Dr. Venkanna Bhanothu
Department: Genetic Research Center
PhD Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad, India; Zoology (Prof. Jane P Theophilus): 2011-2016
M.Tech University of Hyderabad (UOH), Hyderabad, India; Medical Biotechnology: 2004-2006
M.Sc University of Hyderabad (UOH), Hyderabad, India; Biochemistry: 2002-2004
B.Sc Kakatiya University, Warangal, India; Biochemistry, Zoology, Chemistry: 1999-2002
Intermediate Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (CBSE), Warangal, India; Biology, Physics, Chemistry: 1997-1999
SSC Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (CBSE), Warangal, India; Science, Social, Maths: 1997
2018-2019. ICMR Centenary-Post Doctoral Research Fellow (ICMR, Govt of India), Stem Cell Division, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, Telangana State, India
2016-2018. National-Post Doctoral Fellow (DST-SERB, Govt. of India), Biotechnology & Bioinformatics, UOH, Hyderabad, Telangana State, India
2012-2016. UGC-BSR-RFSMS Research Fellowship (UGC, Govt. of India), Zoology, OU, Hyderabad, India
2009-2011. Junior Research Fellow (DBT-RGYI, Govt. of India), Zoology, Nizam College, OU, Hyderabad, India
2007-2008. Sr. Lecturer, Biotechnology, Sir Padampat Singhania University, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
2006-2007. Project Fellow, Reproductive Medicine, Mahavir Hospital & Research Centre, Hyderabad, India
- Genetic, molecular, biochemical, cellular and physiological determinants of genetic disorders related to male and female reproduction.
- The collective and individual effects of micronutrient (restriction/supplementation) towards the growth, gametogenesis and senescence of human embryonic stem cell-derived embryoid bodies.
- Application(s) of human embryonic stem cells in understanding the role of micronutrients in reproductive failure and infertility.