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Erel Levine

Associate Professor, Bioengineering
325 ISEC
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Joins the bioengineering department in January 2019.


  • Ph.D, Theoretical Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 2005
  • M.Sc, Applied Physics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 1999
  • B.Sc, Computer Sciences and Physics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, 1997

Research & Scholarship Interests

analysis of big biological data by developing statistical physics approaches to deep learning; statistical learning approaches to the dynamics, plasticity and evolvability of small regulatory RNA; host-pathogen interaction: in-host dynamics and inter-species systems biology
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Selected Publications

  • K. S. Lee and E. Levine, Microfluidic Platform for Longitudinal Imaging in C. Elegans, JoVE, 135, 2017
  • E. Korkmazhan, H. Teimouri, N. Peterman, E. Levine, The Dynamics of Translation can Determine the Spatial Organization of Membrane-Bound Proteins and their mRNA, National Academy of Sciences, 114(51), 2017, 13424-13429
  • M. Scholtz, A. Diner, D. Biron, E. Levine, Feeding Dynamics are Controlled by the Need for Energy and for Information, PNAS, 114(35), 2017, 9261–9266
  • H. Teimouri, E. Korkmazhan, J. Stavans, E. Levine, ESub-Cellular mRNA Localization Modulates the Regulation of Gene Expression by Small RNAs in Bacteria, Physical Biology, 14(5), 2017, 056001
  • A. Bitran, W.Y. Chiang, E. Levine, M. Prentiss, Mechanisms of Fast and Stringent Search in Homologous Pairing of Double-Stranded DNA, PLoS Computational Biology 13(3), 2017, e1005421
  • K.S. Lee, S. Iwanir, R. Kopito, D. Biron, E. Levine, Regulation of Food Uptake by Serotonin-Dependent Balance Between Two Modes of Feeding, Nature Commications, 8, 2017, 1422

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January 4, 2019

Erel Levine joins the Bioengineering department in January 2019 as an Associate Professor.