Research Interests


image01  Breast cancer drug discovery

image01  Mechanism of action of anti-cancer drugs

image01  Breast tumor immunology, particularly role of cytokine in breast cancer progression

image01  Clinical breast cancer genetics4

image01  Female reproductive biology, particularly in vitro folliculogenesis

image01 Relevant Publications

[1] Upadhyaya K, Hamidullah, Singh K, Arun A, Shukla M, Srivastava N, Ashraf R, Sharma A, Mahar R, Shukla SK, Sarkar J, Ramachandran R, Lal J, Konwar R, Tripathi RP (2016). Identification of gallic acid based glycoconjugates as novel tubulin polymerization inhibitors. Org Biomol Chem;14(4):1338-58.63.
[2] Hamidullah, Saini KS, Ajay A, Devender N, Bhattacharjee A, Das S, Dwivedi S, Gupt MP, Bora HK, Mitra K, Tripathi RP, Konwar R.Triazole analog 1-(1-benzyl-5-(4-chlorophenyl)-1H-1,2,3-triazol-4-yl)-2-(4-bromophenylamino)-1-(4-chlorophenyl)ethanol induces reactive oxygen species and autophagy-dependent apoptosis in both in vitro and in vivo breast cancer models (2015). Int J Biochem Cell Biol; 65:275-287.
[3] Rathore AS, Kumar S, Konwar R, Makker A, Negi MP, Goel MM. CD3+, CD4+ & CD8+ tumour infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) are predictors of favourable survival outcome in infiltrating ductal carcinoma of breast (2014). Indian J Med Res; 140 (3):361-9.
[4] Pooja S, Francis A, Bid HK, Kumar S, Rajender S, Ramalingam K, Thangaraj K, Konwar R (2011). Role of ethnic variations in TNF-α and TNF-β polymorphisms and risk of breast cancer in India. Breast Cancer Res Treat; 126:739-47.
[5] Nath A, Hakim BA, Rajender S, Singh K, Sachdev M, Konwar R (2016). Effect of insulin supplementation on in vitro maturation of pre-antral follicles from adult and pre-pubertal mice. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. (Accepted).