Zebrafish Epidermis Research Laboratory

Mahendra Sonawane

   
 
Group Leader
 
 

Mahendra did his PhD from the University Of Pune, and his Post Doctoral Research with Prof. Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, at the Max Planck Institute of Developmental Biology

 

Mandar Phatak

   
 
PhD Student
 
 

Mandar works on plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

He did his M.Sc in Biotechnology from the Institute of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, University of Pune

 

Clyde Pinto

   
 
PhD Student
 
 

Clyde works on cell polarity regulators in the maintenance of epidermal architecture

He did his M.Sc in Biochemistry from Seth Gordhandas Sundardas Medical College, KEM, University of Mumbai

 

Prateek Arora

   
 
PhD Student
 
 

Prateek works on cell polarity regulators in the maintenance of epidermal architecture

He did his B.Sc(H) Microbiology from Ram Lal Anand College, University of Delhi

 

Kirti Gupta

   
 
PhD Student
 
 

Kirti works on Plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

She did her M.Sc in Life Sciences from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

 

Geetika Chouhan

   
 
PhD Student
 
 

Geetika works on Plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

She did her M.Sc in Life Sciences from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

 

Natasha Steffi Lewis

   
 
M.Sc Student
 
 

Natasha works on Plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

She did her B.Sc Life Sciences and Biochemistry from St. Xavier's College, University of Mumbai

 

Ameya Khandekar

   
 
M.Sc Student
 
 

Ameya works on cell polarity regulators in the maintenance of epidermal architecture

Ameya did his B.Sc(H) Chemistry from Sri Venkateswara College, Universtiy of Delhi

 

Sudipta Mukherjee

   
 
M.Sc Student
 
 

Sudipta works on Plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

Sudipta did his B.Sc(H) Life Sciences from Presidency University, Kolkata

 

Shruti Kulkarni

   
 
Junior Research Fellow
 
 

Shruti works on plasma membrane homeostasis in cell size regulation and epidermal homeostasis

She did her M.Sc in Biotechnology from MES Abasaheb Garware College, University of Pune

 

Indraneel Damle

   
 
Junior Research Fellow
 
 

Indraneel works on cell polarity regulators in the maintenance of epidermal architecture

He did his M.Sc in Biotechnology from MES Abasaheb Garware College, University of Pune

 

Alumini:

  • Dr. Renuka Raman: Currently a post doctoral fellow at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA
  • Shinjini Ray: Currently a graduate student at the Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Dr. Chandrashekhar Joglekar: Currently an Assistant Professor at the Tata Institue of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India
  • Dr. Monica Nagendran: Currently a post doctoral fellow at the Stanford University, California, USA
  • Sonal: Currently a graduate student at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Munich, Germany
  • Ojas Deshpande: Currently a graduate student at the Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal
  • Rahul Rote: Currently a graduate student at the McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • Chaitanya Dingare: Currently a graduate student at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
  • Jaydeep Sidhaye: Currently a graduate student at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany
  • Shruti Desai: Currently a graduate student at the University of Münster, Münster, Germany
  • Aditya Mulay: Currently a graduate student at the University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
  • Sourabh Bhide: Currently a graduate student at the Eurpean Molecular Biology Laboratory, Hiedelberg, Germany
  • Vivek Belapurkar: Currently a graduate student at the Indian Institute of Sciences, Bengaluru, India
  • Payal Gori
  • Shweta Dharap