Animal Care and Resource Center (ACRC) - Facility Crew
Varalaxmi Agasimundin: Varalaxmi worked at ACRC from June 2018 till July 2019 as part of the High Barrier SPF mouse facility team of animal facility assistants. Varalaxmi then joined Pentavalent Biosciences, Bangalore as R&D scientist.
Jaya Purushotham: Jaya worked as part of the MGEF team from January 2015 to October 2018- During her training at MGEF, NCBS: Jaya worked as mouse genome engineering facility assistant- She has now joined the Center for Chemical Biology and Therapeutics (CCBT) at InStem.
Akshay Bhatt: Akshay worked as part of the ACRC team from March 2017 to Feb 2018- During his training at ACRC, NCBS: Akshay worked as a SPF animal facility assistant- Akshay then joined the Indian Institute of Technology of Hyderabad in March 2018.
Kamlesh Kumar Vishwakarma: Kamlesh worked as part of the ACRC team from Feb 2016 to Jan 2018- Kamlesh started at ACRC, NCBS as a SPF animal facility assistant and then also participated in mouse genome engineering facility work- He has now joined the PhD program at the Himalaya Drug Comapny in Bangalore since February 2018.
Manjunath Jayaram: Manjunath worked as part of the ACRC team from Nov 2014 to June 2017- Manjunath started at ACRC, NCBS as a SPF animal facility assistant and then as a mouse genome engineering facility assistant- He joined the TIFR-Mumbai Animal Facility Team in June 2017.
Manjunath then joined the University of Central Florida, USA as a microinjection specialist.
Dr Kaveri: Dr Kaveri worked as a Veterinarian in our High Barrier SPF laboratory Mouse Facility at ACRC, NCBS from 2015 to May 2017. She has now joined the animal facility team at National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru.
Chethna SB: Chethna worked at ACRC, NCBS as a SPF animal facility assistant from Feb 2016 to May 2017. She has now integrated the Animal Facility team at Syngene, Bengaluru.