Bio Patrika Volume 2, Issue 1

First issue of Bio Patrika 2021 is available now as combined PDF with compilation of 14 author interviews, 3 Healthcare startup founder interviews and 1 article on awards published online between December 2020 to January 2021.

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Chakrabarti on her thoughts about “injury mediated training of the innate immune system”

Dr. Sveta Chakrabarti’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Dr. Chakrabarti is currently working as an India Alliance (Wellcome/DBT) Postdoctoral Fellow in Prof. Sandhya S. Visweswariah at the Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development, and Genetics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Dr. Chakrabarti published a paper entitled “Intramacrophage ROS Primes the Innate Immune System via JAK/STAT and Toll Activation” as a first and senior author in Cell Reports journal (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Datta on her thoughts about “method to rapidly identify target sites of HIV virus neutralizing antibodies”

Dr. Rohini Datta’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Dr. Datta is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the lab of Jin Billy Li at Department of Genetics, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University, USA. Work presented here is done as part of her PhD thesis in the lab of Prof. Raghavan Varadarajan at Molecular Biophysics Unit, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Dr. Rohini published a paper entitled “A facile method of mapping HIV-1 neutralizing epitopes using chemically masked cysteines and deep sequencing” as a first author in Proc Natl Acad Sci USA journal (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Mr. Kalapala on his thoughts about “the antimycobacterial potential of bacteriophage”

Mr. Yeswanth Chakravarthy Kalapala’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Mr. Kalapala is currently a Research assistant in the lab of Dr. Rachit Agarwal at Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering, Division of Interdisciplinary Research, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. He published a paper titled “Antimycobacterial potential of Mycobacteriophage under disease-mimicking conditions” as a first author in Frontiers in Microbiology (2020).

Bio Patrika Volume 1, Issue 1

First issue of Bio Patrika is available now as combined PDF with compilation of 15 author interviews published online between September to November 2020.

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Torsekar on his thoughts about “the predator-prey spatial games”

Dr. Viraj R. Torsekar’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Dr. Torsekar is currently a Postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior in The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. He completed his PhD from the Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore under Prof. Rohini Balakrishnan’s supervision. For this paper, he worked with Dr. Maria Thaker on an interesting topic of predator-prey spatial games and published a paper titled “Mate-searching context of prey influences the predator–prey space race” in Proceedings of the Royal Society B journal (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Mr. Duddu on his thoughts about “regulation of cell fate decisions”

Mr. Atchuta Srinivas Duddu’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Mr. Duddu is currently a PhD student in the Cancer Systems Biology Laboratory of Dr. Mohit Kumar Jolly at the Centre for BioSystems Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore. Mr. Duddu completed his M. S. (ECE) from University of California San Diego and B. Tech. (Instrumentation) from IIT Kharagpur. He published a paper titled “Multi-stability in cellular differentiation enabled by a network of three mutually repressing master regulators” as the first author in Journal of the Royal Society Interface (2020).