Aligarh Muslim University, India
Prof. Sartaj Tabassum is working as Professor in the Department of Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He was awarded Senor Research Fellowship (1988) and Research Associateship (1991) by CSIR New Delhi and in 1994 he was appointed as lecturer in the department of chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University. He has published 120 papers in the journals of international repute. He has presented his research work and delivered invited lectures in conferences/symposia. He is a life member of ICC, CRSI, ISCB, DNA Society of India and American Nano Society. He has successfully guided 17 Ph.D and 4 M.Phil students. He has successfully completed many research projects granted by TWAS, Italy, CSIR, New Delhi, DBT, Govt. of India. As a distinguished Scientist, Prof. Tabassum was awarded Overseas Associateship award in 2005 by DBT, Govt of India. He has signed several MoU and joint research collaboration with University of Camerino UNICAM, Italy, USM Malaysia and USTC Hefei, China. He has visited many countries for academic pursuit particularly, China, USA, Italy and King Saud University Riyad Saudi Arabia as fellow, visiting Professor and for the international conferences. Prof. Tabassum is working in the area of medicinal inorganic chemistry and his main focus is the design and synthesis of hetero-bimetallic complexes which have potential to act as cancer chemotherapeutics. Three patents have been granted Indian ( 01) and US ( 02) in which he has claimed that the new drug will be very effective with minimal side effects and it will be available at very low cost.
Design and Synthesis of Nano Metal based drugs for cancer