Nickname: Vani, Thangam, Chithi
Hometown: Coimbatore


How would you explain your research in 3 sentences to someone who is not in science?

We  undertook a new study planned to address the role of mouse retinal lesions on the visual cortex and spatial memory. Various types of lesions were created in mice using laser and ischemia and an attempt was made to map the changes in the learning and memory using standard molecular,electrophysiological and behavioral tools.

More about you

Professionally I am focused, confident and hardworking person who keeps sustains the exponential phase even under adverse conditions. Personally I am an adorable, reliable and humorous individual which makes me a good person to get along with everybody.

About your work

The work was focused towards analyzing various candidate molecules that play a significant role in bringing adaptive changes in visual cortex and memory.