Senthil's research aims to understand how immuno-suppressive drugs and cells can interact with mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs).
Research Project Area:
Senthil aims to study how allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) combined with other immune regulatory interventions such as immuno-suppressive drugs can augment the efficacy of cellular therapies in the treatment of ischemic tissue injury.
2011 – Present Ph.D Postgraduate Student, Immunology and Transplant Biology Group, Regenerative Medicine Institute, NUI, Galway P.I: Prof. Mathew Griffin
2009 - 2010 Junior Research Fellow, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
2008 - 2009 KVPY Project Fellow, Indian Institute for Science and Educational Research, Pune, India
2005 – 2008 Project Trainee (Semester Holidays), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Awards & Honours:
2005 - 2009 Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Fellowship, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India for Studies and Research