Dr Sam Vijay Kumar J

Email: samvijaykumarj@gmail.com

Academic Qualification:

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • PhD in Biomedical Sciences (cancer stem cells)

Current interests of Dr. Sam Vijay Kumar J:

  • Stem Cells
  • Cancer
  • Pluripotency
  • Differentiation

About Dr. Sam Vijay Kumar J:

Dr. Sam  has  completed  his  doctoral  work  on  cancer stem  cells  in  oral  squamous  cell  carcinoma  from  Christian  Medical  College, Vellore.  He  has  received  national  fellowships  (JRF  and  SRF)  during  doctoral  studies.  He  has  also worked  on deriving clinical grade bone  marrow derived   Mesenchymal   stem   cells   from human bone marrow. He   has   a   master’s   degree   (M.Sc)   in   Biotechnology   from   Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai. He has completed B.Sc  (Medical  Laboratory  Technology)  from  JIPMER,  Puducherry.  He  was  awarded  the  Biotech  Industrial  Training Programme  (BITP)  fellowship  (awarded  by  Biotech  Consortium  India  Limited  for  the  Department  of  Biotechnology, Government  of  India)  in  the  year  2004-2005  during  which  he  was  trained  in  Good  Laboratory  Practices.  His  career interest  areas  are  Stem  cells,  Cancer,  Pluripotency  and  Differentiation.  He  has  presented  his  research  findings  in  various national and international level conferences. He is a member of Indian Association for Cancer Research (IACR). He has filed one application for a patent in October 2017. 

Publications                               Patent

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