Shailendra K Saxena
Senior Scientist & Leader (Infectious Diseases) Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology India
Shailendra Saxena is a Medical Microbiologist at Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) in India. His main research interest is to elucidate the molecular mechanisms of host defense during human viral infections. He has received many awards and honors including the Fogarty International Center, NIH (USA) MERIT Award, and named as “Global Leader in Science” by The Scientist magazine (USA) and “International Opinion Leader / Expert” involved in the vaccination for JE by IPIC (UK).
Epidemiology and molecular mechanisms of host-defense during human viral infections and to develop new predictive, preventive and therapeutic strategies for them; using Japanese encephalitis virus as a model.