Dr. Meena Desai

Scientist-C

Email: mends153[at]gmail[dot]com
Phone: +( 91-22) 2419 2026
Department: Molecular Immunodiagnostics

Academic Background

  • PhD:NIRRH – University of Mumbai, Biochemistry, 1994
  • MSc: Sir H. N. Hospital – University of Mumbai, Applied Biology, 1985
  • Post Doctoral Fellow: Univ. Of Tennessee, USA, Molecular Sciences, 2007-2008
  • Research Associate: Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, Biochemistry, 1994-1996

Professional Experience

Sr No. Name of the Institute Designation From To
1.

NIRRH

Scientist C 2016 Till date
2.

NIRRH

Scientist B 2013 2016
3.

NIRRH

Scientist C (DST Project)* 2012 2013
4.

NIRRH

Scientist B (DFW Project)* 2004 2006

Research Interests

  • Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Immunodiagnostics
  • Development of ELISAs for Reproductive Hormones and Bone turnover Markers

  • Production of Key Immuno reagents antisera and enzyme labels

  • Purification and Characterisation of antisera and Validation of assays

  • Molecular and Immune mechanisms regulating Osteoporosis