Roopa H.K
Research / Technician
Indian Institute of Horticultural Research
London, harrow United Kingdom

Areas of Expertise:
Biotechnology, Insect molecular biology

Research Organisms:
Bemisia Tabaci


Research Focus:

my research focus is mainly on Insect pests management. Implementing eco-friendly management programs like biocontrol, entamopathogens like fungi, bacteria. And also using advance technologies like gene regulation, CRISPR / cas9 system. Identifying insect self limiting genes in case of whitefly, Bemisia tabaci for its management and reduce vector potency to various crops.