For more than ten (10) years I have been an experienced researcher in the field of natural product based drug discovery. I have engaged as Scientist in the Department of Life Sciences at the Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST, India). I have published a number of peer-reviewed papers, fourteen to be exact, related to the Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology in renowned, international journals. I was also given the opportunity to work at University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine as a post-doctoral fellow, validating a phyto pharmaceuticals against different subtype of breast cancer. Till to the date, I have published several high impact journal papers including JNCI, J Med Chem, IJC, Biochemical Pharmacology, Cancer Letters, Pharmacological research, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, etc. I have also published a US-patent and a book-chapter with other co-authors.
Dr. Suman Kumar Samanta focused on the Development of drugs from Indian Medicinal plants against metabolic syndrome including cancer. He also has expertise in pharmaceutics, tumor biology and cancer therapeutics. Currently, he is involved in a project, where he is trying to establish a compound (isolated from an edible plant) as an anti-cancer agent for the different subtype of breast cancer