Terala Venkata  Ramanaiah

Terala Venkata Ramanaiah

Biosafety & Reegulatory Lead, Advanta Ltd

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    Expert in Biotech & Biosafety regulations.



Biosafety & Reegulatory Lead

At Advanta Ltd

From January 2013 to January 2015
Planning & execution of deregulation of GM crops; stewardship & compliance; biotech outreach strategies & education; analysis & developing position papers on Acts, rules & regulations encompassing GM crops, biodiversity and agriculture.

Biotech Affairs Manager

At PHI Seeds Ltd

From 2006 to December 2012


At Government of India; Department of Biotechnology (DBT)

From March 1990 to October 2006
Implementation of R&D programs in the areas of industrial biotechnology; analyzing and preparing recommendations on biotech industries (pharma & agriculture), as per I(D&R) Act, EXIM Policy, 100% EOUs; managing patent cell for inventions in biotechnology at DBT; implementation of biosafety rules &...
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Research Officer

At National Insitute of Communicable Diseases & Malaria Research Centre

From November 1982 to March 1990
Development of screening protocols for anti-malarials; strategies for control of malaria vectors; looking at genetic variation in falciparum malaria parasite; screening of chloroquine resistance falciparum malaria; screening of feeding pattern of malaria vectors, etc.

Osmania University, Hyderabad

M.Sc & Ph.D , Osmania University

From 1977 to November 1982


  • Biotechnology

Centres d'intérêt

  • R&D and product development with modern biotechnology in Agri & Pharma business.