Name: Swain Lija

Country: United States

Affiliation:

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Phone no: +18573209187

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Department of Vascular Biology Boston University School of Medical Boston

Research Interests:

  • isolation,
  •  culturing and maintenance of umbilical cord blood stem cells in vitro,
  •  cryopreservation of umbilical cord blood stem cell

Biography:

  • 11/2016 – Travel Award winner of SFRBM Annual meeting 2016 at San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • 06/2016 – present Post-doctoral researcher in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Markus M. Bachschmid at Boston
  • University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Vascular
  • Biology Section, Boston, USA.
  • 03/2016 – Invited Speaker of DPG 2016 95th Annual Meeting of the German Physiological Society at
  • Luebeck, Germany.
  • 07/2014 – 05/2016 Post-doctoral researcher in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. Dorthe Katschinski at Georg
  • August University, Department of Medicine, Gottingen, Germany on “Generation and Characterization of
  • Cardiomyocyte-specific Redox Sensor Mouse Lines”.
  • 04/2011 - 06/2014 Ph.D. thesis under supervision of Prof. Dr. Dorthe Katschinski, at Georg August
  • University, Department of Medicine, Gottingen, Germany on “Impact of the Oxygen Sensor PHD3 on
  • Macrophage Survival”.
  • 09/2010 - 03/2011 Master’s thesis under supervision Prof. Dr. Jens Rettig, at the University of Saarland,
  • Physiology, on “Functional Characterization of Molecular Components Involved in Exocytotic Machinery of
  • Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes”.
  • 11/2009 - 08/2010 Research student under Prof Dr. Prof. Knut Moeller, University of Furtwangen, Germany
  • for nine months on “Self-Cleaning Glass Surface”.
  • 11/2008 - 05/2009 Six months of BCIL training (Biotech Consortium India Limited) under supervision of
  • Dr. Swati Subodh at “The center for Genomic Applications” project on “Unique Signature Prediction of HIV
  • and HBV Genome”.
  • 03/2008- 08/2008 Bachelor’s thesis under supervision of Dr. Beena Pillai, at IGIB (Institute of Genomics
  • and Integrative Biology) Delhi, on “Cloning and Functional Assay of Drosha in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae”.
  • 05/2007 Short-term project at Shri Raghavendra Biotechnologies, Bangalore on the “Development of a
  • Small Slow Cooling Device for the Cryopreservation of Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells”.