Ish Kumar

Associate Professor of Chemistry,

Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physics, Becton College

CONTACT INFORMATION

Courses

  • Inorganic Chemistry/Structural Inorganic Chemistry
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Drug Design and Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry I and II
  • General Chemistry Lab I and II

Research

  • Enzyme kinetics
  • Bioorganic Chemistry
  • Nano Chemistry

Education

  • BSc, Panjab University
  • MSc, panjab University
  • PhD, Institute of Microbial Technology, Panjab University Postdoctoral Fellow, SUNY, Upstate Medical University Research Associate, Wesleyan University

Academic Profile

Screening of synthetic and natural products and evaluations as modulators to clinically important enzyme targets. We are interested in how enzyme activities and structure changes on binding to small molecules. Our focus is on novel modulators, which could be activator or inhibitor using a combination of enzyme kinetics, computational chemistry, and molecular designing.

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