Gaurang from U.S.A applies for Blue Card France

Biologists, botanists, zoologists and related professionals

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Name of profession: Biologists, botanists, zoologists and related professionals Name of latest business sector: Latest occupation/title: Latest main activities:


Completed education: bachelor Title or Qualification: Specialisation: Additional trainings:

Preferred countries:

1. Preferred country | region / city: France | 2. Preferred country | region / city: Netherlands | 3. Preferred country | region / city: Germany |

Language skills:

1. Language skills: english => excellent 2. Language skills: french => reasonable 3. Language skills: Hindi => excellent

Personal note /detailed application:

• Keenly interested in developing markets for Biotech products.
• Interested in working in the Business Development domain as a liaison between the Product Development and the Marketing Team.
• For Undergraduate Biotech degree, wrote thesis titled “Multilineage Pluripotency of Mesenchymal Stem Cells”
• Worked as an Intern at IKRDC(Institute of Kidney Disease and Research Centre) for 3 months, under Dr H.L Trivedi,a pioneer in the field of Stem Cell Research
• After Bachelor’s degree, did further research for a year on ‘Human Speciation’ at University of California, Davis, America’s Premier Agricultural College.
• After Bachelor’s degree, declined job offer of Business Development Executive from Keane, India; as I wanted to gain more technical knowledge.
• After Bachelor’s degree, did research for a total of 2 yrs on Breast Cancer & other Inflammation Driven Cancers; was invited to join a PhD program but declined, as I wanted to gain hands-on experience in Business Development.
• Since a year, I have been working on improving the yield, flexibility and the durability of Natural Rubber (just as in the case of Bt Cotton.)
• For more than a year, I have been working with doctors for getting Dad’s Hip Joint treated using Stem Cell therapy.
• Certificated and Cash awards won at National Science Olympiad & IGSC Scholarship Examination.
• Secretary of the Biotech Club in my college; President of Rotary Interact Club.
• Multilingual: Proficient in English, Hindi, Malayalam &Gujarati.
• Proficient Portrait Artist.
• Excellent at Karate; Practice with Professional’s

1)Research Assistant
Biochemistry Laboratory, The George Washington University, Washington D.C [Nov 2010-Present]
- Research Project: Molecular Biology of MTA and PAK molecules in human cancers.
- Role of PAK Family in breast cancer and MTA molecules in inflammation driven cancers
2)Research Assistant
Molecular Biology Laboratory, The George Washington University, Washington D.C [Feb 2010-Oct 2010]
- Research Project: Role of BP1 Gene in Breast Cancer.
- BP1 is associated with tumor aggressiveness. Hence work was focused on its early detection by developing a blood test and testing drugs that repress it.
3)Research Intern
Genetics Laboratory, University of California, Davis. (UC Davis) [November 2008-Dec 2009]-- Research Project: “Human Speciation”, Analyzed human, monkey and dog blood samples and reviewed many journals, papers.
- Gel electrophoresis, PCR, Centrifugation, Buffer preparation and Titration.
4)Project Thesis
Stempeutics, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, India. [January-June 2008] - Research Project: “Multilineage Pluripotency of Mesenchymal Stem Cells”
- Isolation and growth of mesenchymal stem cells with various markers to optimize its potential for use in the cure of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s, Arthritis and Cancer.
5)Research Intern
Sangene Institute of Biosciences, Bangalore, India [February-March 2007]
- Training in “Molecular Biology and Recombinant DNA Technology”
- Performed Isolation and Quantification of DNA, PCR, Gel electrophoresis, Southern Blotting, Cell culture Fermentation, RT-PCR, Gene cloning, Protein expression and purification.

1)Assistant manager for Natural Rubber Marketing Corporation [
Cochin, Kerala, India
-In charge of monitoring day to day affairs of the company.
-Expanding business of different kinds of Rubber across India by making new clients.

2)Assistant Operations Manager(AOM) at Marvin Center, The George Washington University,
-In charge of operations of the whole centre right from staging of events to the use of Audio Visual equipments wherein I honed a lot of skills to perfection namely:
-Analytical, Technical, Decision Making, Flexibility, Relationship Building, PR, Man management.

3)Readership Position for Hindi/Urdu
Middle East/South Asian Program, University of California., Davis
- Graded assignments/homework of students, ran practice drills, assisted in preparing lectures.
- Supervised meetings, proctored exams, maintained & submitted student records.

1)Institute of Kidney Disease and Research Centre(IKDRC), Ahmedabad, India
-Training in Stem Cell Lab, Flow Cytometry Analysis, Immuno-Pathology assays, IVF and Embryo Transfer techniques under Dr V.Mishra,

2)Lakeshore Hospital, Cochin, India
-Training in Immunohistochemistry, Histopathology, Blood Bank and Stem Cell Laboratories under Dr Pushpa Mahadevan.

1)Laboratory: Cell biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology techniques, Western blot,Fluorimetric assays, Gas chromatography, Upstream and Downstream operations, ELISA, HPLC, SDS-PAGE , Spectrophotometer (UV/VIS), buffer preparation, basic microscopy, pH meter, analytical balances and ability to keep accurate lab records.
2)Business: Familiar with GAAP, Venture Capital and Investment models, Business Development, Project Management, Stocks.
3)Legal & Regulatory: Drug development process, FDA regulations, IP laws, cGMP & GLP
4)Computer: Basics of C, Perl, Proficient in Windows environment
5)Languages a)International: French, Spanish
b) Regional: Kutchi, Marathi, Kannada

1)Dr Sham Goyal: Professor, Plant and Environmental Science, UC Davis
2)Dr K.R.Maruthi: Head of Dept, Biotechnology, S.D.M College, India



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