National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Digital India     
 
    Prof. Sudhanshu Vrati
    Director
    National Institute of Plant Genome Research
    Email: director@nipgr.ac.in, vrati@nipgr.ac.in
    Phone: 011-26742267, 26735169
    Fax: 011-26741759
    

Prof. Sudhanshu Vrati is an immunologist and a microbiologist known for his studies in the fields of RNA virus replication and vaccine development. Prof. Vrati earned his doctoral degree in Biochemistry from the Australian National University (ANU) and did his post-doctoral work at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) in Sydney. On his return to India, he joined the National Institute of Immunology (NII) as a scientist. He was the founder Dean of the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI). Since 2016 he is working at the Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB) as its Executive Director, and currently holding the additional charge as the Director of the National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR). He is also a Director on the Board of the Bharat Immunologicals and Biologicals Corporation Ltd. (BIBCOL). In the past, he has been a visiting scientist at the Pasteur Institute, Paris.