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Arun Thirumaran

PhD student a.thirumaran1@nuigalway.ie

Gene And Cell Therapies For Critical Limb Ischemia

Researcher in

Positions Held: 

2002-2005 : BSc Biotechnology, Periyar University, Salem, India
2005-2007: MSc Biotechnology, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India
2007-2008: M.Phil Biotechnology, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India
2008-2009: Lecturer in Biotechnology, Mar Athanasius College, Eranakulam. India
2009-2011: Junior Research Fellow, Division of In Vivo Models and Testing, Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, India
2011- Present: PhD Student in Timothy O’Brien Group at REMEDI, NUIG (Biomedical Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Structured PhD Progamme)

Selected Publications: 

1. Arun T and Rabeeth M., 2010., Genotoxic effect of paracetamol containing tablets in cultured human lymphocytes; International Journal of Biomedical Research., 1 (2): 21-30.
2. Umashankar P.R, Arun T, Kumari TV. Short duration gluteraldehyde cross linking of decellularized bovine pericardium improves biological response. J Biomed Mater Res, Part A. 2011; 97A(3): 311–20.
3. Umashankar PR, Arun T, Kumary TV. Effect of chronic inflammation and immune response on regeneration induced by decellularized bovine pericardium. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2012. doi: 10.1002/jbm.a.34535.

Research Funding: 

BMERM structured PhD programme HEA PRTLI-5 Funded.