Eri S. Srivatsan, Ph.D.

Work Address:
11301 Wilshire Blvd Bldg 304 Rm E2-218
CAMPUS -169147

Associate Professor, Surgery
Member, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area
Principal Investigator, Center for Oral/Head & Neck Oncology Research

Dr. Srivatsan obtained his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. He had his post doctoral training under Dr. Eric Stanbridge at UC Irvine. After working in the Department of Pediatrics at UCLA for eight years, he joined the Surgical faculty at UCLA in 1995. His major focus of research interest is in Human genetics and Gene Therapy. He has trained a number of undergraduate, and medical stduents and surgical residents.


A selected list of publications:

Zainabadi K, Benyamini P, Chakrabarti R, Veena MS, Chandrasekharappa SC, Gatti RA, Srivatsan ES   A 700-kb physical and transcription map of the cervical cancer tumor suppressor gene locus on chromosome 11q13 Genomics. , 2005; 85(6): 704-14.
Mendonca MS, Farrington DL, Mayhugh BM, Qin Y, Temples T, Comerford K, Chakrabarti R, Zainabadi K, Redpath JL, Stanbridge EJ, Srivatsan ES   Homozygous deletions within the 11q13 cervical cancer tumor-suppressor locus in radiation-induced, neoplastically transformed human hybrid cells Genes, chromosomes & cancer. , 2004; 39(4): 277-87.
Namazie A, Alavi S, Aghamohammadi N, Aghamohammadi M, Calcaterra TC, Wang MB, Srivatsan, ES   Fluorescence in situ hybridization for detecting TP16 MTS1/CDK41 gene deletions in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck Cancer Genet Cytogenet, 2003; 141(1): 49-55.