Stem cell expert member for Institutional Committee for Stem Cell Research for NUCSReM, Yenopoya University and Innov4sight. Thirty years of basic and applied clinical research experience globally, as Senior Scientist at GIOSTAR, India; Investigator in-charge at Cognate Bioservices Ltd. Israel and Clinical Assistant Professor at Amrita Center for Nanoscience and Molecular Medicine. Postdoctoral fellow and Doctoral student from Hadassah-Hebrew University, Israel. Published 13 research articles, one book chapter, five international issued patents and guided two students and one Ph.D