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Baylor College of Medicine

USA

Biography

Dr. Kaipparettu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA. The major research focus of his research lab is to understand the role of metabolic reprogramming and mitochondria-nuclear crosstalk in cancer progression and metastasis. His lab uses transmitochondrial cybrid to compare different mitochondria in a common defined nuclear background to understand the significance of mitochondrial functional variation in the regulation of major cancer pathways. The lab is also actively involved in the development of new nano-based materials for bioimaging.