Professor, Biophysics & Physiology, School of Medicine
Boston University, USA
Rahul Ray, Ph.D. Professor of Medicine, Research Professor of Biophysics and Physiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA. Received Ph.D. in Chemistry from Washington State University, Pullman, WA in 1980. Member, Special Emphasis Panel, Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Study Section, National Cancer Institute (2003 - Present). Member, Cancer Biology & Therapy Pilot Studies Study Section, National Cancer, Institute, 2008. Member, Sub-committee D, National Cancer Institute (2003) . Member, Special Emphasis Panel of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive & Kidney Disease (NIH) (1999).
Structure-function studies of cellular receptors for vitamin D steroid hormone Metabolic studies of vitamin D pathway Development of novel vitamin D analogs with therapeutic potential Nuclear receptor targeted photodynamic therapy of cancer Nanotechnology: development of nanosomal preparations of drugs and potential drugs for their efficient and targeted delivery.