Premalatha Balachandran

Principal Scientist

Premalatha Balachandran

Dr. Balachandran’s research focuses on the discovery of new active drugs from the plants that contribute to human health benefits, especially those that exhibit anti-cancer, immune enhancing and kidney protective properties.

Research Interests

  • Cancer Drug Discovery
  • Immune modulation
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Skin 3D models


B.S. Chemistry, University of Madras (1991)

M.S. Biochemistry, University of Madras (1993)

Ph.D. Biochemistry, University of Madras (1999)

M.B.A. Business Administration, The University of Mississippi (2022)