Dr. Vishal Warke
Director R&D HiMedia
Director Cell culture & Immunology
HiMedia Laboratories Pvt Ltd.
Dr. Vishal. G. Warke is a reputed Scientist and is currently the R&D Director of Cell culture & Immunology division at HiMedia Laboratories Private Limited. He completed his Doctoral research in Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics from the University of Maryland, MD, USA after graduating as Medical Doctor (M.B.B.S) from the University of Mumbai. He has been awarded the Medical Research Fellowship of ‘The Walter Reed Army Institute of Research’ (June 2002), Silver Spring, MD, USA. As a leader of the next generation of HiMedia, he has done pioneering work in diverse areas of biosciences and has broadened the portfolio of the organization. He has successfully established the animal tissue culture, plant tissue culture and the hydroponics department. He has worked on the design and development of media for biosimilar production. He has been an active member of several reputed scientific bodies and a PI for many collaborative translatable projects. Despite his hectic business schedule, he is well connected with prime research institutes in India, such as IIT, ICT, CCMB, CSMCRI etc.as an industry expert & curriculum advisor. He has participated in several national and international conferences & exhibitions and has gathered immense knowledge that he has applied to create new kits, assays, media and for overall quality improvement. Dr. Vishal Warke is a renowned and honoured expert in Human T-cell Receptors, CD4 receptors and Human T-lymphocytes with 20+ peer reviewed publications in leading journals, such as JCB, JBC, and Blood. His work in the field of systemic lupus erythematosus and chemical hypoxia has been appreciated by the International Scientific Community. He is well-read in not only science and technology but he also takes interest in subjects such as philosophy, history, and mythology.