Dr. J. N. Verma is Founder & Managing Director of Lifecare innovations. He is Academician, Scientist and Industrialist, An MSc from Allahabad University and PhD from PGIMER, Chandigarh, he has 34 years of academic and industrial research experience. Dr Verma was engaged in medical research at University of Pennsylvania, Northwestern University, Georgetown University and Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in USA. Known for his expertise in Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Dr Verma was acclaimed for promotion of R&D and commercializing their outcome by industry-academia interactions and public-private partnerships.
Dr Verma has pioneered development of NDDS based Liposomal and Nano-Drugs. As a leader in Liposome technology application for drugs, diagnostics and vaccines, Dr Verma developed and commercialized India’s first Liposomal product and world’s only liposomal diagnostic Liposome agglutination test for Syphilis. He has contributed to Asia’s first and world’s best anti-fungal drug FUNGISOME – a Liposomal Amphotericin B. Working on malaria vaccine Dr Verma was the first to report that Liposomal vaccines elicit cellular immune response necessary for protective immunity. Dr Verma is presently involved in developing Liposomal and Nano-Drugs for treatment of Tuberculosis, Cancer, Leishmaniasis and Fungal infections. Keenly involved in translational research for taking benefits of Science & Technology by applications in everyday life, Dr Verma has a number of publications, reviews and patents to his credit. He is conferred with the title of Vigyan Ratna and is the recipient of national, international and state awards & honors.