Bindu A Nair

Bindu A Nair

Post-Doctoral Research Associate I, Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Medical College of Wisconsin,USA.


Working as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate I at Medical College of Wisconsin since October 2012. Ph.D. Life Sciences (Toxicology/ Reproduction), Department of Zoology & Bio Medical Technology School of Sciences, Gujarat University, India. Received Junior Research Fellowship offered by Govt. of Gujarat as a PhD Scholar. Received Young Scientist Award for Best Presentation in 2008. Publications in different peer reviewed journals and more than 220 citations.

Research Interest

Mammalian cell culture, MTT assay, Primary neuronal culture, Neuronal transfection, Bacterial culture, RNA and DNA Isolation and purification, cDNA synthesis, Real-time PCR, In silico analysis (Bioinformatics to analyse the conserved transcription sites), Nuclear extraction, Electrophoretic Mobility Shift Assay (EMSA), Chromatin Immunoprecipitation assay (ChIP) and PCR, Cloning and site-directed mutagenesis, Over expression and knock-down, transfection, transformation, Protein extraction, purification, Protein-protein interaction using GST Pull down assay, SDS page and western blot, ELISA, Flow cytometry, Histology and Immunohistochemistry.