Dr Drupad Trivedi

Research Associate

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Dr Drupad Trivedi is lead research associate in Parkinson's Disease Diagnostics project - Nose2Diagnose, at Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, Manchester University, funded by Michael J Fox Foundation and Parkinson's UK.

Dr Drupad Trivedi graduated in Biomedical Sciences at Middlesex University in 2008 and immediately followed it up with a PhD in Metabolomics at Middlesex University, London. He completed his doctoral thesis on discovery of Down syndrome biomarkers in maternal urine for prenatal screening of the chromosomal abnormality in 2012 and then worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the same year. Dr Trivedi has worked as an honorary research fellow for ELK-Foundation of health and biomedical research extending his interest in personalised medicine. Dr Trivedi, also advices and aids in experimental design and method development for metabolomics research at MAP, Diagnostics, UK – for biomarker discovery to screen and diagnose multiple prenatal chromosomal abnormalities during pregnancy.

Dr Trivedi joined Professor Roy Goodacre at Manchester Institute of Biotechnology in 2013 working on CRUK funded cancer metabolomics project along with many other multidisciplinary areas involving metabolomics and chemometrics analyses. In 2017, Dr Drupad Trivedi joined Professor Perdita Barran to work on the Parkinson’s project. Dr Drupad Trivedi is the lead post-doctoral research associate in metabolomics project for Parkinson’s diseases diagnostics funded by Michael J Fox Foundation and Parkinson’s UK. In his current role at the University of Manchester, Dr Trivedi combines his personal research interests in personalised medicine and biomarker discovery from bio-fluids. Dr Trivedi leads the metabolome and volatilome exploration for understanding key differences in Parkinson’s skin surfaces.

Areas of expertise

  • QD Chemistry - Metabolomics, Mass Spectrometry, Biomarkers, Chromatography, Parkinson's disease

Education / academic qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Science

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