Dr. Chandrakumar Shanmugam

Professor, Department of Pathology

Department of Pathology
MNR Medical College & Hospital
MNR Nagar, Faswalwadi, Sangareddy,
Email ID: chandrakumarshanmugam.mch@mnrindia.org


1 NIBM,India Alabama, USA MBA (Hospital ,Healthcare & Research Management) 2018 – 2020
2 UAB, Alabama, USA PD Fellowship (Onco- Pathology & Cancer Research) 2005 – 2010
3 JIPMER, Pondicherry Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India M.D., Pathology 2001 – 2004
4 NTR University, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India M.B.B.S 1993 – 1999


  • 1. Shanmugam C, Katkoori VR, Jhala NC, Grizzle WE, Siegal GP, Manne U. p53 Nuclear accumulation and Bcl-2 expression in contiguous adenomatous components of colorectal adenocarcinomas predict aggressive tumor behavior. J HistochemCytochem. 2008 Mar;56(3):305-12.
  • 2. Shanmugam C, Jhala NC, Katkoori VR, Wan W, Meleth S, Grizzle WE, Manne U. Prognostic Value of MUC4 Expression in Colorectal Adenocarcinomas. Cancer. 2010 Aug 1; 116(15):3577-586.
  • 3. Manne U,Shanmugam C, Bovell L, Katkoori VR, Harvey Bumpers. miRNAs as biomarkers for management of patients with colorectal cancer. Biomark Med. 2010 Oct;4(5):761-70. Review.
  • 4. Shanmugam C, Hines RB, Jhala NC, Katkoori VR, Zhang B, Posey JA Jr, Bumpers HL, Grizzle WE, Eltoum IE, Siegal GP, Manne U. Evaluation of lymph node numbers for adequate staging of Stage II and III colon cancer. J HematolOncol. 2011 May 28;4(1):25. Manne U, Shanmugam C, Katkoori VR, Bumpers HL, Grizzle WE. Development and Progression of Colorectal Neoplasia. Cancer Biomarkers 2011, 9, 235-265
  • 5. Katkoori VR, Shanmugam C, Jia X, Vitta SP, Salih C, Sthanam M, Chen D, Zhang B, Bumpers HL, Callens T, Messiaen L, Grizzle WE and Manne U. Prognostic Significance and Gene Expression Profiles of p53 Mutations in Microsatellite-Stable Stage III Colorectal Adenocarcinomas. PLoS One 2012, 7(1): e30020.
  • 6. Bovell L, Shanmugam C, Katkoori VR, Zhang B, Vogtmann E, Grizzle WE and Manne U.microRNAs are Stable in Formalin-Fixed Paraffin-Embedded Archival Tissue Specimens of Colorectal Cancers Stored for up to 28 Years. Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 2012, 1(4), 1937-40.
  • 7.Evaluation of lymph node numbers for adequate staging of Stage II and III colon cancer C Shanmugam, RB Hines, NC Jhala, VR Katkoori, B Zhang, JA Posey, ... Journal of hematology & oncology 4 (1), 1-9
  • 8.Molecular biomarkers of colorectal cancer and cancer disparities: current status and perspective U Manne, T Jadhav, BDK Putcha, T Samuel, S Soni, C Shanmugam, ... Current colorectal cancer reports 12 (6), 332-344
  • 9.Prognostic value of loss of heterozygosity and sub-cellular localization of SMAD4 varies with tumor stage in colorectal cancer X Jia, C Shanmugam, RK Paluri, NC Jhala, MP Behring, VR Katkoori, ... Oncotarget 8 (12), 20198
  • 10.Association between Hepatitis C Virus Infection, p53 Phenotypes, and Gene Variants of Adenomatous Polyposis Coli in Hepatocellular Carcinomas LN Council, C Shanmugam, EA Suswam, VR Katkoori, MJ Heslin, ... Journal of digestive diseases and hepatology 2016 (5)
  • 11.Higher Expressions of miR-21, miR-106a, miR-181b, and miR-203 are Associated with Poor Prognosis in Colorectal Cancer Patients L Bovell, VR Katkoori, C Shanmugam, CH Lee, S Meleth, HL Bumpers,... Cancer Research 70 (8 Supplement), 4037-4037
  • 12.COVID-2019 - A Comprehensive Pathology Insight. NRSK ChandrakumarShanmugam, Abdul Rafi Mohammed, SwarupaRavuri, VishwasLuthra Pathology Research & Practice 216, 153222
  • 13.Meta-Analysis of Robustness of COVID-19 Diagnostic Kits During Early Pandemic. Shanmugam C, Behring M, Luthra V, Leal SM, Diffalha SA, Varambally S, Netto GJ, Manne U.medRxiv. 2021 Jan 20:2021.01.16.21249937. doi: 10.1101/2021.01.16.21249937