Rudrapur: US Nagar – based scientist Anil Kumar Saxena has been listed among the ” top 2 % of scientists in the world ” by Stanford University. Saxena was enlisted for the third consecutive year on the list and ranked 344 for the subfield of organic chemistry, prepared by prof. John PA Ioannidis ‘ group published by Elsevier. Saxena is also ranked 356 in the subfield of medicinal & biomolecular chemistry, which puts him in the group of 0.43 % of world scientists. Saxena is presently presiding over as chairman, of the Global Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research in Kashipur.
He has served as an Emeritus scientist ( ICMR ) and chief scientist at Central Drug Research Institute Lucknow, for over 50 years.