Nimrod Elazar, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate

Nimrod ElazarNimrod received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Tel Aviv University, He then went on to pursue his doctoral training in the lab of Dr. Elior Peles at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel where he investigated the role adhesion molecules play in myelination. Nimrod joined the Eroglu Lab as a postdoctoral researcher in 2020 and is investigating the role astrocytes play in heath and Parkinson’s disease. He is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Awardee of the Life Sciences Research Foundation (LSRF) awardee. In his free time, Nimrod enjoys spending time with his wife, toddler and fat cat, exploring the outdoors and playing exceptional basketball.


Confocal imaging technique, biochemical analyses