Dr. Varaprasad Bobbarala received his Ph.D. in Faculty of Science from Andhra University in 2008 under the direction of Professor K. Chandrasekhara Naidu and Professor G. Seshagiri Rao. Specialized in Biochemistry, Medicinal chemistry and Microbiology. He has published over 90 original research articles, reviews, book chapters, and edited three books. He is currently Editor In-Chief of International Journal of Bioassays (ISSN: 2278-778X), Associate Editor and member of the editorial boards as well as the reviewer of dozens of high-impact international periodicals. Dr. B. Varaprasad, previously served as the Chief Scientist of Research and Development (R & D) at Krisani Innovations Pvt. Ltd., before his current role as the Chief Scientist and Technical Director of Research and Development of Adhya Biosciences Pvt. Ltd., India. He is actively engaged in scientific research in the areas of Antimicrobial Resistance, Drug Discovery, Isolation of Bio-active metabolites and bio-efficacy studies.