Sridar V. Chittur

Sridar V. Chittur

Research Associate Professor
School of Public Health
Department of Biomedical Sciences

Postdoctoral: Purdue University, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

MBA, University at Albany

Ph.D., Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry), West Virginia University

B.Pharm, Bombay University

Portrait of Sridar.

Dr. Chittur is a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. His current primary appointment is as interim Director of the Center for Functional Genomics, at the University at Albany. At UAlbany, his work has centered on the development and application of high throughput genomics technologies to various areas of disease including cancer, cardiomyopathy, immunology and infectious disease. His collaborations with scientists in these varied areas have lead to advances in identification of biological markers for human disease.

Dr. Chittur is open to collaborations aimed at new technology development for genomics.


Areas of Interest

  • Cancer biology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious disease
  • Surveillance for Covid-19


Committee or Policy Work

  • Executive Board, Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities


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