Vasudevan Seshadri has a Ph.D. degree in molecular biology and genetics from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. He accomplished his Postdoctoral Research in Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In 2004, he joined the National Centre for Cell Science, Pune, India, as a Research Scientist, where his research focus has been to understand the gene regulation beyond the transcriptional control. His laboratory studies include the mechanism of translation regulation of some key transcripts that are important in diseases like cataract, diabetes, and malaria. The major focus of his research interests is to understand gene regulation with specific focus on RNA-protein interactions that occur during translation of insulin in mammals.
Biography Updated on 24 November 2011