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Henry Redel, MD

Infectious Disease Physician, Collaborator


B.A. Biology, University of Pennsylvania, 2002
M.D. Ben Gurion University Medical School for International Health, 2007


Henry Redel is the Chief of Infectious Diseases at Saint Peter’s University Hospital. An active physician with ID Care, the largest group of Infectious Disease physicians in New Jersey, he has worked in and collaborated with the Blaser lab since 2011. His research interests include human cutaneous microbiome, early life impact of antibiotics on the microbiome and the clinical impact of antibiotics on the microbiome. He also works with Dr. Blaser as an online content editor for the textbook Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases.

Research Focus

Microbiome Studies

Chief, Infectious Diseases, Saint Peter’s University Hospital

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Member Infectious Disease Society of America

Member American College of Physicians

Member American Medical Association

Redel H, Gao Z, Li H, et al. Quantitation and composition of cutaneous microbiota in diabetic and nondiabetic men. The Journal of infectious diseases. 2013;207(7):1105-14. doi:10.1093/infdis/jit005.
Redel H. A Case of Chikungunya Virus Induced Arthralgia Responsive to Colchicine. Open forum infectious diseases. 2016;3(2):ofw114. doi:10.1093/ofid/ofw114.
Harman-Boehm I, Blüher M, Redel H, et al. Macrophage infiltration into omental versus subcutaneous fat across different populations: effect of regional adiposity and the comorbidities of obesity. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 2007;92(6):2240-7.
Bissati K, Redel H, Ting L-M, et al. Novel Synthetic Polyamines Have Potent Antimalarial Activities and by Decreasing Intracellular Spermidine and Spermine Concentrations. Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 2019;9:9. doi:10.3389/fcimb.2019.00009.