Our team

Dr. Mallikarjun Patil, Researcher IV

Mallikarjun Patil, MVSc, PhD

Researcher IV

Project Theme: Exosome, RNA-binding protein, efferocytosis in cardiac homeostasis

Dr. Sarojini Singh, Postdoctoral Fellow

Sarojini Singh, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Project Theme: Brain health and heart disease (American Heart Association postdoctoral Fellowship Awardee)

Dr. Praveen Dubey, Postdoctoral Fellow

Praveen Dubey, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Project Theme: OLA1 in cardiac pathophysiology, sepsis, epigenetics

Dr. Shubham Dubey, Postdoctoral Fellow

Shubham Dubey, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Project Theme: mRNA stability, lung fibrosis, scleroderma

Dr. Prasanna Krishnamurthy, Project Leader

Prasanna Krishnamurthy, MVSc, PhD, FAHA

Project Leader

Project Theme: Cardiovascular Health and Disease

Previous Lab Members & Volunteers


John Henderson

PhD student (Graduated)

NIH T32 Fellowship Awardee


Hien Luong

Master’s Student, BME, UAB (Graduated)


Dr. Darukeshwara Joladarashi

Postdoctoral Fellow

American Heart Association postdoctoral Fellowship Awardee


Dr. Rajarajan A Thandavarayan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

American Heart Association postdoctoral Fellowship Awardee


Dr. Sahana Suresh Babu

Postdoctoral Research Fellow


Paras Ahuja

UAB SciTech Honors student


Phuong Quach

Research Assistant


Dr. Gopalkrishna Sreejit

Postdoctoral Fellow


Dr. Prince Jeyabal

Research Associate


Ms. Shashirekha K

Research Assistant


Prem K Govindappa, MVSc, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow


Dr. Saminathan Muthusamy

Researcher V


Sherin Saheera, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow


Gayathri Narasimhan, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow


Frank S Li

Undergrad, Summer Volunteer, Univ of Texas, Austin, TX


Divya Annamalai

SciTech Honors UG Student Volunteer, UAB, AL


Stephen Ferrell

Summer Volunteer, Birmingham, AL


Nicholas Hohnstein

Volunteer, Birmingham area School, AL