Boris Nemzer, Ph.D.
Dr. Boris Nemzer – director of research and development and quality assurance - has been a vital member of the FutureCeuticals team since 2005. He received his Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry in 1986. Dr. Nemzer is tirelessly engaged in his work, having authored and co-authored more than 100 publications in physical, analytical and food chemistry. He recently co-edited the special issue “Recent developments on free radicals and natural antioxidants research” at American Journal of Bio Medical Sciences. Among his numerous affiliations, Dr. Nemzer is co-chair of the bio-active compounds committee at AACC and a member of the dietary supplement committee at AOAC.
His work focuses on identification and chemical composition of natural products and he spearheads one of the industry's most advanced botanical identification programs. He also works on identification of new bio-active compounds, antioxidant activity of natural products, and the effect of natural materials on free radicals production and levels in humans. In recognition of his work, Dr. Nemzer was recently appointed Adjunct Professor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.