Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, India
V Gayathri is a Senior Scientist at Phytochemistry and Phytopharmacology Division of Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. She has obtained her Bachelors’ and Masters’ in Biochemistry from Bharathidasan University, Tamil Nadu, India. She has obtained her PhD from Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (formerly Tropical Botanical Garden and Research Institute) and Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Trivandrum, India. She has been engaged in various research activities as Post-Doctoral Fellow in Nano- Material Chemistry at Biomedical Technology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India. Her field of expertise includes toxicological profiling of various materials/drugs/nanoparticles on various cell types and tissue engineering with several bio materials. She has 10 years of experience in the field of nano material chemistry and toxicology and her area of specialization is green nano chemistry. She has 20 research papers to her credit in peer reviewed journals.