Kishore Polireddy

Kishore Polireddy
Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
 
Biography
MEMBERSHIPS: The Science Advisory Board Association of Scientists of Indian Origin in America (ASIOA) American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Society of Integrative Oncology (SIO) Royal Society of Biology (RSOB) HONORS AND AWARDS: Received Young Investigator award from Society of Integrative Oncology. PRLOG released a press note ?Top Experts Gather for The Society for Integrative Oncology?s Ninth International Conference?. COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: ? Raised money for pancreatic cancer research foundation ? Moderator for the Student research Forum (SRF) presentations held at University of Kansas Medical Center. ? Volunteer for the Society of Integrative Oncology conference presentations held at University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico. LIST OF PUBLICATIONS: 1. Chen Q, Polireddy K, Chen P, Dong R. An unpaved journey of vitamin C in cancer treatment. Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 2015; 93: 1-9. 2. Fukui M, Yamabe N, Choi HJ, Polireddy K, Chen Q, Zhu BT. Mechanism of Ascorbate-Induced Cell Death in Human Pancreatic Cancer Cells: Role of Bcl-2, Beclin 1 and Autophagy. Planta Med 2015; 81: 838-846. 3. Peddakonda R, Doddaga S, Polireddy K, Valasani K, and Muttana VBR. Synthesis, spectral characterization and anticancer activity of new 2,3,6-substituted quinazolin-4(3H)-one derivatives. Letters in Organic Chemistry 2015; 12 (6):385-393.
 
Research Interest
Understanding the mechanism of mutant p53 mediated pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) formation from pancreatic ductal cells. Identification of novel EMT inhibitors for inhibiting metastasis, cancer stem cells in pancreatic cancer. Functional significance of ABCB6 over expression to HCC Searching for Binding Partners for the Novel PHKG1 Variant, PhK? 181 Maternal vitamin B12 and/or folate restriction induced changes in body composition (adiposity), hyperglycemia and insulin resistance in the Wistar rat offspring Cyt-c induced apoptosis in sf9 cells and kinetics of eIF2 alpha phosphorylation