Kedar Nath Natarajan

Kedar Nath Natarajan
Fellow of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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.

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