Jaydev Upponi, Ph.D.
Jaydev is a graduate of the University of Mumbai, where he obtained his Bachelors in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy. He went on to obtaine his Master's and Ph.D from Northeastern University in Pharmaceutical Sciences. While he attended Northeasterm, some of the classes he took included Biochemistry, Mass Spectrometry, and Advance Drug Delivery Systems.
He and seven others currently hold a patent on a Multi-biomarker biosensor (United States US 2011/0117582 A1), which is related to disease screening and detection methods. He has had positions at Bayer as a Pharmaceutical In-plant trainee, at IPCA as a Project Trainee in the Research & Development Department, and research positions at Northeastern University.
Jaydev is the Co-Founder of Biolom, which produces revolutionary biosensors for diagnosis and monitoring of diseases. He is also a Team Member Volunteer at the European Career Fair at MIT.
Jaydev joined JoVE in October 2013 as a Review Editor and enjoys the work that he does here.