Riya Ann Paul, PhD (2023)

Thesis Title: Differential Hes-1 promoter activation in regulating stemness in neocortical development and neuroblastoma.

Lalitha Soundararajan, PhD (2021)

Thesis Title: Probing the molecules involved in retinal axonal guidance.

Subashini C, PhD (2018)

Thesis Title: Wnt5a signaling and its implications in cerebellar neurogenesis.


Dhanesh S B , PhD (2009-2017)

Thesis Title: Differential regulation of Notch target gene Hes-1: Implications in maintenance, proliferation and fate specific differentiation of neural progenitors during neocortical development.
Current Position:
Post Doctoral fellow,
Duke University, USA


Divya T S , PhD (2012-2017)

Thesis Title :Transcriptional regulation of homeobox gene Tlx3 and its downstream targets in developing cerebellum.
Current Position:
Thermo Fisher, Bangalore


Abdul Rasheed V T , PhD (2008-2014)

Thesis Title: Identification of specific microRNAs involved in differentiation of retinal ganglion cells.
Current Position:
Assistant Professor,
Govt. College, Chittor, Kerala, India


Divya M S, PhD (2007-2013)

Thesis Title: Neural differentiation of embryonic and umbilical cord blood derived mesenchymal stem cells for possible cell replacement therapy in glaucoma model.
Current Position:
Post-Doctoral Researcher
Cell Conversion Technology Unit
RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies
Yokohama, Japan-2300045


Sanalkumar R S, PhD (2005-2010)

Thesis Title: Characterization of regulatory pathways involved in the maintenance and differentiation of embryonic stem cell derived neural progenitors and their potential use in regenerative therapy for temporal lobe epilepsy.
Current Position:
CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland


Indulekha C L, PhD (2005-2010)

Thesis Title: A study of hippocampal neurogenesis associated with temporal lobe epilepsy and the role of notch signalling in transcriptional regulation of Tlx3, a selector gene involved in excitatory vs inhibitory fate specification.
Current Position:
Asst. Professor
Amrita University



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