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Vijayakumar Kakade, PhD

Associate Research Scientist

Contact Information

Vijayakumar Kakade, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Int Med - Nephrology

    PO BOX 208029

    New Haven, CT 06520-8029

    United States

Biography

Dr. Kakade received his Ph.D in Biochemistry from University of Mysore, India. After completing his Ph.D, he entered a postdoctoral training at University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, where his research focused on defining the candidate signals and sensors that regulate cell activation states in polycystic kidney disease. Dr. Kakade joined Yale University in 2016 where he established his research on the delineating the role of macrophages in cystogenesis in polycystic kidney disease and application of Imaging Mass Cytometry to understand the cell-cell interactions and cellular response involved in pathogenesis of human kidney diseases.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Mysore, Biochemistry (2013)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
CSIR-Senior Research FellowCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research2008

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Frontiers in MedicineReviewing Editor2021 - Present
Journal of Biomedical NanotechnologyReviewer2018 - Present
Journal of KidneyEditorial Board2018 - Present

Departments & Organizations