Ranjit S. Bindra MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and of Pathology; Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology | Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology

Office of Student ResearchGamma Knife Center, Yale-New HavenCancer Center, Yale: Head and Neck Cancer Surgery ProgramPathology: ExPath | Therapeutic Radiology/Radiation Oncology: Pediatric Radiotherapy Program; Stereotactic Radiosurgery/Gamma Knife Program; Radiobiology; Spine Radiosurgery Program; Therapeutic Radiology - Patient Care

Research Interests

DNA repair; Translational research; Clinical trials with experimental therapeutics; High-throughput drug screening more...


  • B.S., Yale Univeristy, 1998
  • Ph.D., Yale University Graduate School, 2005
  • M.D., Yale University School of Medicine, 2007

Selected Publications

  • Shahbazian D, Bindra RS, Kluger HM, Glazer PM. (2013) Radiation sensitivity and sensitization in melanoma.Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2013 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bindra RS, Goglia AG, Jasin M, & Powell SN. (2013) Development of an assay to measure mutagenic non-homologous end joining repair activity in mammalian cells. Nucleic Acids Research, Apr 12. PMID: 23585275
  • Bindra RS & Yahalom J. (2011) The important role of radiation therapy in early stage diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: Time to review the evidence once again. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 11(9):1367-78. PMID: 21929311



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