Dr. Babu Rao Vundinti is Head, Cytogenetics Laboratory, National Institute of Immunohaematology (ICMR). His research interest is in Molecular Genetics and Genomic Instability. He has obtained his PhD in Genetics from Osmania University. He has more than 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals and has contributed 3 books. He has received grants from ICMR, DAE, CSIR, DBT, DST for his research.