Welcome to the Frias-Lopez Lab

Dr. Frias-Lopez’s lab studies the ecology of the human microbiome, focusing on the oral microbial community. We mainly study the functional changes in the complete microbiome under health and disease conditions.

laboratory information

dr. jorge frias-lopez

uf college of dentistry associate professor

Jorge Frias-Lopez, Ph.D.

Dr. Jorge Frias-Lopez joined the UF College of Dentistry as an associate professor in the Department of Oral Biology in in 2016. Prior to Florida, Frias-Lopez was the Vice Chair of the Department of Microbiology at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was additionally a lecturer for Oral Medicine, Infection, and Immunity at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Frias-Lopez joined the UF College of Dentistry in 2016.