Dr Karan Shah


Dr Karan Shah graduated from Amity University, Noida with a B.Tech in Biotechnology in 2008 and from The University of Sheffield with an MSc in Molecular Medicine in 2009. Karan completed his NIHR Biomedical Research Unit for Musculoskeletal Disease funded PhD investigating the effects of metal ions and nanoparticles on bone cell physiology in May 2014. He carried working on this project thanks to an  ORUK funded Post-Doctoral Fellowship until the end of 2016.

Karan has moved his research focus to bone and cancer – and in particular the mechanisms of breast cancer metastasis to bone and is currently working on a Breast Cancer Now funded project.

EMail: k.shah@shef.ac.uk