Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Texas Tech University
Madhusudhanan Narasimhan has completed his Ph.D at the age of 26 years from Madras University, India and postdoctoral studies from Nova Southeastern University, Florida, USA and UTHSCSA, San Antonio, Texas, USA. He is currently working as a Senior Research Associate in Dept. of Pharmacology and Neuroscience, TTUHSC, Lubbock, Texas. He has published more than 15 papers in reputed journals and serving in Editorial Board and as reviewer for toxicology and pharmacology journals of repute.
My research interests are primarily directed to address alcohol induced oxidative stress-mediated apoptotic neuron death in the developing brain. The other areas include exploring epigenetic mechanisms and miRNA mediated regulation of important antioxidant genes in alcoholism, role of protein translation in alcohol-induced neurodegeneration, drug resistance mechanisms in neuroblastoma and glioblastoma.