Centre for Biotechnology
Anna University,
Chennai 600 025

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Anna University
Chennai 600 025

Field of Expertise

* Stem Cell Technology

* Cancer Biology

* Cardiovascular Therapeutics

* Angiogenesis

* Tissue Engineering

Previous Academic and Administrative Positions Held

• Director, Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, May-2016 to April 2019.

• Deputy Director, Centre for International Affairs, Anna University, Chennai, April-2013 to August-2013

• Chief Coordinator, BUILDER program (Sponsored by DBT) , May 2016-May 2019

• Additional Chief Coordinator, University Innovation Cluster, Anna University, July 2017-Till date

• Professor, Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, September 2019 to till Date.

• Associate Professor, Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, June-2012 to June 2015.

• Assistant Professor, Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, December-2009 to May- 2012.


* Member of Board of Studies - Chairman of Syllabus Committee Anna University, Chennai

* Expert Member, Review Team of Department of Scientific & Industrial Research(DSIR), Ministry of Science &Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi...... more info
• Tamilnadu State Award ( TANSA ) for best Scientist in “Medical Sciences” for 2018. Prof. M. Vishwanathan Honour award for outstanding research awarded by M.V. Diabetes Research Centre and Hospitals, Chennai (2017). ...... more info
Comprehensive and in-depth knowledge in vascular biology, Redox Biology, cardiovascular and stem cell biology. Developed techniques to isolate beating cardiomyocytes from rat pups and mastered isolation of stem cells from Umblical Cord, Bone marrow and cardiac explants...... more info


  • M.Phil


University of Madras


  • Ph.D  


University of Madras


  • MBA      


Anna University

Research Expertise