniel Harries, Hillary Voet, natalie ben abu, Masha Niv
the taste of kcl what a difference a sugar makes (2018)| Food Chemistry| Read more
antonella pizio, einav yehudashnaidman, Assaf FRIEDLER, hadar amartely, Yitzhak Hadar, Irena Peri, katy staikin, lili nimri, lutz graeve, michal slutzki, Masha Niv, Betty Schwartz, tom oren
recombinant ostreolysin induces brown fat like phenotype in hib 1b cells (2017)| Molecular Nutrition & Food Research| Read more
Eyal Ert, nitzan dubovski, Masha Niv
bitter mouth rinse affects emotions (2017)| Food Quality and Preference| Read more
naama reicher, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni
detecting thresholds for bitter umami and sweet tastants in broiler chicken using a 2 choice test method (2017)| Poultry Science| Read more
antonella pizio, ayelet korb, maik behrens, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni, wolfgang meyerhof
from cell to beak in vitro and in vivo characterization of chicken bitter taste thresholds (2017)| Molecules| Read more
maik behrens, Masha Niv, shira cheledshoval, uni, Zehava Uni, wolfgang meyerhof
perinatal administration of a bitter tastant influences gene expression in chicken palate and duodenum (2014)| Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry| Read more
anne jorns, Ehud Ziv, eleazar shafrir, Esther Mack, Hadas Reuveni, Rony Kalman, Masha Niv, sigurd lenzen
prevention of insulin resistance and beta cell loss by abrogating pkce induced serine phosphorylation of muscle irs 1 in psammomys obesus (2008)| Diabetes-metabolism Research and Reviews| Read more

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