Venkat Karri PhD
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Venkatnaidu Karri was born in the Vizianagaram- Andhra Pradesh, India. He graduated a Bachelor’s in Pharmacy from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India in 2012 and Masters in Pharmaceutical sciences from Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), India. Venkatanaidu Karri majored in in -vitro toxicology and proteomics during his PhD. In his thesis, he focused mainly on the heavy metals (Pb, Cd, As, and MeHg) and their binary mixtures roles in the neurodegenerative diseases (Alzheimer's and Parkinson’s disease). During PhD he had opportunity in different labs for performing the in vitro experimental studies (Parc cientifica de Barcelona- University of Barcelona) and proteomics data analysis (BigCAT –Bioinformatics-NUTRIM, Maastricht). He has knowledge on various In-vitro cell bioassays, proteomics data and in vitro drug/chemicals interactions models, dose-response models for risk assessment. He awarded the doctoral degree with Excellent cum laude from Department of Chemical Engineering, Rovira I Virgil University (Spain) on April 9th 2018. As of June 2018  he started working on in vitro iPSc stem cell models and sequencing analysis for early biomarkers discover in Alzheimer's disease  within thte context of the INTERREG "Memories” project.

Associated Projects

INTERREG VLA-NED Herinneringen

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