Research interests: Insulin signaling in animal models of obesity and type 2 diabetes; ubiquitination and trafficking of proteins in insulin signaling pathway; biochemical and cellular mechanisms responsible for insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes; linking Alzheimer’s disease and type 2 diabetes.

Subject area: Nutrition

Food Science and Technology, Hospitality and Tourism, Nutrition and Dietetic Services, Nutrition
PhD, University of Madras, India, 2000
MPhil, University of Madras, India, 1995
MS, Annamalai University, India, 1993
BS, University of Madras, India, 1991