Dr Harish Datta
Consultant/Senior Lecturer

Background

I am a Chemical Pathologists with clinical and scientific interest in metabolic disease.

Qualifications

MBBS, PhD, FRCPath

Previous Positions

MRC Clinical Training Fellow
Wellcome Research Fellow

Memberships

American Society fro Bone and Mineral Research
Society for Endocrinology

Research Interests

Genetics and molecular biology metabolic bone disease.

Other Expertise

Nanobiology studies and cell signalling.

Current Work

Genetics of osteoporosis and osteopetrosis.
Isolation and characterzation of novel osteoblast genes.

Future Research

We have isolated three novel gene from rat osteoblasts which are regulated by oxidative stress, we intend to characterize the genes by in vitro cell and mice knock-outs.

Postgraduate Supervision

Genetics and molecular biology studies.

Funding

EU
EPSRC
BBSRC & Local Biotech Industry

Undergraduate Teaching

NME seminars to Stage 1
Lecture to Satge 11