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Meetha Medhora, PhD

Meetha M. Medhora, PhD

Professor, Radiation Oncology, Pulmonary Medicine and Physiology


  • Radiation Oncology

Contact Information


PhD, Molecular Biology, Jawaharial Nehru University, New Delhi, India, 1984
MS, Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, 1979
BS, Human Physiology, Physics and Chemistry, First Class Presidency College, University of Calcutta, India, 1977



Research Associate, Renal Division, Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center, St. Louis, MO (1990-1994)

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Genetics, Washington School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (1984-1990)

Research Interests

Mitigation of radiation injury to the lungs
Vasoreactive and antiapoptotic actions of epoxyeicosatrienoic acids (EETs) and 20-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid (20-HETE, products of the essential fatty acid, arachidonic acid