Research In Cancer and Tumor

International Journal of Cancer and Tumor is a peer-reviewed international journal which provides a forum for prompt communication of original and innovative research findings that have relevance to understanding the etiology of cancer and to improving the treatment and survival of patients.


Editorial Board Member of Research In Cancer and Tumor

Post-doctoral Fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA

Research Areas

Organic Chemistry:Synthesis of anti-cancer agents, Cancer Biology, Drug Design and Development of Anti-cancer agents


2010-PresentPostdoctoral Research Scholar Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), New York
2004-2009Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry) St. Johns University, NY
2001-2004M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry) St. Johns University, NY

Academic Achievement

Award of Academic Excellence-Rho Chi Society(2007)


American Chemical Society(2003)
Indo-American Pharmacist Association(2009)

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  ď€­Patel, H. J.; Sarra, J.; Caruso, F.; Rossi, M.; Doshi, U.; Stephani, R. A. Synthesis and anticonvulsant activity of new N-1',N-3'-disubstituted-2'H,3H,5'H-spiro-(2-benzofuran-1,4'-imidazolidine)-2',3,5'-triones. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2006, 16 (17), 4644-4647.
[2]  Patel, H. J.; Patel, P.; Taldone T.; Chiosis, G. Design, Synthesis and In vitro Evaluation of Novel Purine Compounds as Selective Grp94 Inhibitors. 5th ICB&DD Annual Symposium on "Frontiers in Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery, Stony Brook University, N. Y., October 14, 2011.
[3]  Taldone, T., Patel, P.D., Kang, Y., Rodina, A., Patel, H. J., Talele, T., Chiosis, G. Rational design of small molecule inhibitors that bind to an allosteric pocket on human heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70). Proceedings of the 103rd Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, abstract number 3895. March 31-April 4, 2012, Chicago, lL.