Luai Khoury is a postdoctoral fellow in Popa Lab. His current research interests involve development of protein hydrogel for biomedical applications. Luai Khoury received his B.Sc. (2010) and M.Sc. (2011) and Ph.D. (2016) in Biomedical Engineering from Ben- Gurion University. His Ph.D. project focused on the development of gold nanoparticles in order to harvest, concentrate and detect low molecular weight (LMW) biomarkers for disease diagnosis in collaboration with Dr. Giora Enden and Prof. Joseph Kost. He likes to travel, and talk with people about food and science.