"We are using stem cells-microbial interaction to understand global health diseases including cancer"
-In an interview with Arnab Goswami from Times Now , Dr. Das,
founder director of KaviKrishna quoted the following in 2013
“I am interested in the deep evolutionary link between stem cells, cancer and microbes,” said Das. “If we can learn how to control the altruistic behavior of stem cells, we will have a new weapon in our disease fighting arsenal.”
Dr. Bikul Das is the founder Director of KaviKrishna since 2010. Dr. Bikul Das is an oncologist and stem cell researcher. After completing medical training in India, he did PhD in Oncology at the prestigious Institute of Medical Science- University of Toronto in the year 2007. He has pioneered research in stem cell altruism, an emerging field in biological altruism that challenges the dogma of Darwin’s evolutionary theory to explain diseases like cancer and tuberculosis. He has been practicing medical oncology through his telemedicine center in the famous silk village Sualkuchi, Assam, his birth place, as well as starting place of his medical research career since 1994.