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He is currently the Regional Director of the Bioengineering Department of the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Queretaro Campus. He is originally from India, has a bachelor's, master's and doctorate in Biotechnology with specialization in Plants Biosystems. He has worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the IBT, UNAM. He is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI), level 1, has coauthored more than 20 scientific articles, a patent, a book, and several book chapters. He is the member of the editorial committee of several international reputed journals. He has published several articles in different forums, newspapers, radio, and television. He has more than 30 research papers presented in different countries: USA, Holland, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, China, Chile, Spain, and India. He has been a speaker at numerous national and international conferences and conventions. He has received various scholarships and recognition. He is the founder and founding partner of the ¨startups¨ Charak Biotec and BioAgro +. His main research and business interest lie in the use of medicinal plants for the development of biopharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals from metabolomics, phytochemical, and biotechnological tools. He is very interested in studying the plant metabolism, their gene regulations of biosynthetic pathways, development of new methods to improve the production of the desired bioactive compound, development of the tools for the identifications for plant material and quality control of plant-based formula/drugs.

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