Bio America Organizing Committee

Mukesh Verma

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health


Biography: Mukesh Verma is Chief of the Epidemiology and Genomics Research Progra ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biomarkers, Epigenetics, Epidemiology Technologies, Proteomi ReadMore...

Brij M Gandhi

Neo BioMed Services
Formerly Adviser to the Government of India

Ministry of Science and Technology, Department of Biotechnology

Biography: Brij. M. Gandhi is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Neo BioM ReadMore...

Research Interest: Immunology and diagnostics for parasitic, bacterial and vira ReadMore...

Katta Jayaram Reddy

University of Wyoming

Biography: .J. Reddy distinguished scientist and professor was born in India. He ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nanotechnology/environmental issues, Geochemistry of Water,E ReadMore...

Sagar M Goyal

Veterinary Population Medicine
University of Minnesota


Biography: Sagar M. Goyal is Professor, Dept of Veterinary Population Medicine, C ReadMore...

Research Interest: Veterinary Population Medicine

Ara Kanekanian

Programe Director
Cardiff School of Health Sciences
Cardiff Metropolitan University


Biography: Dr. Ara Kanekanian gained his PhD from Reading University – UK ReadMore...

Research Interest: Probiotics & Prebiotics,Protein chemistry & enzymology, Prod ReadMore...

Sandhya Gupta

Principal Scientist
National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources

Biography: Dr. Sandhya Gupta Currently working as a Principal Scientist at Nation ReadMore...

Research Interest: Tissue Culture and Cryopreservation

Indira Shrivastava

Research Assistant Professor
University of Pittsburgh

Biography: Indira Shrivastava is in the School of Medicine at University of Pitts ReadMore...

Research Interest: Functional dynamics of biomolecular complexes, Molecular mod ReadMore...

Cheorl-Ho Kim

Department of Biological Science
Sungkyunkwan University


Biography: Cheorl-Ho Kim has completed his Ph.D at the age of 28 years from The U ReadMore...

Research Interest: Mechanisms of glycan-mediated Hepatis B viral oncogenesis an ReadMore...

Mariapia Viola-Magni

University of Perugia

Biography: Mariapia Viola-Magni has Degree in Medicine and Surgery, PhD Scuola No ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cell proliferation in vivo and in vitro, non premitotic DNA ReadMore...

Alexander A. Kamnev

Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms

Russian Academy of Sciences

Biography: Alexander A. Kamnev is a Leading Scientist at the Institute of Biochem ReadMore...

Research Interest: Application of spectroscopic techniques in studying biomolec ReadMore...

Vakhtang Barbakadze

Head of Laboratory of Plant Biopolymers
Tbilisi State Medical University

Biography: Vakhtang Barbakadze has completed his Ph.D and D.Sci. at the ages of 3 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant biopolymers, Organic Chemistry

Tiina Leiviska

Senior Researcher
Chemical Process Engineering Laboratory

University of Oulu

Biography: Tiina Leiviskä received her M.Sc. degree in Chemistry in 2001 and a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Water treatment chemicals, coagulation-flocculation in water ReadMore...

Shiv Kant Shukla

Assistant General Manager
Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL)

Biography: Shiv Kant Shukla has done Ph.D in Biotechnology and has diversified ex ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biotechnology and its allied areas

Dr. Vijai Kumar Gupta

Lead Researcher
NUI Galway

Biography: Dr. Vijai Kumar Gupta, is Lead Researcher at Department of Biochemistr ReadMore...

Research Interest: Fungal Biology & Biotechnology, Bio-fuels & Bioenergy Resear ReadMore...

Sharad R. Khandelwal

Associate Professor
University of Pune

Biography: He received B.Sc, M.Sc and Ph.D degrees in Microbiology from Institute ReadMore...

Research Interest: Bio-remediation, Bio-degradation, Siderophores and secondary ReadMore...

Nipunjot Kaur

Assistant Professor
Khalsa College, Punjab

Biography: She is the Assistant Professor in Biotechnology at Khalsa College, Pat ReadMore...

Research Interest: Genetic Engineering. rDNA technology

Venkata Dasu Veeranki

Department of Biotechnology

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Biography: Venkata Dasu Veeranki is a Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Ind ReadMore...

Research Interest: Bioprocess development (upstream to downstream), Metabolic E ReadMore...

Suman Kapur

Dean,International Programmes and Collaboration Division
Senior Professor, Biological Sciences Department

Birla Institute of Technology & Science Pilani

Biography: Suman Kapur is the Dean, International Programmes and Collaboration Di ReadMore...

Research Interest: Genetic markers for vulnerability to chronic human diseases, ReadMore...

Evans Clifton Coutinho

Professor and Head
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Bombay College of Pharmacy

Biography: Evans Clifton Coutinho is the Professor and Head - Department of Pharm ReadMore...

Research Interest: NMR of peptides, strategic design of anti infective agents u ReadMore...

Smita C Pawar

Assistant Professor & Chairperson
BOS in Genetics

Osmania University

Biography: Smita C. Pawar, Assistant Professor, former Head, Department of Geneti ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cancer Genetics , Epigenetics , Angiogenesis and drug desig ReadMore...

Mugasimangalam C Raja

President, Founder and CEO
Genotypic Technology

Biography: Mugasimangalam C Raja, holds a Masters & Ph.D in Biotechnology from Ma ReadMore...

Research Interest: AgriGenomics, Big data analysis pipelines and medical annota ReadMore...

Rajiv Dutta

Institute of BioScience and BioEngineering

Biography: Lecturer (Senior Scale) at the Biological Science Group, Birla Institu ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biochemical Engineering, Cell & Tissue Culture Technology, N ReadMore...

Bina Pani Das

Former Joint Director
Centre for Disease Control (DGHS)
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare


Biography: Bina Pani Das completed her Ph. D from Delhi University. She is a Med ReadMore...

Research Interest: Medical Entomology

Narayana Sai Baba KV

Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology

GITAM University

Biography: Assistant Professor Department of Biotechnology GITAM University In ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biosorption, Mass Transfer studies on packed and fluidized ReadMore...

Saheem Ahmad

Assistant Professor
Laboratory of Glycation Biology and Metabolic disorders
Department of Bio-Sciences

Integral University

Biography: Saheem Ahmad has completed his Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University, A ReadMore...

Research Interest: Glycomics and Lipidomics, Immunology

P. Prakash Babu

Professor and Head
Department of Biotechnology
School of Life Science

University of Hyderabad

Biography: Prakash Babu is Professor and Head, Department of Biotechnology, Unive ReadMore...

Research Interest: Therapeutic potential of stem cells in stroke in rat model ReadMore...

P. B. Kirti

Department of Plant Sciences
School of Life Sciences

University of Hyderabad

Biography: P B Kirti completed his PhD from the Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant genetic manipulation

Utpal Bhadra

Senior Wellcome Trust Fellow (United Kingdom
HFSP Young Investigator (G8 Countries)
Senior Principal Scientist

Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology

Biography: Utpal Bhadra obtained his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Advanced Cytogenetics fro ReadMore...

Research Interest: (1) To understand the complete mechanism of gene silencing ReadMore...

Veena Agrawal

Department of Botany

University of Delhi

Biography: Veena Agrawal, Progessor in Department of Botany, University of Delhi, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Plant tissue culture and biotechnology (Micropropagation and ReadMore...

Vaibhav Vindal

Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology
School of Life Science

University of Hyderabad

Biography: After obtaining his Post-graduate degree in Biotechnology from Univers ReadMore...

Research Interest: Transcriptional regulation studies in Mycobacterium tubercul ReadMore...

Nidhee Chaudhary

Amity Institute of Biotechnology

Biography: Nidhee Chaudhary is working as Professor at Amity Institute of Biotech ReadMore...

Research Interest: Industrially and therapeutically important enzymes along wit ReadMore...

Shashi Singh

Chief Scientist
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology

Biography: Shashi Singh, Chief Scientist, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Hyder ReadMore...

Research Interest: Stem Cell Biology and Tissue Engineering Basic biology of Ad ReadMore...

Mrutyunjay Suar

Director, School of Biotechnology &CEO, KIIT-Technology Business Incubator
KIIT University

Biography: Mrutyunjay Suar is the founder School of Biotechnology, KIIT Universit ReadMore...

Research Interest: Salmonella Typhimurium (STm) and Salmonella Enteritidis (SEn ReadMore...

Subhendu Ghosh

Formerly Professor
University of Hyderabad

University of Delhi

Biography: Under Graduate education from Presidency College (Calcutta University) ReadMore...

Research Interest: (i) Biophysics and Electro-physiology of Ion Channels and th ReadMore...

Sunit K. Singh

AssociateProf, Head, Molecular Biology Unit, Institute of Medical Science, Banaras Hindu University
Banaras Hindu University

Biography: Dr. Sunit K. Singh is Associate Professor (Molecular Immunology) and h ReadMore...

Research Interest: Molecular Biology,Internal Medicine,Neurology

A. Thirugnanam

Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology & Medical Engineering

National Institute of Technology Rourkela

Biography: A. Thirugnanam completed his PhD from Indian Institute of Technology M ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biomaterials, Biomechanics and Rehabilitative engineering, N ReadMore...

Suman Kundu

Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry

University of Delhi South Campus

Biography: Suman Kundu is associate professor, University of Delhi South Campus, ReadMore...

Research Interest: • Structure-Function Relationship in Hemoglobins; Hemo ReadMore...

Subha Narayan Rath

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

Biography: Subha Narayan Rath, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engi ReadMore...

Research Interest: Tissue engineering, Characterization and application of nove ReadMore...

Mohammed Kuddus

Associate Professor
University of Hail,Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia

Biography: Dr. Mohammed Kuddus completed his PhD in Biotechnology and joined Inte ReadMore...

Research Interest: microbial enzymes and protein biotechnology