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The Department of Entomology
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
P.O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, ISRAEL

Tel: 08-9489223 
Fax: 08-9366768

Shalom W. Applebaum


Mauerberger Professor of Entomology

Research Interests:

  • The control of reproductive maturation and pheromone production in insects.
  • The physiology of male-derived accessory gland peptides and proteins on female reproductive behavior of the Medfly (Ceratitis capitata) and of night-flying moths.
  • Biocontrol of armyworms with entomopathogenic fungi.