Professor Virander S. Chauhan and Dr. Chetan Chitnis share BioSpectrum Person of the Year 2011 award
The award is given in recognition of their groundbreaking work in Malarial research.
Professor Virander S. Chauhan is Director of International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi.
Dr. Chetan Chitnis is research scientist at ICGEB and inventor of the JAIVAC-1 candidate malaria vaccine funded by European Vaccine Initiative.
The December issue of BioSpectrum will feature profile stories.