Dr. Jayanta K. Das (2016-2017 Mentor)
Dr. Das has expertise, leadership, training, and motivation to successfully carry out research in toxicology and molecular cancer stem cell biology. He has a broad background in area of molecular signaling pathways of cancer stem cells, and anti-cancerous drugs, apoptosis, antioxidant and free radical research. Dr. Das research includes molecular cancer stem cell biology. As postdoctoral cancer researcher on several universities, institutes and NIH, NIA-funded grants, he did his research work in cancer treatment, anti-cancerous drug development, signaling pathway detection for cancer treatment and his research works were documented over time as in several publications. In addition, he successfully collaborated with other scientists, and produced several peer-reviewed publications as co-author from these collaborations.