School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Student Profile

Chaitanya Sikharam
Former Researcher
        Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Human Connectome Project, Brain Mapping, Brain Computer Interface, Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence, Network Security, Programming, Assembly and Machine Language.


Yuan Y, Peng C, Li K, Hussain M, Sikharam C, Guthikonda M, Ding Y. Ethanol reduces expression of apoptotic proteins after hypoxia/reoxygenation in a brain slice model. Neurol Res. 2012 May;34(4):373-8. PMID:22643082

Ali A, Konakondla S, Zwagerman NT, Peng C, Schafer S, Ding JY, Dornbos D 3rd, Sikharam C, Geng X, Guthikonda M, Kreipke CW, Rafols JA, Ding Y. Glycerol accumulation in edema formation following diffuse traumatic brain injury. Neurol Res. 2012 Jun;34(5):462-8. Epub 2012 Mar 20. PMID:22450152

Guangwen Li, Xianwei Zeng, Tailing Ji, Vance Fredrickson, Tony Wang, Mohammed Hussain, Yumin Luo, Changhong Ren, Jian Chen, Chaitanya Sikhram, Yuchuan Ding Xunming Ji. A New Thrombosis Model of the Superior Sagittal Sinus Involving Cortical Veins. World Neurosurgery, in press

Kochanski R, Peng C, Higashida T, Sikharam C, Guthikonda M, Ding Y. Neuroprotection Conferred by Ethanol Therapy in Experimental Stroke: An Inhibitory Effect on Hyperglycolysis and NADPH Oxidase Activation. (Submitted to Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism in August 2012)

Medical Education

Osmania Medical College
Hyderabad, India