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Krishna Kumar, Ph.D., is a professor of chemistry in the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University. Dr. Kumar and his group are interested in the areas of research that lie at the interface of chemistry and biology. The main goal of his research is to use chemical and biological methods to create novel and functional molecules to help understand the mechanism of, and/or control biological processes.

Dr. Kumar can speak about:

  • Biological chemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Evolution of enzymes
  • Medicinal chemistry
  • Origin of life
  • Organic chemistry
  • Peptide therapeutics