Dr. Venu Perla is a biomedical researcher with about 16 years of research and teaching experience. He is currently working at the Emmes Corporation, Rockville, MD, USA. He served the Purdue University (USA), Oregon Health & Science University (USA), Colorado State University (USA), West Virginia State University Research & Development Corporation (USA), Kerala Agricultural University (India) and Mangalayatan University (India) at different capacities. Dr. Perla has published 15 papers, 2 book chapters, obtained 1 international patent, gave 11 talks and presented 18 posters at various national and international scientific conferences in his professional career. Dr. Perla was invited to serve as an editorial board member for several national and international scientific journals. Dr. Perla received his doctorate degree from Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi (India).
Dr. Perla is currently working in the domain of clinical research. Previously, he worked on nutraceuticals with special emphasis on identification and quantification of various anti-cancer, anti-diabetic and anti-oxidant compounds in plant foods. Dr. Perla was also worked on cellular and molecular mechanisms associated with these compounds in human cell lines in vitro.