Kaur Charanjit

Charanjit Kaur

  • Professor, Department of Anatomy
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Section Head, Anatomy and Development, BMC Neuroscience
  • Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Singapore Eye Research Institute
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, Punjabi University, India
  • BSc, Punjabi University, India
Research Interest(s)
  • Developing Brain and Retina
  • Hypoxia
  • Microglia
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Blood Brain Barrier
  • Blood Retinal Barrier
Recent Publications
  • 1. Cao Q, Karthikeyan A, Dheen ST, Kaur C, Ling EA. 2017 Oct. Production of proinflammatory mediators in activated microglia is synergistically regulated by Notch-1, glycogen synthase kinase (GSK-3 beta) and NF-kappa B/p65 signalling. PLoS One. 12(10):e0186764. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0186764
  • 2. Kaur C, Pal I, Saini S, Jacob TG, Nag TC, Thakar A, Bhardwaj DN, Roy TS. 2017 Jun. Comparison of unbiased stereological estimation of total number of cresyl violet stained neurons and parvalbumin positive neurons in the adult human spiral ganglion. J Chem Neuroanat. pii: S0891-0618(17)30037-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2017.06.004
  • 3. Kaur C, Ling EA. 2017 Feb. Transitory cystic cavities in the developing mammalian brain – normal or anomalous? J Anat. 230(2):197-202. doi: 10.1111/joa.12556.| Kaur C, Rathnasamy G, Ling EA. 2017 Jan. Biology of microglia in the developing brain. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 76(9):736-753. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nlx056.
  • 4. Kaur C, Ling EA. 2017 Jan. The circumventricular organs. Histol Histopathol. 32(9):879-892. doi: 10.14670/HH-11-881.