This site is owned by Dr. Shyamala Pillai Shah. She is dedicated to the cause of research and has envisioned this portal as a means to foster the spirit of research. The site will aim to enable those interested in the field of Biotechnology, whether a student, a teacher, a researcher or a complete layman with an enthusiasm for Biotechnology, to read about latest developments, exciting new research, views, comments and insights into the Variegated world of Biotechnology. By introducing as many new ideas as possible, the site is expected to tap into the vast resources of eager minds and inspire them to think out of the box and contribute to the body of knowledge that will eventually enable us to improve the human condition.

Dr. Shyamala Pillai Shah   is a Masters in Microbiology from Department of Microbiology,University of Pune, with a doctoral degree in Botany with special emphasis on Plant Biotechnology. The work carried out by this author for her Doctoral studies involved Plant tissue culture and Ethnopharmaceutical research on Animal models. She currently teaches Biotechnology at the V.G.Vaze College of Arts, Science and Commerce from where she also completed her PhD under the Guidance of Dr. S.S.Barve. The college is a premier Research organisation in Mumbai and is recognized as a Centre with the Potential for Excellence by the UGC.