Jai Prakash works as an Assistant Professor at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden, and also holds a position at BiOrion Technologies in the Netherlands as VP Preclinical Research. He received his education in Pharmaceutical Sciences and further specialized in Pharmacology. Thereafter, he received his Ph.D. degree in cell-specific targeted therapeutics for renal fibrosis (with honours) from the University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands. Then, he worked with a joint position at the University of Groningen and BiOrion Technologies where he developed targeted therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and liver fibrosis which is now further developed by BiOrion for clinical application. He recently joined Karolinska Institutet where he is conducting his research on tumor stroma targeting. Dr. Prakash has served as a Guest Editor for Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology to prepare a special issue on "Potential applications of peptides in tumor targeting". He is a regular reviewer for many reputed peer-review journals in the field of drug targeting and cancer. He has been an invited speaker for many international conferences.
Biography Updated on 9 December 2012