Keerthiga Ganesan has joined the IITB-Monash Research Academy in the autumn 2020-21 intake. She hails from Chennai with a B.Tech degree in Biotechnology from SASTRA University, Thanjavur. Her undergraduate dissertation on ‘Antibody-drug conjugates’ was from Regional centre for Biotechnology, Haryana. Upon clearing GATE 2018, she joined M.Tech in Biopharmaceutical technology at ACT campus, Anna University. She further carried out interdisciplinary research for her postgrad thesis at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and cleared GATE 2020. Apart from academia, her life revolves around people and art. Reading books, listening to music, watching series and movies, practicing calligraphy, writing stories keeps her occupied when not sleeping. She is a good listener, makes it a point to donate blood whenever possible, puts people before anything and wants everyone to be happy without hurting others.
Link to student’s project: IMURA0876