Chakravarthy in the Press 2019-01-28T15:51:40+00:00

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We Need to Do Better – The Search for Opiod Alternatives

From the news desk of UC San Diego Health: Krishnan Chakravarthy MD, PhD, a pain management specialist at UC San Diego Health and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, believes inflammation may be at the [...]

The Chakravarthy Lab website is GDPR compliant

This site ( is now GDPR compliant and addressing the requirements of The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679. This is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for [...]

Spinal cord stimulation and chronic pain: In the end it’s about the patient

Krishnan Chakravarthy writes in NeuroNews about how spinal cord stimulation can be used to treat chronic pain and how this can help America overcome its opioid epidemic. The statistics are clear, we are amid an [...]

Article – Intrathecal Drug Delivery and Spinal Cord Stimulation for Cancer Pain

Cancer-related pain affects approximately 9 million people worldwide each year, with the number of new cases expected to increase from 12.7 million in 2008 to 22.2 million by 2030.1,2 Cancer pain has been linked to [...]

Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy speaking at Drug Delivery West – San Francisco May 21-22 2018

Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy will be speaking at Drug Delivery West at the Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel in San Francisco in May. About the Event: The PODD teams bring to the West Coast a Drug Delivery [...]

Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy speaking at SBMT 15th Annual Congress – Millennium Biltmore Hotel in LA

Dr Krishnan Chakravarthy will be speaking at the SBMT 15th Annual Congress - Millennium Biltmore Hotel in LA in April. The 15th Annual World Congress of SBMT will bring together physicians, scientists, policy makers, funding [...]

Scientists find new benefit from inhaled anaesthetics to effectively combat lung infections

Lung viral and bacterial infections, like influenza and pneumonia, could be prevented through inhaled anaesthetics commonly used in surgeries, scientists suggest. New experiments have proven that the volatile anaesthetics, nitrous oxide and halothane, have powerful [...]

Anaesthesia may help us fight flu

Certain so-called "volatile" anaesthetics -- commonly used during surgeries -- may also possess powerful effects on the immune system that can combat viral and bacterial infections in the lung, including influenza and pneumonia, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin. [...]

Buffalo nanotech firm ready to grow

A Buffalo nanomaterials firm is hoping a new investment deal will help it accelerate product development and commercialization efforts. NanoAxis LLC is a six-year-old firm that focuses on using nanomaterials for various biomedical applications related [...]

Buffalo Business First  features Dr. Chakravarthy as a Rising Star

August 17, 2009

Dr. Chakravarthy speaks with Buffalo Business First about his vision for Nanotechnology.

The Buffalo Physician  features Dr. Chakravarthy and his new start-up, NanoAxis

Spring 2009

Dr. Chakravarthy wins the University of Buffalo Henry Panasci competition for his NanoAxis startup company, which focuses on using novel nanomaterials for cutting edge drug delivery applications in influenza research.