Cell & Developmental Biology

Cell & Developmental Biology
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Amit K Tyagi

Amit K Tyagi

Cytokine Research Laboratory, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, The University of Texas, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX, USA

Dr Amit Kumar Tyagi received his PhD degree in Applied Microbiology from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India where he studied the antimicrobial potential of different phytochemicals against food spoiling and disease causing microorganisms in in-vivo and in-vitro food models. During his PhD, he was awarded for European grant ‘Erasmus Mundus Corporation Window’ for doing part of his thesis work in University of Bologna, Italy. His work at The university of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center revealed that TNF exhibit pro-inflammatory activities and may mediate carcinogenesis through the activation of a transcription factor NF-κB.
Research Interest

Cancer Research, Transcription factors, Food microbiology and biotechnology, Food chemistry, Cytokine research and Biochemistry 

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