Researcher Profile

Zemer Gitai, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 2017

Academic Appointment

Professor of Molecular Biology
Princeton University


  • Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Molecular Biology


Research Interests

  • Bacterial Cell Biology and Cytoskeletal Function and Regulation
  • Using new methods for imaging bacteria to understand how intracellular and extracellular mechaical forces impact bacterial physiology, including cell shape, metabolism and pathogenesis

Selected Publications

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