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Premraj Pushpakaran, Ph.D.
Associate Professor 
 
National Institute of Technology
School of Bio-Technology
NITC East Campus
Kozhikode - 673 601   
Kerala   
 
E-mail: drpremrajp@nitc.ac.in
Mobile: +91- 9645740050
 
URL: http://nitc.ac.in/index.php/?url=users/view/229/18/3
 
Positions Held:
Position Affiliation Time Period
Associate Professor National Institute of Technology 2008-Present
 
Area of Specialization:
Molecular Biology
Research Summary:
Colon Carcinogenesis, Gut Physiology, Molecular Endocrinology, Thyroid Carcinogenesis
 
Publications:

 

1. Malo, M. S., Pushpakaran, P. and Hodin, R. A.  A 'Swinging Cradle' model for in vitro classification of different types of response elements of a nuclear receptor. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2005.  337, 490-497. [PubMed]
2. Malo, M. S., Zhang, W., Alkhoury, F., Pushpakaran, P., Abedrapo, M. A., Mozumder, M., Fleming, E., Siddique, A., Henderson, J. W. and Hodin, R. A.  Thyroid hormone positively regulates the enterocyte differentiation marker intestinal alkaline phosphatase gene via an atypical response element. Molecular Endocrinology. 2004.  18, 1941-1962. [PubMed]
3. Malo, M. S., Abedrapo, M., Chen, A., Mozumder, M., Pushpakaran, P., Alkhoury, F., Zhang, W., Fleming, E. and Hodin, R. A.  Improved eukaryotic promoter-detection vector carrying two luciferase reporter genes. BioTechniques. 2003.  35, 1150-1152. [PubMed]
4. Fuad Alkhoury,  Premraj Pushpakaran, Wenying Zhang, Elizabeth Fleming and Richard Hodin. Gene regulation by endogenous thyroid hormone receptors in intestinal epithelial cells. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, Volume 199, Issue 3, Supplement 1, September 2004
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Premraj Pushpakaran, Srivastava S, Jain SK, Srivastava BS, Srivastava R. Protection by live Mycobacterium habana vaccine against Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv challenge, International Journal of Leprosy & Other Mycobacterial Diseases, 2004. 72 (2), 23

6. Malo, M. S., Abedrapo, M., Chen, A., Mozumder, M., Pushpakaran, P., Alkhoury, F., Zhang, W., Fleming, E. and Hodin, R. A.  Improved eukaryotic promoter-detection vector carrying two luciferase reporter genes. BioTechniques. 2003. 35, 1150-1152. [PubMed]
7. Prem Raj P, Srivastava S, Jain SK, Srivastava BS, Srivastava R. Protection by live Mycobacterium habana vaccine against Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv challenge in mice, The Indian Journal of Medical Research, 2003. 117, 139-45

 

 

 

 
Education 
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Ph.D. Jamia Hamdard, 1998-2002
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M.Sc. in Biotechnology, Cochin University of Science and Technology, 1995-1997
Honors and Awards
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King Saud University's Visiting faculty research fellowship, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2005 to 2008
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National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellowship, United States of America, 2002-2005
Member
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Member of The American Physiological Society Maryland, United States
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American Academy of Microbiology
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American Chemical Society
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Endocrine Society
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Reviewer - Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine
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The Community Curation i5K (Insect and other Arthropod Genome Sequencing Initiative 5000) working group (Arthropod Genome Database), USA
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The Community Curation working group on Nematodes (959 Nematode Genome Database), UK
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Nature Publishing Group, UK's Nature Education Scitable Faculty Advisory Board
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