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Profile for Sanjay Srivastava, PhD

Sanjay Srivastava, PhD

  • University Distinguished Professor
  • Associate Academic Dean
  • Professor
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Biography

Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava is a Professor of Biomedical Sciences specializing in Cancer Biology, Chemoprevention and Therapeutics. Prior to his arrival at TTUHSC, Dr. Srivastava served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine from 2000-2007 and was a full member of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. He did his post-doc from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas from 1992-1995. Dr. Srivastava’s research is focused on melanoma, pancreatic, ovarian and breast cancer and is funded by grants from the National Cancer Institute, NIH. He has authored more than 125 research papers and is the Editor of three books. Dr. Srivastava is in the editorial board of several journals and is the member of societies including American Association for Cancer Research, Society of Toxicology and AAPS. He also serves in the grant review panels of National Institute of Health (NIH), Department of Defense and Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. His research work has been featured by news agencies including BBC, MSNBC, CBS, ABC, Science News etc.

Selected Publications:

  • Ranjan A, Gupta P, Srivastava SK. Penfluridol: An Antipsychotic Agent Suppresses Metastatic Tumor Growth in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer by Inhibiting Integrin Signaling Axis.. Cancer research 2016;76(4):877-90.
  • Fofaria NM, Qhattal HS, Liu X, Srivastava SK. Nanoemulsion formulations for anti-cancer agent piplartine-Characterization, toxicological, pharmacokinetics and efficacy studies.. International journal of pharmaceutics 2016;498(1-2):12-22.
  • Fofaria NM, Frederick DT, Sullivan RJ, Flaherty KT, Srivastava SK. Overexpression of Mcl-1 confers resistance to BRAFV600E inhibitors alone and in combination with MEK1/2 inhibitors in melanoma.. Oncotarget 2015;6(38):40535-56.
  • Ranjan A, Fofaria NM, Kim S, Srivastava SK. Modulation of signal transduction pathways by natural compounds in cancer.. Chinese journal of natural medicines 2015;13(10):730-42.
  • Jung JH, Yun M, Choo EJ, Kim SH, Jeong MS, Jung DB, Lee H, Kim EO, Kato N, Kim B, Srivastava SK, Kaihatsu K, Kim SH. A derivative of epigallocatechin-3-gallate induces apoptosis via SHP-1-mediated suppression of BCR-ABL and STAT3 signalling in chronic myelogenous leukaemia.. British journal of pharmacology 2015;172(14):3565-78.
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