Balakrishna Lokeshwar

J. Harold Harrison, MD Dist Univ Chair in Basic Sc

Balakrishna Lokeshwar

J. Harold Harrison, MD Dist Univ Chair in Basic Sc

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Hematology and Oncology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Surgery

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 723-0033
  • CN 3130

Education

  • Ph.D., Biology/Biological Sciences, G Indian Institute of Science, 1984

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Birla Institute of Technology, 1979

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BIOM 8215

    Fundamentals of Oncology I
  • BIOM 8040

    Intro to Faculty Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A Novel Splice Variant of HYAL-4 Drives Malignant Transformation and Predicts Outcome in Patients with Bladder Cancer, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Atypical chemokine receptors in tumor cell growth and metastasis., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Withania somnifera root extract inhibits fatty acid synthesis in prostate cancer cells., 2020
    Other
  • β-Arrestins Regulate Stem cell-like Phenotype and Response to Chemotherapy in Bladder Cancer., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

University Service

  • Graduate Students Selection Committee (RAC) 2020

    Role: Committee Member
  • Senate Faculty Award Committee 2020

    Role: Committee Member