Jaideep Chaudhary, MS, BS, PhD

Dept. of Biological Sciences/ CCRTD, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA, America

Dr. Chaudhary is Professor and Interim Chair, Dept. of Biological Sciences and member of the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutics Development at Clark Atlanta University. He also serves as principal scientific advisor for Angiogenex Inc., an early stage anti-cancer therapeutics and diagnostics company.

Prior to joining Clark Atlanta University, Dr. Chaudhary served as assistant director for the Center for Reproductive Biology and Director of Bioinformatics facility at Washington State University. Dr. Chaudhary has also worked as Group leader and Principal Scientist in Biotechnology industry.

Dr. Chaudhary earned his Masters in Biophysics from Panjab University, Chandigarh and PhD from National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi, India specializing in reproductive endocrinology. Dr. Chaudhary has more than 50 publications, several book chapters and 3 patents.

His research focus is to understand molecular basis of prostate cancer development and progression. He currently has two projects in this area. The first project is focused on understanding the role of Inhibitor of differentiation 4 (Id4) in prostate development, castration resistant prostate cancer and chemo-sensitivity. Dr. Chaudhary’s other research projects include the role of immune/ inflammatory pathway in prostate cancer health disparities. The research from his lab has shown that oligoadenylate synthetase 1 and IL6 polymorphism is associated with prostate cancer disparities.