Eszter Boros, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Stony Brook University


2020 Moore Inventor Fellow

Eszter Boros, Ph.D.

Research Description

Eszter Boros’ invention enables the highly selective capture of radioactive metal ions, such as those of the element scandium. Her invention paves the way for the application of scandium radioisotopes in the non-invasive, early diagnosis and targeted radiotherapy of cancers.


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Moore Inventor Fellows Science State University of New York (Research Foundation) Back


Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School/ MGH
Ph.D., Chemistry, University of British Columbia
M.S., Chemistry, University of Zurich


Moore Inventors Fellow, 2020
NSF CAREER Award, 2020
First place Young Investigator Award, SNMMI (Radiopharmaceutical Science Council), 2017
K99 NHLBI Pathway to Independence Award, 2015-2017
Alfred Werner Fellowship at University of Zurich, 2005-2006 & 2008

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