Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Graduate Student / Research Assistant
Lab Phone: 806-414-9249/9259
Mail Address: 1300 S Coulter
Amarillo, TX 79106-1712


Snehal Raut completed her Bachelor of Science degree in 2010 and her Master of Science in Biotechnology degree in 2012, both from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj (RTM) Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. Later, she worked for three (3) years as a Senior Research Assistant at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology in Hyderabad, India, in the field of Stem Cell Biology and Tissue Engineering. Snehal joined the Graduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences as a PhD student in January 2016, and is presently working in the laboratory of Dr. Abraham Al-Ahmad with the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.


  • MS: Biotechnology, RTM Nagpur University, India, 2012
  • BS: RTM Nagpur University, India, 2010

Research Interests:

Tissue-engineered lung segments and lobes to replace and repair resected or injured lung


   Before Admission to GPPS:

  • M. M. Bhandi, R.M. Borkar, G. Shankar, Snehal Raut, N. Nagesh, R. Srinivas. Identification and characterization of stressed degradation products of rabeprazole using LC-ESI/ MS/MS and H-NMR experiments: in vitro toxicity evaluation of major degradation products. RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 10719.
  • Snehal Raut, S. Singh. Calcium-phosphate Nanobioceramics. Letters in Applied NanoBioScience. Volume 5, Issue X, 2016, 389-396.
  • S. S. B. Komakula, Snehal Raut, N. P. Verma, T. A. Raj, M. J. Kumar, A. Sinha, S. Singh. Assessment of injectable and cohesive nanohydroxyapatite composites for biological functions. Prog Biomater. DOI 10.1007/s40204-014-0034-7; 2014.

   After Admission to GPPS:

  • Rashid J, Nahar K, Raut S, Keshavarz A, Ahsan F. Fasudil and DETA NONOate, Loaded in a Peptide-Modified Liposomal Carrier, Slow PAH Progression upon Pulmonary Delivery. Mol Pharm. 2018 May 7;15(5):1755-1765.


   Before Admission to GPPS:

  • Snehal Raut and Dr. Shashi Singh. “Assessment of In-vitro ageing of Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Comparative analysis of Telomere length and Telomerase expression during ageing of MSC’S in vitro”. 5th Annual Meeting of Proteomics Society – India, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore; November 2013.

   After Admission to GPPS:

  • Snehal Raut and Dr. Fakhrul Ahsan. "Development of a Tissue Chip Model Mimicking Pulmonary Sarcoidosis". Seventeenth Annual Research Days, TTUHSC School of Pharmacy, Amarillo, TX; June 2018.


  • 02/14/2018 "A Tissue Chip Model Mimicking Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: Concept, Design, Fabrication and Cell Seeding"
  • 05/03/2017 "Decellularization and Electrospinning in Engineering of Artificial Lung Tissue"


  • Best Poster Award, Senior Graduate Students, Seventeenth Annual Research Days, TTUHSC School of Pharmacy, Amarillo, TX; June 2018.


  • Graduate Student Association in Amarillo – Student Senate Representative, 2017-2018.
  • Graduate Student Association in Amarillo, 2016-present.
  • Life-time member of Biotech Society at Hislop School of Biotechnology, Hislop College, Nagpur, India, 2007-present.
Placeholder image


Optional subheading text

View more
Placeholder image


Optional subheading text

View more

Got Questions?

We're hear to help. Contact us if you have questions.

John Doe

(555) 555 - 5555

example image

Spotlight Example Header

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.