Dr. Farhan Zameer
Dr. Farhan Zameer is presently serving as Assistant Professor – Biochemistry, in the School of Basic and Applied Sciences, Dayananda Sagar University. Dr. Zameer has served in the capacities (both academic & administrative) in previous institutions and has good experience of 8 years in teaching and 11 years in research. Dr. Zameer has completed his Post-Doctoral Studies (Post-Doc) from School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology (PMI) and Cancer center, University of South Carolina, USA. He is conferred with Sir C.V. Raman Fellowship from University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi, Govt. of India to pursue research in USA with specialization on the topic Epigenetic mechanisms underlying the anti-inflammation in multiple sclerosis and related neurodegenerative diseases. Dr. Zameer has completed his Ph.D from University of Mysore in Biochemistry with ICMR-BMBF (Indo-German) fellowships on the topic the impact of thiol:disulphide redox metabolism on the gene expression of Listeria monocytogenes, his Masters’ Degree is from Mangalore University with 1st Rank, Gold medal in Biochemistry and Bachelors’ Degree from Kuvempu University (3rd Rank). Further, he has qualified UGC-KSET exam conducted by University of Mysore. He has also completed Master Facilitator Certification in Leadership & Human Resource Development (MFLHRD) from College for Leadership and Human Resource Development (CLHRD), Mangalore and PG Diploma in Information Technology. His area of research interest is in the field of Biochemistry of thiol gene expression, protein/enzyme studies, regulation of metabolic pathways with special reference to cellular oxidative stress, biofilms and cellular signaling pathways, including bioinformatics approaches and Epigenetics (miRNA & histone) mediated mechanisms in inflammatory fly and mouse models (T-cells mediated response) and their related microbiome analyses (In silico, In vitro, In situ and In vivo models). He is also part of various collaborative research projects with scientists of eminence in organizations of repute. He is a reviewer of several national and international publishers and Dr. Zameer is a Life member of various scientific societies – SLB (USA), EU-BMBF (Germany), ISCA, SBC, AMI and NEN (India).