Centre for Stem Cell Research

Christian Medical College

Office: +91 416 307-5140

Lab: +91 416 307-5139

Fax: +91 416 307-5103

Email: sunil.martin@cmcvellore.ac.in

Career Interests

Genome Editing for Gene and Cell Therapy

Cancer Stem Cells

Tumor modeling using the CRISPR/CAS9 system

Cancer Immunotherapy

Education
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow - 2007-2015 St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA.
  • PhD in Molecular Medicine (Breast Cancer Biology) - 2004- 2007 Liggins Institute, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • MSc in Medical Biochemistry - 1997-2000 JIPMER, Pondicherry, India.
Awards
  • Kelliher Trust Award for Research Innovation.
  • International Doctoral Scholarship, University of Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Maurice and Paykel Trust Grant.