Department of Neuroscience
Arabinda Das, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 1999, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India
2000 - 2001: Research Associate, Molecular Biology- Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
2001- 2003: Postdoctoral Fellow, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
2003 - 2008: Postdoctoral Fellow, Neurosciences (Neurology) - Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
- The development of new drugs for cancer treatment and the translation of these findings into clinical trials. Studying glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) and other brain tumors - epigenetic & immunomodulatory activities, novel treatment options, and translational radiation therapy studies. Visit the clinical trials website.
- Understanding the mechanisms and new therapeutic pathways available for the treatment of medial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE). Developing translational collaborations for the advancement of epilepsy research.
- The development of novel therapeutic strategies for Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Glaucoma/Optic Neuritis, and Multiple Sclerosis (MS).