EMBO Associate Member
National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore | India
My work is centred around uncovering fundamental principles behind the organization of membrane constituents in the fluid-bilayer of a living cell. We have discovered that segregation of membrane constituents in the formation of membrane rafts. He has created a new language to understand how membrane constituents may be locally organized in a regulated fashion.
Keywords: Membrane organization / actin dynamics / endocytosis / morphogen gradients / GPI-anchored proteins
Subject area(s): Cell & Tissue Architecture | Membranes & Transport | Signal Transduction