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Sridar V.  Chittur

Assistant Professor
School of Public Health
Department: Biomedical Sciences
Director, DNA Microarray Core Facility
Center for Functional Genomics

Expertise: Drug discovery; genomics; gene-expression; microarrays; flow cytometry; enzymology; high throughput technologies

Campus phone: (518) 591-7215
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Sridar Chittur, an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the School of Public Health, is director of the microarray and flow cytometry cores at the Center for Functional Genomics. He received his doctorate in medicinal chemistry from West Virginia University's School of Pharmacy by studying antifungal drug discovery. Chittur continued his postdoctoral studies at Purdue University's School of Pharmacy, where he worked on various projects involving enzymology, structural biology, biorganic chemistry and pharmacology.