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Nancy Karunakaran Nirmala, Indian research scientist. Recipient Junior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Indiana Research, 1979-1982, Research Associate, Indian Council of Medical Research, 1985-1988; Georgiana Sweet Fellowship, Australian Federal of University Women, 1990. Member of Union for International Cancer Control.

Background

Nirmala, Nancy Karunakaran was born on February 22, 1948 in Chennai, India. Daughter of Karunakaran and Seemanthini.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Womens Christian College, Chennai, 1976. Master of Science, University Biochemistry Laboratory, Chennai, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in BioChemistry, Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1984.

Career

Junior research fellow department biochemistry MMC, Chennai, 1979—1982. Lecturer immunology Amala Cancer Research Center, Trichiu, 1983—1991. From assistant professor to professor department molecular oncology Cancer Research Institute, Adyar, India, 1993—2007, professor department molecular oncology India, since 2007.

Teaching and researcher Cancer Institute, Chennai, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book chapter) Progress in Hematology, 2002.

Membership

Member of Union for International Cancer Control.

Connections

Married Neerattil Sankaran Vasudevan. Children: Karan, Sanjayan.

father:
Karunakaran Seemanthini

mother:
Seemanthini

spouse:
Neerattil Sankaran Vasudevan

child:
Karan Nirmala

child:
Sanjayan Nirmala