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Tulasi Khandan

Class Year: G3



  • M.D./Ph.D. Program


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Biographical Information:

Hometown:  New Haven, CT



Undergraduate Education:  BS/08 Chemistry/MIT


Research Interests:

Research Interest:

Advisor:Thomas Loughran, MD

Graduate Program:Biomedical Sciences



Meeting Presentations:

  • 2008
    American Society of Hematology, San Francisco, CA (poster)




Ivanovska I, Khandan T, Ito T, Orr-Weaver TL (2005) A histone code in meiosis:  the histone kinase, NHK-1 is required for proper chromosomal architecture in Drosophila oocytes Genes Dev 19(2):2571-82 PMID: 16230526

Cornejo M, Gilliland G, Khandan T (2009) Crosstalk between Notch and AKT signaling differentially regulates megakaryocyte development from hematopoietic stem cells or committed progenitor cells Dvt Cell (in press)

Kharas MG, Okabe R, Ganis JJ, Gozo M,

Khandan T

, Paktinat M, Gilliland DG, Gritsman K (2010) Constitutively active AKT depletes hematopoietic stem cells and induces leukemia in mice


115(7):1406-15 PMCID: PMC2826762




Tulasi Khandan


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