Congratulations to Dr. Meghna Singh (Assistant Professor in Department of Bio-Technology IMSEC Ghaziabad)
The project entitled "Functional characterization of Plasmodium falciparum Schizont Egress Antigen-1 (SEA-1) and validation of its potential as a blood stage malaria vaccine candidate. Or Development of parasite neutralizing antibodies that target entry and exit of the human red cells by the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum" is approved for funding under SERB TARE Scheme (Teachers Associateship for Research Excellence) for 3 years duration. Funding of Rs. 15 lacs+Fellowship of Rs. 60,000 (per year) for Project Investigator+Over-head charges would be provided by Science and Engineering Research Board for this project. The project would be Co-Mentored by Dr. Deepak Gaur, Professor and Dean Admissions, School of Biotechnology, Jawahar Lal Nehru University, New Delhi.