9th Indo Global Summit on Cancer Therapy
A.T.Still University of Health Sciences, USA
Pandurangan Ramaraj obtained Master’s degree in Medical biochemistry from JIPMER and Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Indian Institute of Science, India. His postdoctoral research work in US involved gene and function studies involving transgenic & knockout mice, oncogene transfer into human hematopoietic stem cells and transdifferentiation of murine mesenchymal stem cell. He started teaching career as an Instructor at Cleveland Chiropractic College, Los Angeles before joining Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine as an Asst. prof, where currently teaching Medical Biochemistry to D.O. students. He is interested in studying the effect of steroid hormones on cancer using mouse and human melanoma cell lines as model systems.
Abstract : Is melanoma a hormone dependent cancer?