Current PositionDivision of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts.
CMIB DegreePhD CMIB, Michigan State University, 2009
- BVSc & AH, Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, 2002, Kerala Agricultural University, India, 2002
- MVSc, Veterinary Microbiology, 2004, Madras Veterinary College, India, 2004
The mechanisms by which pathogenic bacteria enter and cause disease in host are fascinating. Equally intriguing are the ways by which they evade the host immune response. I want to focus on the identification and functional
characterization of virulence determinants of pathogenic bacteria as well as on their expression pattern.