Mrs Umapriyatharshini Rajagopalan, M.Sc. - Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology - Research Student

Mrs Umapriyatharshini Rajagopalan

M.Sc.

Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Research Student

Colombo, Western province | Sri Lanka

Main Specialties: Biotechnology

Additional Specialties: Cancer stem cell biology and Natural product chemistry


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Mrs Umapriyatharshini Rajagopalan, M.Sc. - Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology - Research Student

Mrs Umapriyatharshini Rajagopalan

M.Sc.

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Currently reading for Ph.D. in Cancer stem cell biology and Natural product chemisry.

Primary Affiliation: Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology - Colombo, Western province , Sri Lanka

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Education

Feb 2018
UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO: INSTITUTE OF BOICHEMISTRY, MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY
Ph.D. (Reading)
Ph.D. research on “Screening of Sri Lankan endemic plants for anti-cancer stem cell activity and evaluation of anti-cancer cell properties on isolated compounds from active plants for breast cancers” through the grant of National Research Council, Sri Lanka
Oct 2017
UNIVERSITY OF PERADENIYA : POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURE
M.Sc. in Biotechnology
M.Sc directed study: “Awareness and Implementation of Bio-safety Procedures on Handling Genetically Modified Organisms in Sri Lanka” among Sri Lankan scientists and researchers
May 2010
WAYAMBA UNIVERSITY OF SRI LANKA
B.Sc. (Agric.) Special in Biotechnology
B.Sc research: “ Screening of soil fungi for chitinase production”
May 2010
WAYAMBA UNIVERSITY OF SRI LANKA
B.Sc. (Agric.) Special in Biotechnology
B.Sc research: “ Screening of soil fungi for chitinase production”

Experience

Sep 2016
National Science Foundation Training Scholarship award Overseas Special Training Programme, 2016 for Research
Research on isolation of Anti-cancer stem cell compounds and Training on NMR and related techniques for structure elucidation of natural compounds
HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, International Centre of Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, 01st September to 30th November, 2016
Sep 2014
Ph.D. RESEARCH STUDENT
Responsibility: Full time research on “Cancer stem cells targeted drug leads from Sri Lankan endemic plants for breast cancer”
Granting body: National Research Council Grant: NRC/14-067

Publications

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2PubMed Central Citations

In Vitro Anticancer Effect of Gedunin on Human Teratocarcinomal (NTERA-2) Cancer Stem-Like Cells.

Biomed Res Int 2017 7;2017:2413197. Epub 2017 Jun 7.

Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Colombo, 90 Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha, 03 Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/2413197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5478822PMC
March 2018
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