Sharad Purohit

Assistant Professor

Sharad Purohit

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Medical Laboratory, Imaging and Radiologic Sciences

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Center for Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine

  • (706) 721-3403
  • (706) 721-3482
  • CA II 4095


  • Ph.D., Science, Technology and Societ Devi Ahilya University, 2000

  • MS, Biochemistry Nagpur Univ, 1994

  • BS, Biochemistry Nagpur Univ, 1992

Awards & Honors

  • Career Development Award 2014

  • Faculty Transition Award 2010

  • Madison’s Who’s Who 2008

  • Advanced Post-doctoral Fellowship JDRF, 2006

  • Post-doctoral Fellowship JDRF, 2004

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CBGM 5085

    Genomics and Personalized Med
  • GNMD 8051

    Translational Genom/Proteomic
  • GNMD 8050

    Compu Methods in Geno and Gene
  • GNMD 8052

    Func Geno & Prote Using Anml M
  • GNMD 8060

    Genomic Medicine Seminar
  • CAHS 3110

    Human Physiology
  • CAHS 7110

    Principles of Human Physiology


Selected Recent Publications

  • Large scale discovery and validation studies demonstrate significant reductions in circulating levels of IL8, IL-1Ra, MCP-1 and MIP-1β in type-1 diabetes, 2015
  • Luminex and other multiplex high throughput technologies for the identification of, and host response to, environmental triggers of type-1 diabetes. , 2014
  • Twelve serum proteins progressively increase with disease stage in squamous cell cervical cancer patients, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Considerably elevated serum proteins in the TNF-α/IL6 pathway define subsets of type1 diabetes patients with nephropathy , 2013
  • Mycophenolic acid inhibits migration and invasion of gastric cancer cells via multiple molecular pathways, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

College Service

  • Interview Task force for admissions to MCG 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Archives of Microbiology and Biotechnology 2013 - Present

    Role: Editor