Aakanksha Kalra, PhD from International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi, India. She has done her M.Sc. in Life Sciences from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. She has expertise on various domains of biotechnology including immunology, molecular biology, microbiology, parasitology and animal cell culture technology. She has 7 research articles in international journals focusing on multiple disease causing organisms such as Candida, Plasmodium, etc.