Vijay Suresh Akhade
(SRF-CSIR Fellow)

M.Sc.: Biotechnology, M.S. University, Baroda, India


I am working on Mrhl lncRNA and its role in regulation of Wnt signaling and gene expression during spermatogenesis.





Debosree Pal

(SRF-UGC Fellow)

M.Sc: Biotechnology, St. Xavier's College, Kolkata, India


I am working on elucidating the role of lncRNA mrhl in embryonic stem cell circuitry and early mammalian development
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Aditya Mahadevan
(JRF-CSIR Fellow)
M.Sc.: Biotechnology, M.S. University, Baroda, India

I am working towards understanding the role of post-translational modifications on histone variants in mammalian spermatogenesis.


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Dr. Roshan Fatima

PhD: B.H.U, Varanasi.
M.Sc.: Biochemistry, Andhra University
I am characterizing the putative human homolg of mouse lncRNA, mrhl and investigating its possible involvement in cancer.
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Nikhil Gupta

PhD: JNCASR, Bangalore, India
M.Sc.: Molecular & Human Genetics, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, India
My work is focused on obtaining insights into the role of transition proteins in chromatin dynamics during mammalian spermiogenesis.
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Monalisa Das

M.Sc.: Microbiology, Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Allahabad, India
My work focuses on the identification and characterization of a novel p68 interacting long non-coding RNA in human
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Prathima BN

M.Sc.: Molecular Genetics, universuty of Leicester, UK
Previous work in the lab dealt with identifying prognostic markers for Grafe IV primary GBM. Downregulation of Aebp1 transcription factor in such cells caused apoptosis. My work deals with deciphering the mechanism of cell death
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Shrinivas Nivrutti Dighe
M.Sc.: Biotechnology, University of Pune, Maharashtra, India
My work deals with Wnt/beta-catenin signaling induced lncRNA mrhl downregulation in mouse spermatogonial cells
Dhanur P Iyer

M.Sc.: Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India
I am working on the role played by lncRNA mrhl in mouse embryonic stem cells and embryogenesis
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Meenakshi P

B.Sc.: Biotechnology, Chemistry, Botany, Christ University, Bangalore, India
My work aims to elucidate the role of long noncoding RNA mrhl on the regulation of Sox8 gene in mouse spermatogonial cells
Bhavana Kayyar

B.Sc: Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Jyothi Nivas College, Bangalore India
I am working on studying the interaction of the RNA helicase p68 with lncRNA mrhl.
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Muniraju H
Pre-University College (PUC), Bangalore, India