Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering (2010-2015), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India.
M.Tech Nanomedical Sciences (2008-2010), Amrita Centre for NanoSciences, Kochi, India.
M.Sc Biochemistry (2005-2007), PSG College of Arts and Sciences, Coimbatore, India.
B.Sc Biochemistry (specialized in Biotechnology) (2002-2005), PSG College of Arts and Sciences, Coimbatore, India.
♦ Targeted Combinatorial Nanomedicines for Cancer
♦ Organo-Inorganic Biomaterials for Theranostics
♦ 2010- 2014: MHRD Institute Teaching Assistantship, IIT Bombay
♦ 2013: DST Travel Grant
♦ 2011: Bioencapsulation Research Group Travel Grant
♦ 2008-2010: DST fellowship, MTech Nanomedical Sciences, ACNS
♦ 2006: JNCASR summer research fellowship
♦ Indian Association for Cancer Research
♦ American Society for Nanomedicine
♦ Indian Society of Nano Medicine
♦ A Shanavas, S Sasidharan, D Bahadur, R Srivastava, Magnetic core-shell hybrid nanoparticles for receptor targeted anti-cancer therapy and magnetic resonance imaging, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 486, 112-120, 2017
♦ A Shanavas*, K Byagari*, A K Rengan, G C Kundu and R Srivastava, Biocompatible Amphiphilic Pentablock Copolymeric Nanoparticles for Anti-Cancer Drug delivery, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, vol 10, 1-11, 2014. * Equally Contributed Authors
♦ A Shanavas*, R Agrawal*, S Yadav, M Aslam, D Bahadur, and R Srivastava, Polyelectrolyte Coated Polymeric Nanoparticles for Controlled Release of Docetaxel, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, Vol. 8, 1–10, 2012. * Equally Contributed Authors
♦ Rajesh Patel, Asifkhan Shanavas, Mohammed Aslam, Dhirendra Bahadur, Rohit Srivastava, Magnetic polycaprolactone nanoparticles for anticancer drug delivery. Journal of Nanoscience Letters. 2013, 3: 8.
♦ Asifkhan Shanavas, Dhirendra Bahadur, Rohit Srivastava, Core or/and Surface modified Nanomedicines for Controlled Release of Drug, 2012 12th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO) The International Conference Centre Birmingham 20-23 August 2012, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
♦ Multi-layer Nanocomposite, Application number: 811/MUM/2011, Indian Patent Number: 271416, Date of filing: 21st March 2011, Date of grant & recordation in the register of patent: 19th Feb 2016.
♦ Photo-disintegrable, Near-Infra Red responsive gold coated poly (Lactic-co-Glycolic acid) nanostructures and a process for its preparation, Indian patent application number: 4082/MUM/2015. (Inventor from INST, Mohali)
♦ Invited Talk at 3rd Annual Personalized Nanomedicine Symposium, 2016, Florida International University, Miami, USA
♦Invited talk at ICMR sponsored National Conference on Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery Research: Innovations, Challenges and Opportunities, 2015, SPPSPTM, NMIMS, Mumbai.
♦ International Symposium on Nanotechnology and Cancer Theranostics (ISNACT), 2015, IIT Bombay.
♦ Indo-Australian conference on Tissue Engineering, Drug Delivery System and Regenerative Medicine (BiTERM), 2015, Anna University.
♦ 4th Annual Meeting of American Society for Nanomedicine, 2014, Maryland, USA.
♦ 3rd NanoToday Conference, 2013, Singapore.
♦ 4th Bangalore Nano conference. 2011. Bangalore, India.
♦ XIX International Conference on Bioencapsulation, 2011, Amboise, France.
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