Dr. Mizrahi has more than 15 years experience in biotechnology and pharmaceutics and is the author of more than 20 scientific publications in this field. Boaz gained his Ph.D. degree at the Hebrew University, where he acquired first-hand experience in the engineering and synthesis of materials for medical uses. In 2009 Boaz joined the Robert Langer lab at MIT and the Daniel Kohane lab at Harvard Medical School. His research interest focused on understanding and mimicking principles that nature uses and on designing functional materials based on these concepts. Boaz is the co-inventor of 12 patents, 3 of which were licensed.