Dr. Dhananjay Kumar Singh
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy
PhD, JNU Delhi
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Presently Dr. Dhanajay is working as an Assistant Professor in Dept. of Pharmacy, CUSB, Gaya. Before joining to CUSB Dr. Dhananjay was a Post Doctoral Researcher at Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden, his research was to investigate the role of USP14 in cancer and development. Prior to joining Linkoping University, he also worked at Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel as Post doctoral fellow and his project was to understand the Genome instability and aging link. He has completed PhD in 2017 from CSIR-CIMAP, Lucknow under CIMAP-JNU-PhD program, during his doctoral thesis he worked mainly on mechanistic drug screening for their pharmacological activity. Dr. Singh did his master in pharmacy with specialization in Pharmacology from Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, BBAU, Lucknow. He has been also the recipient of various prestigious fellowships and awards like SERB-NPDF, CSIR-JRF-GATE, UGC-PG scholarship and “P D Shethi best paper awards”. His research has led him to publish findings in many reputed journals viz. Phytomedicine, Industrial Crops and Products, Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, South African Journal of Botany and Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy. He has also presented various scientific papers in national and international conferences and got best poster awards. His interdisciplinary research interest has further advanced him to translate newer scientific ideas to understand the human diseases and its treatment.