Dr. Akalesh Kumar Verma

Ph.D. :North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

Research Interests:

1. Bio-activity guided isolation, characterization and structure elucidation of anticancer active principle(s). 2. Nutraceuticals formulation and product development. 3.Anticancer activity testing

Email: akhilesh[AT]cottonuniversity.ac.in
Joined the University in 16-December-2015.

Position Held (Academic Position)


  1. DBT-Post Doctoral Fellow (2012- 2013) at Cachar Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Silchar, Assam and Cancer Institute, Addayar, Chennai. 

         Title: Validation of the SNPs involved in promoting genetic susceptibility to oral cancer among long term                       tobacco chewers identified in the North-Eastern and Southern India population.

  1. Post Doctoral Fellow (Indo-US Exchange Fellow-2014-2015) at Morehouse School of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Title: Role of Chemokine receptor in disparities associated with prostate cancer progress.
  2. Assistant Professor, Cotton University (2015 to till date).