Wahajuddin

Research & Institution

Institutional Contact

CSIR Central Drug Research Institute

Pharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics Division

Pre-Clinical North, Lab # 106
CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute
Sector-10, Jankipuram Extension
Sitapur Road, Lucknow-226031, INDIA
Phone: STD Code 0522 EPABX line 2772450, 2772550
Ext. 4849 (Office) 4850 (Lab)
Fax- 0522-2771941

 

Biography

Dr. Wahajuddin is working as senior scientist at Division of Pharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics, CSIR Central Drug Research Institute Lucknow India where he has been studying pharmacokinetics and biopharmaceutics of potential candidate molecules of CSIR-CDRI drug R&D pipeline (in addition to marketed drugs/metabolites/natural products) and deciphering the molecular mechanism(s) of ADME/disposition thereof. He has 88 research papers, 6 science popularization articles, 6 patents and 6 books chapters to his credit. HE has won many awards and accolades from national/state govt., industries, professional societies and international scientific bodies (including Humboldt research fellowship). At a very young age he has been elected member to national academies (National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Medical Sciences and Indian National Young Academy of Sciences). Dr Wahajuddin has contributed significantly in both exploratory as well as regulatory components of new drug discovery, development and delivery research. Recently, his significant contribution resulted in marketing of a product in India under trade name Reunion® for fracture healing. His noteworthy efforts led to a technology published in Nature Biotechnology and transferred for larger field trials.

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