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