Dr Thiruganesh Ramasamy

      

Dr Thiruganesh Ramasamy

Consulting Editor: Thiruganesh Ramasamy (PhD)

Dr. Thiruganesh Ramasamy is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA. He received his B.Pharm degree, with first class special honours, in 2003 and an M.Pharm degree in 2009 from Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India. He received his Ph.D in Pharmaceutical Science from Yeungnam University, South Korea in 2015. Dr. Ramasamy’s research focuses on the design and nanoengineering of novel nanocarriers for the effective delivery of active therapeutics in diseased tissues. His key interests include the investigation of mechanistic pathways in cancer cell death, in-depth analysis of biodistribution of carriers in clinical animal models, and formulating new strategies for the treatment of multiple solid tumors. His current emphasis at the Center for Ultrasound Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics is on the fabrication of microbubbles for the targeted delivery of microRNA for treatment of cancer and cardiovascular diseases. He has published over 50 articles and has tremendous citations to his works.