Research Focus

Current Research Project: Performing a Genetic Screen in C.elegans to Identify Suppressors of the Hyperoxia Induced Lethality of Animals Expressing HIF-1 in Neurons.

Awards
College of Arts and Sciences Recruitment Fellowship, Indiana University, Bloomington – 2013

The Professor Stanley Wijesundera Memorial Gold Medal for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology’ for the best performance at the Special Degree Examination in Science (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Colombo Sri Lanka – 2012

The Gulamhusein AJ. Noorbhai Gold Medal for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology’ for the best performance at the Special Degree Examination in Science (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology), University of Colombo Sri Lanka – 2012

Dr. Sujatha Hewage Scholarship on the results of the Third Year Examination in Science, University of Colombo Sri Lanka -2011