Meet our Faculty Dr. Shmuel Cohen

Dr. Shmuel Cohen

Lead Scientist Izun Pharmaceuticals, Israel / USA
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Shmuel Cohen, PhD
Lead Scientist Izun Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Israel/USA
Dr. Cohen is a research scientist and project leader at CannRx Technology, Inc. Dr. Cohen is a research immunologist with a background in the genetic engineering of crop plants. Following a Master’s degree in agricultural biotechnology from the Hebrew University, he earned a PhD in cellular immunology from the Hebrew University with a focus on multiple sclerosis. Dr. Cohen completed two post-doctoral fellowships, the first in cell adhesion and smoke-induced pulmonary disease at the Weizmann Institute of Science, and the second in Rheumatoid Arthritis at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Cohen has published his research in high-ranking academic journals.