Editorial Board Member


Surendra Rajpurohit, PhD

Assistant Research Scientist
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Cancer Research Center
Medical College of Georgia (AU)
1410 Laney Walker Blvd, CN 3116A
Augusta, Georgia 30912, USA


Biography

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS


• (1990-1994) PhD Biochemistry M.L. Sukhadia University, Udaipur, India
• (1986-1988) MS (Zoology) M.L. Sukhadia University, Udaipur, India
• (1982-1986) BS (Biology) Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES


• (2014-2014) Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Dr Nita Maihle’s Lab at Division of Molecular Oncology and Biomarkers, Cancer Center, Medical College of Georgia (MCG), Georgia Regents University (GRU), Augusta, GA
• (2014-2014) Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Dr Betty Pace’s Lab at Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia (MCG), Georgia Regents University (GRU), Augusta, GA
• (2012-2013) Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Dr Jeff Mumm’s Lab at Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia (MCG), GHSU, Augusta, GA
• (2012-2012) Post Doctoral Research Associate, Dr Arup Neogi’s Lab at University of North Texas, Denton, TX
• (2007-2012) Post Doctoral Research Associate, Dr Pudur Jagadeeswarn’s Lab at University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Research Interest

His research interests include: EGF/HER/ErbB Receptor Biology, Cancer Biomarker, Drug Discovery, Zebrafish as Model Organism.

Scientific Activities

AWARDS


• America Heart Association (AHA) awarded the New Investigator Travel Award on abstract, Effect of Acute Hypoxia on Cardiovascular Function in Zebrafish, at the Basic Cardiovascular Sciences 2010 Scientific Sessions-Technological and Conceptual Advances in Cardiovascular Disease, held July 19-22, 2010, at Rancho Las Palmas in Rancho Mirage, California
• This presentation Abstract was recognized as among the top 10 percent of the accepted abstracts; as result this presentation was selected to be presentation at Scientific Sessions 2010, November 13-17, in Chicago


MEMBERSHIPS


• American Heart Association (Council of Basic Cardiovascular Research)
• International Zebrafish Society
• International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease
• Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (Life Member)

Publications

1. Wanga G, Rajpurohit SK, Delasprea F, et al. First quantitative high-throughput screen in zebrafish identifies novel pathways for increasing pancreatic β-cell mass. Elife. 2015; 4. doi: /10.7554/eLife.08261
2. Urban BE, Neogi P, Senthilkumar K, et al. Bioimaging using the optimized nonlinear optical properties of zno nanoparticles. Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. IEEE Journal of. 2012; 18: 1451-1456. doi: 10.1109/JSTQE.2012.2184793
3. Jagadeeswaran P, Carrillo M, Radhakrishnan UP, Rajpurohit SK, Kim S. Laserinduced thrombosis in zebrafish. Methods in cell biology. 2011; 101: 197. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-387036-0.00009-8
4. Carrillo M, Kim S, Rajpurohit SK, Kulkarni V, Jagadeeswaran P. Zebrafish von willebrand factor. Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases. 2010; 45: 326-333. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2010.10.002
5. Kim S, Radhakrishnan UP, Rajpurohit SK, Kulkarni V, Jagadeeswaran P. Vivomorpholino knockdown of αiib: A novel approach to inhibit thrombocyte function in adult zebrafish. Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases. 2010; 44: 169-174. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2009.12.004
6. Kim S, Carlson R, Zafreen L, Rajpurohit SK, Jagadeeswaran P. Modular, easy to-assemble, low-cost zebrafish facility. Zebrafish. 2009; 6: 269-274. doi: 10.1089/zeb.2009.0587
7. Rajpurohit S, Pendse A, Barjatiya M, Singh P. Effectiveness of potassium citrate therapy in the management of nephrolithiasis. Urolithiasis. 1996; 1996: 450.
8. Singh P, Pendse A, Ahmed A, Ramavataram D, Rajpurohit SK. A study of recurrent stone formers with special reference to renal tubular acidosis. Urological Research. 1995; 23: 201-203. doi: 10.1007/BF00389574
9. Rajpurohit SK, Pendse A, Ahmed A, Singh P. Complete distal renal tubular acidosis: Biochemical profile of a case. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry. 1992; 7: 205-206. doi: 10.1007/BF02886681
10. Ahmed A, Pendse A, Rajpurohit SK, Singh P. Assessment of renal acidification capacity of stone formers by acid challenge test. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry. 1992; 7: 171-178. doi: 10.1007/BF02886674