Journal of Food and Nutritional Disorders ISSN: 2324-9323

Carmia Borek

Carmia Borek, PhD
Department of Community Health and Family Medicine
Tufts University, USA

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Dr. Borek is currently Research Professor in the Department of Public Health and Family Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Carmia Borek is a graduate of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel with a doctorate in genetics and molecular biology. Prior to that, Dr. Borek received a M.S. and B.S. degree in physiology from George Washington University.

Research Interest

Dr. Borek�s long time research and expertise has been in the areas of Cancer cause and prevention, with seminal discoveries on radiation effects and radiation-induced cancer and its prevention, Other main research and teaching has focused on environmental issues, nutrition and aging, on the role of antioxidants and nutritional factors in health and disease prevention, including age-related diseases.


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