Boris Kantor

Boris Kantor
Associate Research Professor of Neurobiology
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
Office: 213 Bryan Research
Campus mail: Box 3209, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 681-1068
Email address:

Kantor Lab, the Duke University Viral Vector Core, facilitates the use of virus-mediated tools for gene transfer by investigators across diverse fields of study such as systems neuroscience, stem cell biology, metabolism, aging, cancer biology and others. Services are open to researchers within the Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, as well as outside investigators, worldwide.

Education and Training

  • Grodno State Medical University (Republic of Belarus), Ph.D. 1995
  • The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel), M.Sc. 1998
  • The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel), Ph.D. 2005
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Gene Therapy Center

Associated Faculty Labs

Department Affiliation

  • Department of Neurobiology