Laboratories | Department of Life Sciences

Laboratories

  • VIROLOGY LABORATORY

    Cell culture systems for Hepatitis C and E Viruses One of the main goal of our laboratory is to explore HCV Gt3 and Gt4 in vitro replication system. Bioselection is based on similar strategy as... read more

  • VIRO LAB

    Lab's  focus is on the Drug Discovery against HEV  at Transcription and Post-translational level: The four enzymes of HEV, Methyl Transferase, Cysteine Protease, Helicase and RNA... read more

  • Protein Homeostasis Lab

    Project 1: Elucidating the novel regulators of mitochondrial protein quality control Mitochondrial dysfunction and loss of proteostasis have been designated as two major hallmarks of aging.... read more

  • Plant Molecular Biology Lab

    Role of G-quadruplexes in plant development Genetic information in the cell is determined not only by the nucleic acid sequence but also by the chemical modifications (such as cytosine... read more

  • Chromatin Biology & Epigenetics Lab

    Chromatin Remodelling Factors & Nuclear Receptor Signalling Since epigenetic regulators are critical for many basic biological processes, our lab is interested in elucidating the chromatin... read more

  • Translational Bioinformatics & Computational Genomics Lab

    Cancer Genomics and Bioinformatics Existing projects are emphasized on meta-analysis of cancer gene expression studies. This will provide information of significant genes and aberrant pathways... read more

  • Cancer Cell Signalling

    Cancer Cell Signalling lab is currently working in understanding the changes in cellular signalling pathways during drug resistance development and disease progression in colo-rectal cancers. The... read more

  • Bacterial Morphogenesis

    Bacterial cell wall morphogenesis: Bacteria have a peptidoglycan cell wall which maintains cell shape and combats osmotic stress. Far from being static, the peptidoglycan is highly dynamic and... read more