PhDs

Ann Mary Alex (2019)

Thesis Title: Control of monoamine Bio Synthetic pathway in Autism Phenotypes.


Swathy B, PhD (2010 - 2016)

Thesis Title: Evaluation Pharmaco - Epigenomic response of Antipsychotic Drugs
Current Position:
Research Associate
Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (inStem), Bengaluru.


Sanish Sathyan, PhD (2009-2015)

Thesis Title: Delineation of genes associated with remodeling of extracellular matrix and endothelial dysfunction in Intracranial Aneurysm
Current Position:
Post Doctoral Fellow
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York


Saradalekshmi K R, Phd (2009-2015)

Thesis Title: Intersection of Genetics and Epigenetics in Schizophrenia
Current Position:
Research Associate
Khalifa University, UAE


Lekshmy Srinivas, PhD (2005-2013)

Thesis Title: Genetic Predisposition to Schizophrenia in South Indian Population: An Immunogenetic Perspective
Current Position:
Post-doctoral Fellow
Laboratory Medicine & Molecular Diagnostics, RGCB


Linda Koshy Vaidyan, PhD (2003-2009)

Thesis Title: Genetic Dissection of Intracranial Aneurysms in South Indian Population
Current Position:
Research Associate
Inter-University Centre for Genomics and Gene Technology
Trivandrum, Kerala, India


Neetha N V, PhD (2003-2009)

Thesis Title: Pharmacogenetic Profiling for Theranostic Evaluation of Schizophrenia in a South Indian Population
Current Position:
Post-Doctoral Research Associate at (Miller Lab)
University of Nebraska, Lincoln


Chandrasekhar Natarajan, PhD (2001-2008)

Thesis Title: Population dynamics, molecular phylogeny and characterization of antimicrobial peptides of teak defoliator (Hyblae puera cramer)
Current Position:
Senior Research Associate
University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Rasmi Thomas, PhD (2000-2005)

Thesis Title: Immunogenetic Profiling and Disease Association of HLA Class India 1 Genes in different population of Kerala
Current Position:
Chief, Host Genetics Section
US Military HIV Research Program (MHRP)
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, MD


Anitha A Pillai, PhD (1996-2003)

Thesis Title: Molecular signatures of Tribal Populations in Kerala based on DNA Finger printing
Current Position:
Associate Professor, Genetics Laboratory
Institute for Communicative and Cognitive Neurosciences (ICCONS)
Kerala, India


PhDs (Collaborative programs)

Shabeesh Balan, PhD (2008-2012)

Thesis Title: Pharmacogenetic evaluation of drug resistant epilepsy patients in a south Indian population
Current Position:
Research Scientist
Laboratory for Molecular Psychiatry
RIKEN- Brain Science Institute, Japan


Manna Jose, PhD (2006-2010)

Thesis Title: Pharmacogenetic study to evaluate the teratogenic effects of anti-epileptic drugs
Current Position:
Research Associate
SCTIMST


Post-doctoral Fellows

Sreekumar R, PhD

Current Position:
Research Specialist
Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Missouri, US


Dr. Arani Chatterjee, M.B.B.S, M.Phil., PGCPM

Current Position:
Senior Vice President
Clinical Research, Biological E limited, Hyderabad, India


Krishnan M, PhD

Current Position:
Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Microbiology and Immunology/Center for Airway Inflammation Research, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA


Saadi Abdul Wahab, PhD

Current Position:
Associate Professor
Department of Biotechnology, KMC Life Sciences, Manipal


Dr. Mini, MD, DM

Current Position:
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatric Neurology, Medical College, Trivandrum, India


Project Scientist

Sujatha Baskaran, PhD

Current Position:
Consultant
Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital, India


Contact

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
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