Insect navigation and sensory ecology; Insect-plant interactions
Nutrient and energy homeostasis, Gene regulation in neuroendocrine centers, Neural circuitry of feeding
Plant molecular genetics- patterning, stem cell and regeneration, evolutionary developmental biology
Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology
Circadian clock, neuropeptides and sleep, post-transcriptional regulation of circadian rhythm etc.
Meiotic recombination, Genome stability, Mutation rates
Molecular Structural Biology - Protein Crystallography, Single Particle CryoEM
Plant Centromere biology, Uniparental genome elimination, Genome stability, Aneuploidy,Haploid genetics ,Minichromosome biology
Immunology, Imaging, Mammalian Cell Biology and Biochemistry. Host-microbial interactions, Cell Signaling Mechanisms, Apoptosis, Autophagy and NF-kappaB Signaling.
Genetics & Molecular Biology: Replication-Transcription Conflicts, Mechanisms of Mutagenesis, Gene Expression, Evolution, Antibiotic Resistance
Hematopoietic stem cells, bone marrow niche, developmental hematopoiesis
Mammalian cell biology, Biochemistry, microtubules, chromosome segregation, mitosis, centrosomes, drug development, ciliogenesis
Prey-predator interactions, Insect-plant interactions, Wolbachia in insects, Secondary sexual characters, Phylogenetic patterns, Diversity of Indian butterflies
Molecular Virology- Zoonotic Viruses, Virus discovery, Virus host Interactions, Development of Vaccine and Monoclonal antibodies