Bhawika SharmaZebrafish and the Immune system University of Utah
Bhawika S. Lamichhane received her B.S in Biochemistry from Idaho State University, did an internship at the National Institute of Genetics, Japan and was a research associate at Santa Cruz Biotechnology before joining the University of Utah for her PhD. Her PhD work focuses in understanding developmental hematopoiesis, the process by which all of the cells of blood lineage form in vertebrates. Her dissertation also explores into understanding how immune cells such as macrophages and neutrophils function during infection and wounding. Besides research, Bhawika enjoys the outdoors, loves photography and is recently getting into snowboarding and painting. She also loves to indulge in podcasts, documentaries and non-fiction books.