PhD Students

B. Sandya Rani

Qualification

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MSc in Applied Microbiology

Research

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Human Gut Microbiota

Area of Research

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Metagenomics, Gut Microbiota

Kirankumar Baskaran

Qualification

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MSc in Medical Biochemistry

Research

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Area of Research

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Human Genetics

Robin Penugula Lazarus

Qualification

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MSc in Medical Microbiology

Research

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Evaluation of Immune Responses to Rotavirus Infection and Vaccination in Indian Infants
Supplemented with Zinc and Probiotics

Area of Research

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Biomedical Science (Immunology/Virology)

Farzana Begum Liakath

Qualification

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MSc in Biotechnology

Research

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Role of Toll-like Receptors and Mannose Binding Lectins using an In vitro and In vivo Approaches

Area of Research

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Biomedical Science

Dr. Deepthi Kattula

Qualification

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BDS, MSc in Epidemiology

Research

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Natural History of Cryptosporidial Infection in a Birth Cohort in a South Indian Semi Urban Slum

Area of Research

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Epidemiology

Santosh George

Qualification

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MSc in Biomedical Genetics

Research

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Role of Zoonosis in Transmission of Soil Transmitted Helminths

Area of Research

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Molecular diagnostics, Vaccinology

Dr. Ira Praharaj

Qualification

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MD (Microbiology)

Research

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Enteric Infections, Gut Inflammation and Immune Response to Oral Poliovirus Vaccine

Area of Research

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Molecular Diagnostics, Vaccinology

Dr. Sidhartha Giri

Qualification

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MD (Microbiology)

Research

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Mucosal Immunity to Poliovirus Following Administration of Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV)

Area of Research

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Vaccinology

Dr. Rajan Srinivasan

Qualification

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MBBS, MPH

Research

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Sentinel Surveillance System for Identifying Rare Vaccine Related Serious Adverse Events

Area of Research

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Public Health-Vaccinology/Health Systems

Dr. Saravanakumar P. K.

Qualification

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BSMS, MSc in Epidemiology

Research

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Enteric Infections and the Efficacy of Oral Poliovirus Vaccine

Area of Research

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Epidemiology

Dr. Arun K. S.

Qualification

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BHMS, MSc in Epidemiology

Research

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Effect of Early Childhood Infections and Malnutrition on the Physical Growth and Cognitive
Development during the Late Childhood

Area of Research

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Epidemiology