Scientific Faculty

Scientists at ICGEB run over 45 research projects across as many laboratories in Trieste, Italy, New Delhi, India and Cape Town, South Africa. Find out more about our great women and men scientists, their activities and fields of expertise.

Trieste, Italy – Headquarters

Lawrence Banks
Tumour Virology   

Marco Baralle
RNA Biology  

Federica Benvenuti

Federica Benvenuti
Cellular Immunology  

Luca Braga
Functional Cell Biology    

Emanuele Buratti
Molecular Pathology    

Wendy Craig
Regulatory Science    

Giannino Del Sal
Cancer Cell Signalling


Dimitar Efremov
Molecular Hematology


Mauro Giacca
Molecular Medicine

Alessandro Marcello
Molecular Virology

   

 

Jenny Molloy

Jenny Molloy
Biomanufacturing

Andrés F. Muro
Mouse Molecular Genetics

Michael P. Myers
Protein Networks

Silvano Piazza
Computational Biology 


Natasa Skoko
Biotechnology Development

Vittorio Venturi
Bacteriology

Giovanni Sorrentino
Advanced Disease Models

Serena Zacchigna
Cardiovascular Biology



New Delhi, India

Arockiasamy Arulandu
Membrane Protein Biology

Neel Sarovar Bhavesh
Transcriptional Regulation


Anmol Chandele
Emory Vaccine Program

Ved Prakash Dwivedi
Immunobiology

Naseem Gaur
Yeast Biofuel


Dinesh Gupta
Translational Bioinformatics

Pavan Jutur
Omics of Algae

Tanushri Kaul
Nutritional Improvement of Crops

Dhiraj Kumar
Cellular Immunology

Shashi Kumar
Metabolic Engineering

Pawan Malhotra
Malaria Biology

Asif Mohmmed
Parasite Cell Biology

Suresh Nair
Plant Insect Interaction

Ranjan Nanda
Translational Health

Neeti Sanan-Mishra
Plant RNAi Biology

Amit Sharma
Structural Parasitology

Sneh Lata Singla-Pareek
Plant Stress Biology

Prof. Ramesh V. Sonti, Director, ICGEB India and Group Leader, Plant-microbe Interactions
Prof. Ramesh V. Sonti, Director, ICGEB India and Group Leader, Plant-microbe Interactions

Ramesh V. Sonti
Plant-microbe Interactions

Sujatha Sunil
Vector Borne Diseases

Shireesh Srivastava
Systems Biology for Biofuel

Jitendra Thakur
Plant Transcription Regulation

Syed Shams Yazdani
Microbial Engineering

Virander S. Chauhan

Virander S. Chauhan
Emeritus Senior Scientist

Navin Khanna
Arturo Falaschi Emeritus Scientist

M.K. Reddy
Arturo Falaschi Emeritus Scientist

Dinakar M. Salunke
Arturo Falaschi Emeritus Scientist

Sudhir K. Sopory
Emeritus Senior Scientist

Cape Town, South Africa

Stefano Cacciatore
Bioinformatics

Nyaradzo Chigorimbo-Tsikiwa
Infectious Diseases

Lara Donaldson
Plant Systems Biology

Dennis Obonyo Ndolo
Biopesticides


Georgia Schafer
Virology – Emerging Viruses

Luiz Zerbini
Cancer Genomics