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CSIR - CENTRAL FOOD TECHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH

MINISTRY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, GOVT. OF INDIA,
MYSURU - 570020

Syed Musthapa M

Principal Scientist

PhD

Email : s.musthapa@cftri.res.in

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Expertise

Cancer Epigenetics/ Nutri-epigenomics

Cancer Prevention and Therapy by bioactive diets

In vivo Cancer Models for the screening of drugs/ bioactive compounds

Inflammation and Cancer

 

Area of interest

Epigenetics of Cancer Stem Cells Nutri-epigenomics and Cancer Bioactive diet and Cancer Prevention & Therapy

Awards and Certificates

  • Young Scientist Grant from DST-SERB from 2012-2015
  • Young Scientist Award-2011  by the Association for Biotechnology and Pharmacy (ABAP) 
  • Gold Medal conferred by the Association for Biotechnology and Pharmacy (ABAP)  for the research excellence.
  • Assistant Professor at the Department of Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA, 2011 
  • Postdoctoral fellowship by the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA (2005-2010)
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Travel grant award by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), Washington DC, USA on October 20-21, 2010.
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Travel grant award for work presented at 101 Annual meeting for American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), held at Washington DC, USA on April 17-21, 2010.
  • National Institute of Health (NIH) Travel award to participate “Dietary Supplement Research Practicum” held at NIH on June 1-5, 2009.
  • Outstanding Visiting Scholar Award-2007” from University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA.
  • Research Scientist at the Ranbaxy Research Laboratory (2004-2005)