PEOPLE Associates (Former)
NCBS-TIFR & Joint Faculty ICTS-TIFR, Bangalore

Research Interests:
Mechanisms of endocytosis in metazoan cells
1. Structure and function of membrane rafts
2. Mechanism of endocytosis of GPI-anchored proteins via a novel dynaminindependent endocytic pathway
3. Functional genomics of endocytosis in Drosophila, a metazoan system capable of genetic manipulation
4. Understanding pathways of antigen presentation for loading onto MHC class II, and endocytic mechanisms related to virus induced immune evasion