Dr Nitin Uttam Kamble

Postdoctoral Scientist Molecules from Nature

Nitin’s research aims to develop an understanding of starch biosynthesis at the molecular level.

He is currently working in the lab of Dr David Seung, having previously been a PhD student and subsequent Postdoc in the lab of Dr Manoj Majee Department of Biotechnology- National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi, India.

In New Delhi, Nitin was looking at the role and regulation of PROTEIN L-ISOASPARTYL O-METHYLTRANSFERASE (PIMT) in rice, in perspective of seed desiccation tolerance and seed longevity.