Anees Rahman Cherratta

Postdoctoral Associate Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: BSc in Pharmaceutical Science, Cresent College of Pharmaceutical Science; MSc Hamdard University, PhD UAE University

Anees received his bachelor's degree in Pharmaceutical Science from Crescent College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (India) and his master's degree in Pharmacy Practice from Hamdard University, India. Anees subsequently moved to UAE where he completed his PhD in Biomedical Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University under the supervision of Professor Sehamuddin Galadari. Following his PhD, he continued as a postdoctoral researcher in the same laboratory, focusing on understanding the molecular signaling mechanism involved in the anticancer potential of natural products. As a postdoctoral associate at NYU Abu Dhabi, Anees is currently investigating the dominant role of tumor suppressor proteins (mainly, Par-4 and AMPK) in facilitating various programmed cell death pathways.