Women in Science: Neurobiologist Pinky Kain studies how fruit flies make feeding decisions and process taste

Editor's note: The Life of Science and Firstpost bring you this series profiling Indian women in Science. The challenges in Indian scientific life are many — more so for women taking up this path. This series honours those who beat the odds and serve as inspirations for the next generation of Indian science — a generation that is slowly and surely on its way to becoming gender equal.

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Interview by Shreya Malik | Art and concept by Pooja Prabhakaran

Pinky Kain | 38 | Neurobiologist | DBT — UNESCO Regional Centre for Biotechnology, Faridabad

 Women in Science: Neurobiologist Pinky Kain studies how fruit flies make feeding decisions and process taste

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Updated Date: Aug 09, 2018 20:07:23 IST