Dr. Franky Dhaval Shah
Senior Scientific Officer

Email : franky.shah@gcriindia.org


Qualification : M.Sc., Ph. D
Designation : Senior Scientific Officer, Biochemistry Research Division
Specialization : Life Science (Cancer Biology)
Experience (in yrs.) : 18 years   

Academic Achievements:
Awards& Achievements:
Young Scientist award for the poster presentation: 2009
First Prize for the poster presentation: 2007
First Prize for the best oral presentation: 2005
Dr. T. B. Patel Young Research Scientist Award (GOLD MEDAL): 2003
IACR, Rajanikant Baxi Award for the best poster presentation: 2001

Publication: 26
State: 3
National :6
International:17

Training/Fellowship:
Participated in workshop on “Writing Research Proposal” Organized by IIAR,
Participated in work shop on “Mammalian cell culture: A laboratory training course” supported by GSBTM and organized by B. V. Patel PERD centre
Participated in short term course and workshop on “Molecular and Genetic Diagnostic Techniques and Clinical Implications” conducted by Reliance Life Sciences at Dhirubhai Ambani life Sciences Centre, Navi Mumbai

Area of Interest:
The main area of interest is to study molecular pathogenesis of cancer and regulation of cancer progression by looking to various signal transduction pathways, telomeres and telomerase, cancer stem cells and regulation of miRNAS and to translate the research knowledge in development of new approaches for the detection, prevention and treatment of cancer.