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Dr. Harsimrut Kaur

Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

harsimrut.kaur@sharda.ac.in

About

Ph.D. in Medical Biochemistry from Department of Biochemistry, University College of Medical Science (UCMS), Delhi University. This includes the exploration of Lipoprotein (a) and Apo (a) Polymorphism in patients with premature Coronary Artery Disease. Postdoctoral research involved gene expression profiling by microarray and the identification of genes associated with the development of cervical cancer. This work was carried out at the National Institute of Cancer Prevention and Research (ICMR-NICPR), Noida availing DST- Women Scientist Fellowship under WOS-A Scheme. Core areas of research are Clinical Biochemistry, Molecular Oncology, Clinical Biochemistry

 

Experience
  • 14 years
Qualification
  • PhD (Medical Biochemistry)
Award & Recognition

  • Award of DST – Women Scientist Fellowship under WOS-A Scheme
  • Award of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)- SRF

Research

  • Tyagi A, Vishnoi K, Kaur H, Srivastava Y, Roy BG, Das BC, Bharti AC. Cervical cancer stem cells manifest radioresistance Association with upregulated AP-1 activity.  Scientific Reports. 2017 Jul 6;7(1)4781
  • Gupta S, Kumar P, Kaur H, Sharma N, Saluja D, Bharti AC, Das BC. Selective participation of c-Jun with Fra-2/c-Fos promotes aggressive tumor phenotypes and poor prognosis in tongue cancer. Scientific Reports. 2015 Nov 19;516811 
  • Gambhir J K, Kalra O P, Khaira A, Kaur H. Association between high molecular weight apolipoprotein isoforms and lipoprotein levels in advanced chronic kidney disease and the effect of hemodialysis.  IJN, 2013, Jan-Fe, 23 (1)18-23
  • Gambhir JK, Kaur H, Prabhu KM, Morrisett JD, Gambhir DS. Association between lipoprotein(a) levels, apo(a) isoforms and family history of premature CAD in young Asian Indians. Clinical Biochemistry 2008 May;41453-8
  • Gambhir JK, Kaur H, Prabhu KM, Hoogeveen RC, Gaubatz JW, Morrisett JD. Lipoprotein(a) isoform size as risk factors for premature coronary artery disease in native Indians and immigrants in USA. IHJ 2001; 53753 (Abstract)
  • Gambhir JK, Kaur H, Gambhir DS, Prabhu KM. Lipoprotein(a) as an independent risk factor for coronary artery disease in patients below 40 years of age. IHJ 2000;52(4) 411-4

Certifications

  • A short course in Entrepreneurship Development sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi

Area of Interest

  • Molecular Oncology
  • Clinical Biochemistry