Ph.D. Kedar Nath Natarajan is an Assistant Professor at the Functional Genomics and Metabolism Unit at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) at SDU.
Kedar Nath Natarajan was a Postdoctoral Fellow with Professor Sarah Teichmann and had joint appointments at Wellcome Sanger Institute and European Bioinformatics Institute in Cambridge, UK. He holds a Ph.D. from Imperial College London, UK, working jointly between the Faculty of Medicine (with Professor Ana Pombo) and Department of Mathematics (with Professor Mauricio Barahona). He has a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology and a Dual Bachelor’s in Computer Sciences from India.
He is a recipient of prestigious fundings and awards including the Medical Research Council (MRC)-Centenary Award, MRC-Career Development Fellowship and Marie Curie Ph.D. fellowship among others.
Kedar Nath Natarajan’s research investigates the fundamental process of the cell cycle during embryonic development at single-cell resolution using state-of-art imaging and next-generation sequencing technologies. Simply, how a single fertilized cell divides, scales and generates the incredible complexity of cell types, tissues and organs within human body. Kedar Nath Natarajan has extensive experience with high–throughput single-cell genomics approaches, including important publications in the field.