Damodara R. Mendu, PhD
- Practice Specialty
- Protein Biochemistry
- Medical Education
- Andhra Medical College
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Assistant Professor, Clinical Mass Spectrometry and Endocrinology
- Administrative Title
- Associate Director, Chemistry and Immunology
- Clinical Focus
Method development by Liquid Chromatography-Mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) and Gas Chromatography for quantitation of small molecule in biological fluids.
- Research Focus
Development of clinical laboratory tests using liquid-chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry.
Damodara Rao Mendu, Ph.D., DABCC, Associate Director of Chemistry and Immunology, and Assistant Professor of Clinical Mass Spectrometry and Endocrinology, is a board certified Clinical Chemist by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry. Dr. Mendu received his PhD in Protein Biochemistry from Andhra University, India, followed by post-doctoral fellowships in Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Georgetown University Department of Pathology and National Institute on Drugs of Abuse. He also completed additional fellowship training in Laboratory Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in NY.