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Department :  Human Genetics

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Name:Dr. Kamlesh Guleria
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Molecular Genetics
e Mail:guleria_k@yahoo.com ; kamleshg.human@gndu.ac.in
Best Ten Publications:1. Guleria K, Singh HP, Kaur H, Sambyal V (2005) ABO Blood Groups in Gastrointestinal Tract (GIT) and Breast Carcinoma Patients. The Anthropologist, 7 (3): 189-192. 2. Guleria K, Vanita V, Singh D, Singh JR (2007) Novel "pearl box cataract" associated with mutation in the connexin 46 (GJA3) gene. Mol Vis; 13: 797-803. 3. Guleria K, Sperling K, Singh D, Varon R, Singh JR, Vanita V (2007) A novel mutation in the connexin 46 (GJA3) gene associated with autosomal dominant congenital cataract in an Indian family. Mol Vis; 13: 1657-1665. 4. Guleria, K. and Sambyal, V. (2010). Spectrum of Chromosomal Aberrations in Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes of Gastrointestinal Tract (GIT) and Breast Cancer Patients. International Journal of Human Genetics 10(1-3): 147-158. 5. Al-Balool HH, Weber D, Liu Y, Wade M, Guleria K, Nam, PLP, Rowe W, Clayton J, Coxhead J, Irving J, Lastowska M, Elliott D, Hall A, Santibanez-Koref M, Jackson MS (2011). Identification of abundant and evolutionarily conserved post transcriptional exon shuffling events in human. Genome Research; 21(11):1788-1799. 6. Guleria K, Sharma S, Manjari M, Uppal MS, Singh NR, Sambyal V (2012). p.R72P, PIN3 Ins16bp Polymorphisms of TP53 and CCR5Δ32 in North Indian Breast Cancer Patients. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev; 13(7):3305-11 7. Kapahi R, Manjari M, Uppal MS, Singh NR, Sambyal V, Guleria K (2013). Association of -2549 I/D polymorphism of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) with Breast cancer in North Indian Patients. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers; 17(3): 242-248. 8. Kapahi R, Manjari M, Sudan M, Uppal MS, Singh NR, Sambyal V, Guleria K (2014). Association of +405C>G and +936C>T Polymorphisms of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor gene with Sporadic Breast Cancer in North Indians. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention; 15(1):257-63. 6. Kapahi R, Guleria K, Sambyal V, Manjari M, Sudan M, Uppal MS, Singh NR (2014). Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene polymorphisms and breast cancer risk in Punjabi population from North West India. Tumour Biol; DOI 10.1007/s13277-014-2404-0. 9. Kaur S, Sambyal V, Guleria K, Manjari M, Sudan M, Uppal MS, Singh NR, Singh G, Singh H (2014). Analysis of TP53 Polymorphisms in North Indian Sporadic Esophageal Cancer Patients. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention; 15 (19), 8413-8422 10.Kapahi R, Guleria K, Sambyal V, Manjari M, Sudan M, Uppal MS, Singh NR (2015). Association of VEGF and VEGFR1 polymorphisms with breast cancer risk in North Indians. Tumor Biology; 36:4223-4234.
Awards and Honours:Young aspiring cataract research scientist award from Senju Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Japan in the 5th "Asian Cataract Research Conference", June 23-26, 2004 Seoul, South Korea. Vocational Service Award from Rotary Club Amritsar, October, 24, 2008