Dr. Neta Lavon is the VP of R&D at Aleph Farms, a cultivated meat company that is shaping the future of food by growing slaughter-free beef steaks directly from cow cells.
Neta is an expert in stem cell applications in biotechnology.
In her previous position as the COO of Kadimastem (KDST), she developed cell therapy products from stem cells for ALS and Diabetes.
As a researcher in Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, USA, she established and banked 25 novel pluripotent stem cell lines.
Neta holds a PhD, an M.Sc. in Biotechnology and B.Sc. in Food Sciences from the Hebrew University, Israel.
Neta is the entrepreneur of the stem cells courses in Bioforum applied knowledge center and a founding member of the Israeli Network for Advanced Cell Applications (INACA).