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Durai Sellegounder

  • Ph.D
  • Postdoctoral Research Assoiate
  • Washington State University
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Postdoctoral research associate in Sunlab at Washington State University, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Spokane. Expertise in working with model organism Caenorhabditis elegans, basic microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, transcriptomics and quantitative proteomics. Quick learner, critical thinker and voracious literature reader. An enthusiastic and self-motivated researcher with skill sets including conceiving ideas for new projects, grant writing, lab management, and project execution.

Recent publications

  • Proteomic investigation of <i>Vibrio alginolyticus</i> challenged <i>Caenorhabditis elegans</i> revealed regulation of cellular homeostasis proteins and their role in supporting innate immune system

    • Durai S
    • Singh N
    • Kundu S
    • et al.
  • Caenorhabditis elegans-basedin vivoscreening of bioactives from marine sponge-associated bacteria againstVibrio alginolyticus

    • Durai S
    • Vigneshwari L
    • Balamurugan K

Professional experience

Postdoctoral Research Assoiate

Washington State University

April 2015 - Present

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Hyderabad

December 2013 - March 2015(a year)



Alagappa University

July 2008 - December 2013(5 years)

M.Sc (Integrated 5 year course)

Annamalai University

August 2002 - May 2007(5 years)

Co-authors (15)

  • Murugananthkumar Raju