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Priya Srinivas, Ph.D.
Scientist E-II
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Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D, Biochemistry (Regional Cancer Centre, University of Kerala)
  • M.Sc, Biochemistry (Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala)

Professional Record

  • 2009 July-2010 July, Visiting Scientist, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  • August 2000 - till date, Scientist, Integrated Cancer Research Program, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala - 695 014

Professional recognition, Awards, Fellowships received

  • 2008: AACR-NCI International Investigator Opportunity Grants in recognition of the need to globalize cancer research and to equalize the exchange of scientific knowledge --presented at AACR meeting at Washington DC.
  • 2008: DBT overseas fellowship 2008-09
  • 2004: DST Young Scientist Project (Fast Track Scheme)
  • 1997: Senior Research Fellowship (UGC), India.
  • 1995: Junior Research Fellowship (UGC), India.
  • 1994: 1st rank in M.Sc Biochemistry, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala


  • Journals
  • Int. J. Cancer
  • Oncogene
  • Brain Research Bulletin
  • BMC Cancer


  • Life Member, Biotech Research Society of India
  • Life Member, Society for Biotechnologists, India
  • Member, Third World Organization for Women in Science
  • Active Member, American Association for Cancer Research


  • Dr.Priya Srinivas, Dr. M.R. Prathapachandra Kurup, Easwaran Potti Manoj, and Rakesh Sathish Nair.
    [“Synthesis and anticancer activity of a novel Cu (II) coordination complex” (Indian Patent application filed March 2007. No. IP05525/RB/SGM/sm)]