Shubha Tole

Professor and Principal Investigator

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)


Biomedical Sciences

Tole was awarded the Infosys Prize 2014 in Life Sciences for her work on the mammalian nervous system, which revealed genetic mechanisms critical to the formation of the cerebral cortex, hippocampus and amygdala.

(Photo: TIFR)

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