Arun Prasath Damodaran, Ph.D.

Arun Prasath Damodaran, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
RNA Biology Laboratory


Arun Prasath Damodaran is a postdoctoral fellow in the RNA Biology Laboratory of the National Cancer Institute. He graduated from Anna University, India with a B.S. and M.S. in biotechnology in 2009. He performed his Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the University of Rennes, France. He joined the Functional Transcriptomics Section in March 2021 with the goal to perform exon deletion phenotypic screens and systematically identify alternative exons underlying tumorigenesis.

Areas of Expertise

RNA Splicing
Cell Cycle
Post-translational Modifications