MUSC Hollings Cancer Center
Shikhar Mehrotra, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
2001, PhD, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science & Research, Lucknow, India
2001 - 2006: University of Connecticut Health, Farmington, CT
1) To develop strategies that would generate a robust and long-lived anti-tumor CTL response. 2)To engineer T cell expressing tumor epitope specific T Cell Receptor (TCR). 3)To determine the strength of TCR receptor signaling in deciding the fate of CTL towards life or death.