Department of Biochemistry
Dr. Gowder earned PhD from the University of Madras, India and received fellowship from AIIMS (India), UT Southwestern Medical Center, and the LSU Health Sciences Center (US). He worked for the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (US) and Medical Universities in the West Indies. Currently, he is the Associate Professor of Basic Health Sciences at the College of Applied Medical Sciences, Qassim University, KSA.
Signaling pathway; Alcohol / drug metabolism; Phosphate metabolism / transport; Vitamin transport; Molecular evaluation of toxicity and diseases; Cancer biology; Xenobiotic biotransformation; Nutritional biochemistry; Food toxicology; Free radical biology -oxidative stress and cellular injury; Cellular transport and pharmacological binding; Cell culture studies and cellular assays; Surgery – uninephrectomy, cellular growth and hypertrophy; Pathological / clinical diagnosis; Gentics and molecular markers; General toxicological / carcinogenic evaluation; Anti cancer drugs – activity/ toxicity; Development of methods and techniques