Dr . Yogisha . S
Director and Founder
Dr.Yogisha started Skanda Life Sciences Pvt Ltd in Bangalore, India, has been involved in Business Development, R&D and market innovations as well as strategic partnerships & had an experience of 16 years in Pharma industry, Biotech, Food & Healthcare research centers. He joins LGC from G7 Synergon Pvt Ltd, Bangalore, India, where he served as Research Head, R&D Biological. During his tenure, G7 R&D was developed, generating revenue and active client base.
In Jubilant, he was involved in various target based screening activities for small molecules especially for GPCR, Oncology targets & patented two molecules. In Avesthagen, he worked as Project investigator for diabetes & 3 biosimilar products. He has good Project Management skills, interfacing and motivating research teams for delivering projects within budgets and timelines. In his experience, he has set up many laboratories mainly Cell biology, Microbiology, Analytical & Bioanalytical labs, Biochemical & Animal facilities for Oncology (Nude mice facility). He has been involved in Target identification, selection & validation for 2-3 GPCR targets & Oncology targets.
Yogisha has a good knowledge about Invitro & In vivo assay development & its validation. He has extensive research experience in Natural products & its molecules for screening in drug discovery mechanisms. He was also involved in setup of High throughput screening cell based assays development & its validation. Also worked on Glycon marker associated with Ezose biosciences & Prof. Nishimura, Hokkaido University, Japan. He has developed many herbal formulations based on the biological activity. He was associated with various research organization Viz., CFTRI Mysore, Animal Biotechnology, Bangalore, MS Ramaiah Hospital, Natural remedies R&D center, Avesthagen, Stempeutics, Jubilant Biosys drug discovery center & worked as General manager LGC Standards (UK based). He received his PhD in Microbiology at the University of Mysore, Manasagangotri.