Senthil Gandi, PhD, Bsc

Senior Research Scientist, Charles River

Senthil is a Senior Research Scientist in the Respiratory Pharmacology team at Charles River’s Discovery Sciences department in Edinburgh. He gained his doctoral degree from the University of Edinburgh, where he specialized in the microbial transcriptomic response to antibiotic treatment in in vitro and ex vivo bacteraemia models. He was also a post‑doctoral research fellow at the University of Edinburgh continuing on his PhD research and expanding into the use microfluidic devices for point of care diagnostic tests. Outside the field of microbiology, Gandi is also a passionate photographer who has won several photography competitions and been featured on the BBC website.