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Meet Boston Longwood manager/s
Lior Lobel, Ph.D.
Lior did his undergraduate and PhD studies in Tel Aviv University under the supervision of Dr. Anat Herskovits, and moved to Boston, U.S. in November 2015 to join Dr. Wendy Garrett’s lab at Harvard School of Public Health. His research focuses on the effects of our diet on the metabolism of gut microbiota and its’ effects on our physiology and health, e.g. colorectal cancer incidences.Dr. Lobel was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. He and his wife, Yaara, share their home with 2 cats (Zion and Nachum). They previously reached a personal record by living with three cats, one dog and one rabbit in a two-bedroom apartment in Tel Aviv.In his spare time, Dr. Lobel enjoys playing soccer and collecting Lego sets. He also enjoys playing computer games and traveling whenever his schedule permits.