Special Programme in Science (SPS)

Ravichandran Divya Poorani

Research Interests

  • Oncology
  • RNA Interference
  • Cell Signalling Pathways
  • Tissue Engineering

Past Research

  • Internship: 3D Patterned Microfibers for Prevascularised Tissue Constructs (YRP at IBN, A*STAR)
  • Internship: Effect of Macromolecular Crowding on differentiated adipocytes' microenvironment (MBI)
  • SP2171: Targeting Hedgehog signalling pathway in cancer
  • SP3172: Effect of Hedgehog signalling activity on cilia development in zebrafish

Current Research

  • Elucidating the Role of DDX20 in Inducing Cancer Stem Cell phenotype and Sensitivity to Statins