K.Anand Kumar, Ph.D. (Andhra University) - Molecular therapeutics, functional characterization of DNA topoisomerases in oncogenesis, HIV infection, neuro immune activity and brain aging. (Head of the Department).
P. Prakash Babu, Ph.D. (University of Hyderabad): Neurochemistry, cerebral ischemia (stroke), stem cell therapy, cerebral malaria, brain cancer, cell death (apoptosis/necrosis).
Niyaz Ahmed A. S., Ph.D. (Manipal University): Pathogen biology, molecular epidemiology, biology of chronic infections, host-pathogen interaction dynamics. (On Deputation).
K.P.M.S.V. Padmasree, Ph.D. (University of Hyderabad): Biotechnological applications of proteinase inhibitors (agricultural and human therapeutics), bioenergetics of chloroplasts and mitochondria.
J.S.S. Prakash, Ph.D. (Jamia Hamdard): Functional genomics and cyanobacterial gene regulatory networks.
H. A. Nagarajaram, PhD (IISc): Computational systems biology; assessment of functional impact disease causing mutations at molecular and systems level; discovery of basic structural principles governing protein functions.
M.Venkataramana, Ph.D (Sri Venkateswara University): Molecular studies on viruses causing Dengue and Chikungunya.
Vaibhav Vindal, Ph.D. (Manipal University): Gene regulatory networks, functional genomics of pathogens, analysis of protein sequence/structure/function.
N.Prakash Prabhu, Ph.D (University of Hyderabad): Protein structure, folding, dynamics.
Sunanda Bhattacharyya, Ph.D (Bose Institute, Kolkata): Role of chaperones in genome stability and chromatin remodeling, understanding Plasmodium biology and host parasite interaction.
Insaf Ahmed Qureshi, Ph.D. (Jamia Hamdard): Molecular biology, protein crystallography.
G. B. Madhu Babu, Ph-D. (Max-Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Goettingen, Germany) - Behavioral neuroscience and neurodegenerative diseases.
Nooruddin Khan, Ph.D. (CDFD, Hyderabad) - Molecular immunology, Infectious diseases.
Pankaj Singh Dholaniya, PhD (University of Hyderabad) - Machine learning for Data Science, Mathematical/computational modelling of gene networks, Knowledge discovery in Neuronal aging/senescence and neurodegenerative diseases.