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Head of Institute: Prof. Oren Tirosh

Administrative manager: Rakefet Kalev

Office Address:
Institute of Biochemistry, Food Science and Nutrition,
Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 
Herzl 229, Rehovot 7610001, ISRAEL

Tel: +972 - (0)8-9489385
Fax: +972 - (0)8-9363208
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Prof. Zohar Kerem

Zohar Kerem, Ph.D.

Research Interests:

Beneficial natural products in edible plants (The Seven Species): Extraction, separation and characterization. Natural antioxidants: Structure–activity relationships. Natural products from legumes – Production, identification and biological activities. Environmental quality and the food industry.

Research Projects:

  1. Production of natural antioxidants: Extraction, separation and characterization.

  2. Natural antioxidants: Structure–activity relationships.