Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine


Theme-based interdisciplinary research for addressing major questions in human biology

Highlighted Publications

Singh R, Chandrashekharappa S, Bodduluri S, Baby B, Hegde B, Kotla NG, Hiwale AA, Vijay-Kumar M, Langille MGI, Douglas GM, Dryden GW, Haribabu B, Vemula PK* and Jala VR* “Enhancement of gut barrier integrity by a microbial metabolite through AhR pathway” Nat. Commun. 2019, 10, 89.

Thorat K, Pandey S, Chandrashekharappa S, Vavilthota N, Hiwale AA, Shah P, Sreekumar S, Upadhyay S, Phuntsok T, Mudnakudu-Nagaraju KK, Mahato M, Sunnapu O, Vemula PK* “Prevention of pesticide-induced neuronal  dysfunction and mortality with nucleophilic poly-Oxime gel” Sci. Adv. 2018, 4, eaau1780.

Kizhedathu, A et al. 2018. Negative regulation of G2-M by ATR (mei-41)/Chk1(Grapes) facilitates tracheoblast growth and tracheal hypertrophy in Drosophila. ELife

Pincha, N. et al. 2018. PAI-1 mediates fibroblast-mast cell interactions in skin fibrosis.  Journal of Clinical Investigation

Our Collaborators

Bangalore Life Sciences Cluster (BLiSc)



The Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (inStem), is dedicated to the study of stem cell and regenerative biology.



The National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), located in Bangalore, is part of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research.



Centre for Cellular And Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP) is an initiative of Dept of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt.of India, with a mandate to be an enabler of cutting-edge life science research and innovation.