Bharati Timmappa Naik


  • MSc (Area): Biotechnology


I have done my Bachelor of Science in CBZ from Akkamahadevi Women’s University, Vijayapura. After my under graduation, I did my Master’s Degree in Biotechnology from Alva’s college, Moodbidri, Mangalore University. I have done one minor and one major research project during my Masters. During my graduation, I gained experience in several biotechnology lab skills and applications.  I have experience in handling fungal (Aspergillus spp, Yeast) culture– Isolation, and its application.


  • Clinical Research Coordinator (May 2019 – June 2020) – Zenith Clinical Services, Bangalore, India.



Research Interest/Area

Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Genetics


Currently I am working on molecular characterization of the human fungal pathogen Malassezia furfur. In this study we investigate fungal biology using different techniques in molecular biology. Our research will help to understand the characteristics of the human fungal pathogen Malassezia and its role in development of different types of diseases including cancer.


  1. Bharati T. Naik, E. Jenitta Emma Packiyam, Amar deep. (2018). An Ecofriendly approach for synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles using Ficus bengalensis aerial root extract and application of Nanotechnology in Dental Science. International Journal of Current Research in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science. 5(9):13-26.