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Arti Pandey, PhD, CGC

Arti Pandey, PhD, CGC

  • Certified Genetic Counselor l




BS (Hons) (Biochemistry) – Panjab University, India
MS (Hons) Biochemistry) – Panjab University, India
PhD (Biochemistry) – Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, USA
MS (Genetic Counseling) – Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Honors and Awards

  • 2017  Best Professor in Biochemistry, Nepal Education Leadership Awards, Kathmandu, Nepal ( Thought Leaders, CMO Asia, Stars Group, CSRI)
  • 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017  Best Teacher Award, Kathmandu Medical College and Teaching Hospital, Basic Sciences, Duwakot, Bhaktapur, Nepal
  • 2007  Best Poster Award, West Coast Protein Crystallography workshop, ASILOMAR Conference Grounds, California, USA
  • 2001  Presidential Fellowship Award, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, USA

Research Interests

  • The Lynch syndrome - CMMRD spectrum
  • Genetic testing result variations by ethnicity
  • Childhood cancers in Lynch syndrome

Selected Publications

Neupane S, Khadka J, Rayamajhi S, Pandey AS. Binding modes of potential anti-prion phytochemicals to PrPC structures in silico. J Ayurveda Integr Med. 2023 Jul-Aug;14(4):100750. doi: 10.1016/j.jaim.2023.100750. Epub 2023 Jul 17. PMID: 37453159; PMCID: PMC10368899.

Bhattarai S, Pandey AS, Bastakoti S, Soderkvist P, Bhusal M. A case of keratitis, ichthyosis, and deafness syndrome with rickets. JAAD Case Rep. 2019 Dec 19;6(1):9-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2019.10.024. PMID: 31890828; PMCID: PMC6928269.

Sharma Pandey A, Joshi S, Rajbhandari R, Kansakar P, Dhakal S, Fingerhut R. Newborn Screening for Selected Disorders in Nepal: A Pilot Study. Int J Neonatal Screen Apr 10;5(2):18, 2019. doi: 10.3390/ijns5020018. PMID: 33072977; PMCID: PMC7510202.

Sharma Pandey A. Case reports of metabolic disorders from Nepal. Mol Genet Metab Rep Nov 19;21:100542, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.ymgmr.2019.100542. PMID: 31788425; PMCID: PMC6880005.

Pandey AS, Shrestha S. A novel frameshift mutation in the MLH1 gene in a patient with Lynch syndrome. Indian J Cancer Oct-Dec;55(4):410-412, 2018. doi: 10.4103/ijc.IJC_349_18. PMID: 30829280.

Pandey AS, Shreevastva NK, Neupane DP. Nicotine exposure, blood pressure, and inflammation in tobacco smokers and chewers in a rural community in Nepal. Subst Use Misuse Jun;49(7):798-803, 2014. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2014.880483. Epub 2014 Feb 3. PMID: 24491150.

Kofoed MA, Wampler DA, Pandey AS, Peters JW, Ensign SA. Roles of the redox-active disulfide and histidine residues forming a catalytic dyad in reactions catalyzed by 2-ketopropyl coenzyme M oxidoreductase/carboxylase. J Bacteriol Sep;193(18):4904-13, 2011. doi: 10.1128/JB.05231-11. Epub 2011 Jul 15. PMID: 21764916; PMCID: PMC3165643.

Pandey AS, Dixit HM. Selection criteria and pre-clinical academic performance in a private medical college in Nepal: a case study. Med Teach 33(4):e186-92, 2011. doi: 10.3109/0142159X.2011.546910. PMID: 21456976.

Pandey AS, Mulder DW, Ensign SA, Peters JW. Structural basis for carbon dioxide binding by 2-ketopropyl coenzyme M oxidoreductase/carboxylase. FEBS Lett Feb 4;585(3):459-64, 2011. doi: 10.1016/j.febslet.2010.12.035. Epub 2010 Dec 27. PMID: 21192936.

Pandey AS, Harris TV, Giles LJ, Peters JW, Szilagyi RK. Dithiomethylether as a ligand in the hydrogenase h-cluster. J Am Chem Soc Apr 2;130(13):4533-40, 2008. doi: 10.1021/ja711187e. Epub 2008 Mar 7. PMID: 18324814.

Pandey AS, Nocek B, Clark DD, Ensign SA, Peters JW. Mechanistic implications of the structure of the mixed-disulfide intermediate of the disulfide oxidoreductase, 2-ketopropyl-coenzyme M oxidoreductase/carboxylase. Biochemistry Jan 10;45(1):113-20. 2006. doi: 10.1021/bi051518o. PMID: 16388586.

Last update: August 2023