Dr. Maheswari Rajasekaran

Dr. Maheswari Rajasekaran

B.Pharm., M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology, Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences

Maheswari started her science career with an undergraduate degree in Pharmacy and later went on to complete a master’s degree in Biotechnology in India. She then pursued a Ph.D. at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in the USA. Her dissertation was in the area of pharmacology and was about characterizing allosteric modulators of cannabinoid type -2 receptors as novel therapeutics for inflammatory diseases. She has published her work during her Ph.D. in peer-reviewed journals. Soon after her Ph.D., she worked as an Assistant Professor at Stella Maris College in Chennai, India. Subsequently, she started doing several science writing assignments as a freelancer. Communicating science eloquently for all types of audiences to understand is one of her strengths. She currently holds a position as a senior analyst in a private company and continues to actively pursue her passion for science writing.

Articles from Maheswari

Does vitamin D deficiency increase the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infections?

Does vitamin D deficiency increase the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infections?

Serologic testing algorithm to detect disparities in SARS-CoV-2 infection prevalence and vaccination uptake

Serologic testing algorithm to detect disparities in SARS-CoV-2 infection prevalence and vaccination uptake

Sero-epidemiological insights into pathways to COVID-19 immunity

Sero-epidemiological insights into pathways to COVID-19 immunity

Research finds different antibody responses following COVID vaccination and natural infection

Research finds different antibody responses following COVID vaccination and natural infection

Using a new public antibody to understand SARS-CoV-2 neutralization

Using a new public antibody to understand SARS-CoV-2 neutralization

REGEN-COV shown to reduce risk of COVID-19–related hospitalization or death from any cause

REGEN-COV shown to reduce risk of COVID-19–related hospitalization or death from any cause

Limited evidence colchicine reduces COVID-19 related hospitalization

Limited evidence colchicine reduces COVID-19 related hospitalization

Hyperbranched polylysine nanopolymer as potential broad-spectrum antiviral against SARS-CoV-2

Hyperbranched polylysine nanopolymer as potential broad-spectrum antiviral against SARS-CoV-2

The influence of prior seasonal coronavirus infection on disease severity in COVID-19

The influence of prior seasonal coronavirus infection on disease severity in COVID-19

Digital spatial profiling of individual glomeruli from HIV and COVID-19 patients

Digital spatial profiling of individual glomeruli from HIV and COVID-19 patients