Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

Ever since the rediscovery of Mendel’s laws in 1900 and the emergence of synthetic theory of evolution couple of decades later, the discipline of biology continues to experience the most remarkable expansion.

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

As part of my desire to impress upon our educators to provide a holistic training in Science to our B.Sc. and M.Sc. students and to encourage the students to prepare themselves for gaining knowledge

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

Notwithstanding the variety of quantitative parameters that have been invented in recent decades to measure the quality of one’s research contributions, the fact remains that the quality of a research paper can be understood only by reading it.

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

The model organisms are essential for progress in Biology but should “modern biologists” remain confined to those few model systems only?

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

We need to let the young minds feel the excitement of knowing the diverse living systems in nature and thereby, generate curiosity about the very different solutions that have evolved.

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

The question that I wish to ask is: is a “big grant” really necessary to start one’s research career? Is the “slow and steady wins the race” dictum wrong?

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

What is now needed, and which is indeed feasible, is to remove the disconnect between individual discoveries and integrate them to meaningfully understand the phenomenon in a biological context.

Author:  SUBHASH LAKHOTIA

To emerge as a knowledge society in the globalized world today, India needs to have quality education at all levels and in all fields. This requires proactive roles from all the stake-holders. The challenge for the present young generation and aspiring faculty is to provide a far better education system to their next generation than they themselves experienced.