University of Maryland School of Medicine
Dr. Purushottamachar Puranik is currently a Research Associate in Dr. Vincent Njar’s laboratory at University of Maryland Baltimore. He received his Ph. D. degree (2003) from University Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai University, India. Thereafter, he worked for Chemical Process Research Laboratory of US Vitamins Ltd., Mumbai before he join Dr. Vincent Njar laboratory in 2005. Dr. Puranik applies computational and synthetic chemistry techniques in discovery and development of prostate and breast cancer agents. He has published more than 25 research articles in reputed journal, and he is editorial board member of Biochemistry and Pharmacology: open access of OMICs publishing group and other.