Shailly Varma Shrivastav

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Shailly  Varma Shrivastav ©UWinnipeg
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Shailly Varma Shrivastav
Assistant Professor


  • Cancer
Areas of Expertise:
  • Cancer
  • Cell biology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Signaling
Languages Spoken:
  • English
Available To:
  • Appear on radio or TV
  • Appear as a public speaker
  • Provide comment to media
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others

Dr. Shailly Varma Shrivastav is an assistant professor in The University of Winnipeg's Department of Biology. She holds a MSc and PhD in biochemistry and during her PhD studies she developed biosensors for the detection of hydrogen peroxide.

Varma Shrivastav has also worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Lund University and University of Saskatchewan.

Presently, she is studying proteins that are abrogated in cancer, in specific protein kinase B and mammalian target of rapamycin. The overreaching goal of her research is to identify whether these molecules can serve as diagnostic and prognostic markers.

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