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  • Dr Kushi Anand

  • Assistant Professor - Senior Scale
  • Kristu Jayanti College
Publications 2011 - 2023

Publications

  • 15
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Book Chapter
  • 2
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 2
    Projects
  • 3
  • 5

Citations / H-Index

190 Citations
8 h-index
169 Citations

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Google Scholar

Co-author Network


Expertise

Microbiology

Fundamental mechanisms involved in chronic human infections, host-pathogen interaction, dissecting how redox signaling controls virulence properties of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). Drug resistance, persistence, and drug tolerance mechanism in tuberculosis. Development of low-cost point-of-care diagnostic kit for Mycobacterium tuberculosis detection. Regulatory Role of DNA/ RNA secondary structure in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Personal Information

Dr Kushi Anand

Male
Life Sciences Kristu Jayanti College, K.Narayanapura, Kothanur, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Bangalore Urban, Karnataka, India - 560077


Experience

  • Assistant Professor - Senior Scale

    Department of Life Science

    Kristu Jayanti College

  • Scientist Fellow

    Microbiology and Cell Biology

    National Centre for Biological Sciences TIFR

  • Research Investigator

    Microbiology and Cell Biology

    Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate

    Microbiology and Cell Biology

    Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Biochemistry

    Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

  • Research Associate

    School of Advanced Sciences

    Vellore Institute of Technology - Andhra Pradesh


Qualification

  • Integrated Ph.D

    Dr. MGR Educational & Research Institute (University), Chennai, India

  • B. Tech

    Dr. MGR Educational & Research Institute (University), Chennai, India


Honours and Awards

2022

EMBO travel award

EMBO

2020

Visiting Scientist

NCBS

2019

Nominated to attend DELTAS (Developing Excellence in Leadership, Training and Science)

DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance

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2022

EMBO travel award

EMBO

2020

Visiting Scientist

NCBS

2019

Nominated to attend DELTAS (Developing Excellence in Leadership, Training and Science)

DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance

2018

India Alliance fellow

DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance

2013

UGC-Dr. D.S Kothari Postdoctoral Fellow

UGC

2009

Research Associateship

VIT University

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2012

Society of Neurochemistry India (SNCI)

Life member

2011

Indian Association of Cancer Research (IACR)

Members

2011

European Association of Cancer (EACR15757)

Member

2012

Society of Neurochemistry India (SNCI)

Life member

2011

Indian Association of Cancer Research (IACR)

Members

2011

European Association of Cancer (EACR15757)

Member

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Membership In Committees

2020

Society of Chemical and synthetic Biology (SCSB)

Advisory board

2020

Society of Chemical and synthetic Biology (SCSB)

Advisory board

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Research Projects

Understanding the regulatory role of G-quadruplex in modulating gene expression in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)

Funding Agency : DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance

Mechanism of BCL6 translocation in Diffuse Large B- cell Lymphoma

Funding Agency : UGC

Understanding the regulatory role of G-quadruplex in modulating gene expression in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)

Funding Agency : DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance

Mechanism of BCL6 translocation in Diffuse Large B- cell Lymphoma

Funding Agency : UGC

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