Dr Prabha M did her PhD in Neurochemistry at NIMHANS on "A Comparative Biochemical study on Hydrolytic enzymes in normal postmortem Human brain, Brain tumors and in their derived cell lines". Postdoctoral studies at NCBS (Molecular genetics) and IISc with CSIR-RA fellowship (cancer stem cells). She is currently working as Associate Professor at Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru-INDIA.
She has published 14 first author research articles, 1 book chapter and 8 conference proceedings. She has received the Distinguished woman in health and medical sciences-award -Biochemistry 2019–Chennai. She has also bagged Bharat Shiksha Gaurava Puraskar, (certificate of Excellence), Best Educationist Award and Eminent educationist of India award - 2022 by KTK foundation, Delhi. She has received NPTEL Domain Star--Biotechnology—Biosciences 2022 and winner for Women Researcher -- International Scientist Awards on Engineering, Science and Medicine (INSO awards) by VDGOOD. She is an invited editor for Journal of Clinical Science & Translational Medicine, Journal of Biomedicine and Biosensor and Biochemical Engineering & Bioprocess Technology and Invited reviewer constantly for Clinical and Translational oncology Springer, Cancer Biomarker IOS , Indian journal of Neurosciences and journal of Neurochemistry (Wiley)
Title : Carboxylesterase modification (With lithium) As therapeutic enzyme for human Brain diseases.