(HEAD OF THE R&D TEAM)
Dr. Venkataramana. M, completed Masters in Microbiology from Andhra University, Vishakapatnam and obtained PhD degree in Biotechnology from Defence Food Research laboratory, Mysore University, Mysore. More than 50 international peer reviewed publications, 13 patents, 8 text book chapters for his academic scientific credit.
He gained over 10 years of experience accountable for the development of immune therapeutics including protein therapeutics, monoclonal antibodies/ vaccine products for human application. Vaccine immunology and immune diagnostics, with diverse backgrounds that includes leadership roles with ability to supervise product development from strategy design to process optimization and market linkages. He has rich experience of delivering Bio derived API with thorough understanding of the Regulatory guidelines pertaining to vaccines and Bio-pharma space
AWARDS AND APPRECIATIONS:
2017- OTV Best social entrepreneur finalist.
2017- Social Innovation grant from DFID Villgro.
2016- Young Scientist @ Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences.
2016- Associate fellow @ Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences.
2012- PR Verma Best Research paper award @ Association of Mycology and pathology.
2011- Best Research paper and speaker award @ Association of Microbiologists of India.