Dr. Manasi Das did her Master in Life Sciences from Sambalpur University, Odisha, India. After that, she did her Ph.D. from the Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, under the supervision of Dr. Sanjeeb Kumar Sahoo, where she studied on Nanodrug delivery for breast cancer therapy. Presently, she is Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA. Her research focuses on understanding the role of time-restricted feeding/eating intervention in breast cancer. Here, Manasi and Deepak talks about their work titled “Time-restricted feeding normalizes hyperinsulinemia to inhibit breast cancer in obese postmenopausal mouse models” published in Nature communications.
Ms. Anamika Sharma’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Ms. Sharma is a PhD student in the lab of Prof. Gaiti Hasan at National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bangalore. Anamika published a paper entitled “Modulation of flight and feeding behaviours requires presynaptic IP3Rs in dopaminergic neurons” as a first author in eLife journal (2020).