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Sanjay Awasthi, M.D. Research

My research interests are focused on deciphering the role of redox-metabolism in disease and aging, and mechanisms through which antioxidants function.  I have purified and studied cytosolic and membrane enzymes of redox-metabolism linked to diseases of brain, blood, cancer, inflammation, vision, digestion, circulation, endocrine hormones, and immune system over the past three decades, last two as an independent investigator. My recent focus has been on deciphering the interactions between mercapturic acid pathway, kinase signaling cascades, ubiquitination, and DNA methylation.  My clinical goals remain the translation of basic science to clinical applications to alleviate human suffering.

Sanjay Awasthi, M.D., Lab Members

Sanjay Awasthi, M.D.
Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  31118
 
Jyotsana Singhal
Staff Scientist
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  60651
 
Sharad Singhal, Ph.D.
Research Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  31238
 
Sushma Yadav, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  61544
 

Awasthi, Sanjay, M.D.

Sanjay Awasthi, M.D. Research

My research interests are focused on deciphering the role of redox-metabolism in disease and aging, and mechanisms through which antioxidants function.  I have purified and studied cytosolic and membrane enzymes of redox-metabolism linked to diseases of brain, blood, cancer, inflammation, vision, digestion, circulation, endocrine hormones, and immune system over the past three decades, last two as an independent investigator. My recent focus has been on deciphering the interactions between mercapturic acid pathway, kinase signaling cascades, ubiquitination, and DNA methylation.  My clinical goals remain the translation of basic science to clinical applications to alleviate human suffering.

Lab Members

Sanjay Awasthi, M.D., Lab Members

Sanjay Awasthi, M.D.
Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  31118
 
Jyotsana Singhal
Staff Scientist
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  60651
 
Sharad Singhal, Ph.D.
Research Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  31238
 
Sushma Yadav, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor
626-256-HOPE (4673) ext.  61544
 
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