RESEARCH
Doctoral

Molecular mechanisms underlying DNA double-strand break repair and homologous recombination

Advisor: Prof. James E. Haber

2010-

Selected to present work at three international research conferences

Brandeis University; Waltham, MA

Research Assistant

Genetics, cell biology and physiology of Iron metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster

Advisor: Dr. Fanis Missirlis

2007-2009

Assisted in establishment and management of new laboratory

Selected to present work at two international research conferences

Queen Mary University of London; London, UK

Masters

Serum proteomics and bioinformatics analysis for diagnostic molecular signatures of colorectal cancer

Advisor: Prof. John D. Norton

2006-2007

University of Essex; Colchester, UK

Undergraduate Research

Gene Silencing and RNA Interference

Advisor: Dr. Diti Chokshi

2006

Theoretical literature survey

M. G. Science Institute, Gujarat University; Ahmedabad, India

Plant Tissue Culture

Advisor: Prof. Harshang Pandya

2005

M. G. Science Institute, Gujarat University; Ahmedabad, India