School of Biotechnology
Dr. Lakshmi Dhevi N. Selvan obtained her Ph.D. degree from Institute of Bioinformatics, Bangalore and Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham, Amritapuri, India. Received her M.Sc. degree in Microbial Gene Technology from Madurai Kamaraj University. Subsequently, she joined National Research Centre for Banana in Trichy where she generated constructs for various viral genes to develop resistant transgenic banana plants. She is currently involved in studying X-linked mental retardation using genomic technologies.