Cadila Healthcare Ltd., India
Sameer Agarwal has obtained Master’s in Chemistry from IIT, Delhi and was awarded DAAD (German Govt. Scholarship) fellowship to purse research project at Karlsruhe University, Germany. He has received PhD degree from Technical University, Dresden, Germany in the field of Synthetic and bio-organic chemistry under direction of Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Knölker, FRSC, a well-known scientist of present times for his contribution towards Alkaloid Chemistry. He worked as Research Scientist (Post-Doc), JADO Technologies, (collaboration with Max Planck Institute (MPI) of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics and Chemsitry Department, Technical University), Germany. He then decided to return to his home country and working with Zydus Research Centre, Cadila Healthcare Ltd., Ahmedabad as Principal Scientist / Group Leader in the area of basic drug discovery and his research interest includes discovery of cardio metabolic, anti-inflammatory and oncology drugs. He has large number of publications in international journals and patents and is a reviewer of many prestigious journals including American Chemical Society.