Women in science: I am a woman, a wife, a mother, and a scientist!

Dr. Manveen K Sethi serves as Instructor of Biochemistry at the Boston University School of Medicine, USA. She did her Ph.D. at Macquarie University (MQ), Australia, under the primary supervision of Dr. Morten Thaysen-Andersen,where she utilized mass spectrometry proteomics and glycomics analysis to understand underlying molecular mechanisms in colorectal cancer . After her Ph.D., she joined Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), USA, as a postdoctoral associate under Prof. Joseph Zaia, where she is currently employed in a research faculty-track position of Instructor. Her research work involves identifying and characterizing biomolecules such as proteins and glycans using mass spectrometry techniques and utilizing this information to understand biomolecular deregulation in human diseases, such as cancer and Alzheimer’s disease. Recently, she received a Bright Focus Foundation fellowship award to investigate extracellular matrix changes in Alzheimer’s disease.

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 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.

Workshop on Science News Writing

Science Media Centre at IISER Pune is organising an Online Workshop on Science News Writing.
Date: 17/11/2020 to 21/11/2020 (5 days)
Last date of registration: 14/11/2020
Eligibility: Anyone who has passed class 10th and has a strong interest in science news writing
Registration fee: None (It is a free workshop)
This is an online workshop.