Sovan Sarkar

Sovan Sarkar

Colleges, School and Institutes

Willingness to take PhD students

Yes

PhD projects

Dr Sarkar is interested in supervising doctoral research in the following areas:

The role and regulation of autophagy in human embryonic stem cells and in differentiated adult cell types
The molecular mechanisms of mammalian autophagy in its role in cellular homeostasis, neurodegeneration, aging and metabolism
Mechanisms of cellular degeneration and proteostasis in disease-relevant human cell types derived from disease-specific induced pluripotent stem cells
Drug discovery in human disease-affected cell types derived from disease-specific induced pluripotent stem cells