Dr. Preetham obtained his Ph.D. from Regensburg University, Germany with research experience in Biochemistry and Biotechnology. He did his postdoctoral research at the Institute for Immunology, Germany. During his thesis, he has worked on projects to establish collaborations with Japan, Denmark and USA. He was awarded the prestigious Bayerische Forschungsstiftung fellowship for pursuing doctoral (2008 – 2011) thesis at Regensburg University, Germany. He is awarded with the prestigious INSA bilateral Indo-German award 2017. Was awarded with Travel Grant (2009) to attend the International Congress of Immunology, Berlin. He has received the DFG Grant (2015 – 2018), international Cooperation with Institute of Tropical Medicine, Tuebingen, Germany. He is a member in the Editorial board at International and National journals. He has guided M.Sc., and M.Phil., and PhD students on their dissertation works.
His research interest include Lectin biology, Fish immunology, Immuno nanotoxicology, Molecular biology, Immunostimulants and Bioprospecting, Probiotic Food, T and Neuroscience, etc.,