UPSTREAM PROCESSING

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. 

CAPABILITIES: 
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. 

INFRASTRUCTURE:

The infrastructure involves instruments like Akta Prime Plus, Akta Pure 150M, Tangential Flow Filtration, and Sonicator.