Graduate School
University of Calcutta - India , Biochemistry
Graduate School
University of Nebraska at Lincoln (1997)

Research Interest

  • Role of Cycloxygenase-2 in radiation and chemo-resistance.
  • Role of small molecule inhibitors as radio-sensitizers


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The Cyclin Dependent Kinase 2 Inhibitor Downregulates Interleukin 1-Beta Mediated Induction of Cyclooxygenase 2 Expression in Human Lung Carcinoma Cells
Mukhopadhyay P, Ali MA, Nandi A, Carreon P, Choy H and Saha D Accepted for publication in Cancer Research In Press
Correlation of HER1/EGFR expression and degree of radiosensitizing effect of the HER1/EGFR-tyrosine kinase inhibitor erlotinib
Kim JC, Ali MA, Nandi A, Mukhopadhyay P, Choy H, Cao C and Saha D Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics In Press In Press
Enhancement of radiation effects by combined docetaxel and flavopiridol treatment in lung cancer cells.
Kim JC, Saha D, Cao C and Choy H Radiotherapy and Oncology May 2004 71 213-221
The antiangiogenic agent SU5416 down-regulates phorbol ester-mediated induction of cyclooxygenase 2 expression by inhibiting nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate oxidase activity
Saha D, Sekhar M, Cao C, Morrow JD, Choy H and Freeman ML Cancer Research October 2003 63 6920-6927
COX-2 inhibitor as a radiation enhancer: new strategies for the treatment of lung cancer.
Saha D, Pyo H and Choy H American Journal of Clinical Oncology August 2003 26 S70-S74

Honors & Awards

  • Recipient of FAMRI Young Clinical Investigator Award
  • Recipient of American Association for Cancer Research Award
  • Recipient of FAMRI Young Clinical Scientist Award
  • Recipient of National Research Service Award