Vijaya R Dirisala
Professor, Texas A&M Health Science Center, College of Medicine
Dirisala obtained his PhD degree in the field of Animal Biotechnology with specialization in Functional Genomics from Cheju National University, South Korea. After a brief stint working as a Research Professor at Konkuk University, South Korea he moved to USA to broaden his research knowledge by working on “guinea pig model of pulmonary tuberculosis”. He is serving as an active reviewer for a large number of highly cited journals.
Next generation sequencing approaches for therapeutics, generating efficient vaccines for various diseases, characterization of genomes, transgenics.