Alan Prem Kumar

Kumar Alan Prem

  • Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology
  • Research Assistant Professor, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore
Joint Appointment(s)
  • John Knott Cancer Fellow, Cancer Council Western Australia, Australia
  • Adjunct Principal Research Fellow (Associate Professor), School of Biomedical Sciences, Curtin University, Australia
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of North Texas, USA
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of North Texas, USA
  • BSc, University of North Texas, USA
  • MSc, University of North Texas, USA¬†
Research Interest(s)
  • Breast Cancer Biology
  • Breast Cancer Pharmacology
  • Breast Cancer Biotherapy
Recent Publications
  • 1. Sethi, G., Shanmugam, M. K., Arfuso, F., & Kumar, A. P. (2018). Role of RNF20 in cancer development and progression - a comprehensive review.. Biosci Rep, 38(4). doi:10.1042/BSR20171287.
  • 2. Monisha, J., Roy, N. K., Padmavathi, G., Banik, K., Bordoloi, D., Khwairakpam, A. D., . . . Kunnumakkara, A. B. (2018). NGAL is downregulated in oral squamous cell carcinoma and leads to increased survival, proliferation, migration and chemoresistance. Cancers, 10(7). doi:10.3390/cancers10070228.
  • 3. Raghunath, A., Sundarraj, K., Nagarajan, R., Arfuso, F., Bian, J., Kumar, A. P., . . . Perumal, E. (2018). Antioxidant response elements: Discovery, classes, regulation and potential applications. Redox Biology, 17, 297-314. doi:10.1016/j.redox.2018.05.002.
  • 4. Shanmugam, M. K., Arfuso, F., Kumar, A. P., Wang, L., Goh, B. C., Ahn, K. S., . . . Sethi, G. (2018). Modulation of diverse oncogenic transcription factors by thymoquinone, an essential oil compound isolated from the seeds of Nigella sativa Linn. Pharmacological Research, 133, 213-214. doi:10.1016/j.phrs.2018.05.004.
  • 5. Shanmugam, M. K., Shen, H., Tang, F. R., Arfuso, F., Rajesh, M., Wang, L., . . . Sethi, G. (2018). Potential role of genipin in cancer therapy. Pharmacological Research, 133, 195-200. doi:10.1016/j.phrs.2018.05.007.