KL Deemed to be University Post-Doctoral Researcher Earns Distinguished Research Honour

KL Deemed New Delhi, September 2023: KL Deemed to be University takes immense pride in announcing the prestigious international recognition bestowed upon Dr. Shaik Chand Basha, a postdoctoral fellow from the Department of Biotechnology of the University. Dr. Basha has been appointed as an Associate Editor for the renowned international journal ‘Journal of Angiotherapy’. The journal, which is Scopus-indexed and ranked as a Q3 journal, features research in the field of Angiotherapy by esteemed scientists from around the world. It is noteworthy that Dr. Shaik Chand Basha is the first researcher from India to assume this role.

Dr. Basha’s notable work primarily revolves around neurodegenerative disorders, focusing intently on deciphering the pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s disease. With the aid of advanced Computational tools, Dr. Basha has been focusing on uncovering the intricacies of TREM2 receptors in this ailment. His findings were also showcased on various reputed relevant platforms. The International Neurochemistry Research Society elected him as the Ambassador of India to the Young Scholars Steering Committee (ISN-YSSC) in recognition of his research and contribution to neurochemistry. Dr. Basha is a post-doctoral fellow working under the mentorship of Dr. K.S. Jagannatha Rao, Pro-chancellor, of KL Deemed to be University.

Dr. G. P. Saradhi Varma, Vice-Chancellor of KL Deemed to be University expressed, “Dr. Shaik Chand Basha’s appointment as Associate Editor is not only a testament to his unwavering commitment to research but also reflects the caliber of scholars we nurture at our university. We are immensely proud of his achievements. Our endeavour is to continuously inspire and equip scholars and researchers, to leave indelible marks of excellence in their chosen fields. Dr. Basha’s endeavors in uncovering the therapeutic efficacy of TREM2 modulators in Alzheimer’s disease treatment have made significant contributions to the wider spheres of Cellular Neuroscience, Non-neuronal Cells, and the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. His research on the role of Term-2 microglial receptors in Alzheimer’s disease is particularly commendable.”

The Journal of Angiotherapy is well-known in angiogenesis research. It is an open-access, international, peer-reviewed journal emphasizing innovative discoveries related to angiogenesis – the crucial process governing new blood vessel formation, instrumental in a plethora of physiological and pathological states. The journal encourages experts, researchers, and scientists to enrich its upcoming special issue with their latest findings.

Founded in 1980 as KL College of Engineering, KL Deemed to be University brings today an academic legacy of more than four decades. It is accredited by NAAC with an A++ grade and recognised Category- Institution by UGC, MHRD, Govt. of India. The University is ranked 28th in the NIRF 2023 rankings of top Universities in India. The University boasts of its collaborations with 80+ foreign Universities across 16 countries, providing students with international exposure through internships and exchange programs.