Nilesh Gaikwad

Nilesh Gaikwad

Position Title
Associate Professor Department of Nutrition and Department of Environmental Toxicology

3209 Meyer Hall


  1. Ph.D., Bioorganic Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science
  2. M.Sc., Organic Chemistry, Pune University, India

Research Interests

The core areas of research in the Gaikwad Lab are:


Biomarkers of cancer risk and their use in cancer detection and prevention. Ercole Cavalieri, Eleanor Rogan and Nilesh W. Gaikwad. PCT Int. Appl. WO 2008067102 A2 20080605. 2008.