DOWNSTREAM PROCESS DEVELOPMENT
Mr. Rajakrishnan Selvaraj is a Downstream process development professional having 8 years of experience in industry. He has completed his B.Tech in Biotechnology from SRM University and MBA from Pondicherry University.He has overall experience in R&D and Production of recombinant proteins like Streptokinase, Enterokinase, PTH, FAb molecules. Earlier he has worked as Associate at Shasun Pharmaceuticals and Research Associate at MTR.
The department has expertise in process development for purification of monoclonal antibodies from microbial fermentation. The capabilities involve scale-up process development from shake flask to fermentor level using affinity chromatography and other chromatographic steps for removal of process and product-related impurities.
The infrastructure involves instruments like Akta Prime Plus, Akta Pure 150M, Tangential Flow Filtration, and Sonicator.