Megha Agrawal

Biotechnology Kiosk, formerly University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Megha Agrawal is co-founder and executive publisher of Biotechnology Kiosk, an international scientific magazine in the USA. She has held senior academic positions at top-tier US institutions including University of Florida at Gainesville, Children’s National Medical Center in Washington DC and the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she was a research faculty and principal investigator. She received her Ph.D. in Biotechnology from the Indian Institute of Technology at Roorkee, which is one of the premier institutions in India with an outstanding reputation across the globe. Dr. Agrawal’s research has impacted significantly to initiate new areas in neurodegeneration, neuroprotection and novel approaches to treat cerebral stroke related injuries and prevention. She has published in internationally prestigious scientific journals in the field of biotechnology, neuroscience, stroke and molecular biology. Dr. Agrawal also serves as an Associate Editor for the international journal ‘Frontiers in Molecular Bioscience (Molecular Diagnostics and Therapeutics)’, a Nature-Frontier publication. In addition, she is on the editorial board of Drug and Metabolism Reviews and a contributing editor in Vacuum Advances in Biotechnology for Vacuum Technology and Coating Magazine and writes a monthly column in biotechnology.