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Cytogeneticist , educator , cancer geneticist

Ravindran Ankathil, Indian cytogeneticist, cancer geneticist, educator. Recipient Raja Ravi Sher Singh award Indian Council Medical Research, 1996; Union for International Cancer Control Yamagiwa Yoshida International Cancer Study fellow, 1999. Member Indian Association Cancer Research (life), Indian Association biomedical Scientists (life, Indra Vasudevan award for cancer research 1993), Indian Society Human Genetics (life).

Background

Ankathil, Ravindran was born on November 11, 1954 in Tirur, Kerala, India. Son of Thampakath Sankaran Nair and Ankathil Devaky Amma.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kerala University, Trivandrum, India, 1975. Master of Science, Kerala University, Trivandrum, India, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Kerala University, Trivandrum, India, 1992.

Career

Junior research fellow Regional Cancer Center, Trivandrum, 1979-1982, senior research fellow, 1982-1985, science officer, 1985-1993, assistant professor cancer research, 1993-1998, associate professor cancer research, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Indian Association Cancer Research (life), Indian Association biomedical Scientists (life, Indra Vasudevan award for cancer research 1993), Indian Society Human Genetics (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, gardening.

Connections

Married Kizhedath Jyothisree. Children: Anjana, Ranjana.

father:
Thampakath Sankaran Nair

mother:
Ankathil Devaky Amma

spouse:
Kizhedath Jyothisree

child:
Anjana Ankathil

child:
Ranjana Ankathil