Nagendra Singh

Associate Professor

Nagendra Singh

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pathology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-6238
  • (706) 721-6608
  • CN 1176

Education

  • Ph.D., Biology/Biological Sciences, G Jawaharlal Nehru University, 1998

  • MS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Jawaharlal Nehru University, 1992

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Allahabad University, 1989

Awards & Honors

  • 1. Session Co-Chair: Regulatory T cells (IRC3), (IRC3) at Annual Meeting of American Association of Immunologists (AAI), May, 2016 at Seattle. 2016

  • 2016 American Association of Immunologists early career faculty travel American Association of Immunologists, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDS 3000

    Biological Chemistry
  • BCMB 9300

    Research
  • BCMB 8201

    Cur Topics & Tech in MB
  • BIOM 8240

    Intro to Imm/Inf Disease
  • OBMP 9300

    Research
  • BCMB 9010

    Seminar in BMB
  • MOLM 8130

    Adv Top Mole & Cell Immun
  • BIOM 8021

    Biochem & Gene Regulation
  • BCMB 8340

    Elements of Scientific Pres

Teaching Interests

Immunological techniques, Signaling via antigen receptors, lipid metabolisms,

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Benefits of short-chain fatty acids and their receptors in inflammation and carcinogenesis., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • An essential role of Ffar2 (Gpr43) in dietary fibre-mediated promotion of healthy composition of gut microbiota and suppression of intestinal carcinogenesis., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Microbiota-Dependent Hepatic Lipogenesis Mediated by Stearoyl CoA Desaturase 1 (SCD1) Promotes Metabolic Syndrome in TLR5-Deficient Mice., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • RCAD/Ufl1, a Ufm1 E3 ligase, is essential for hematopoietic stem cell function and murine hematopoiesis., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • RCAD/Ufl1, a Ufm1 E3 ligase, is essential for hematopoietic stem cell function and murine hematopoiesis., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Interaction between diet, gut microbiota and colonic inflammation and carcinogenesis, generation of lymphocyte responses against tumors and pathogens

Department Service

  • BMB website committee 2016 - Present

  • Director, BMB seminar series 2016 - Present

  • Space Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • MCG admission Committee 2016 - Present

University Service

  • Biosafety Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • GCC Flow core committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member