VISHWAS S.L. S/o. Lakshminarayana S M
2nd Cross, Muniyappa layout, Garvebhavipalya
An able, enthusiastic, skilled, and reliable microbiologist seeking a relevant position that reflects my experience, skills, and personal attributes including dedication, meeting goals, creativity, and the ability to follow through.
Course Name of The Institution
Name of Board /
M.Sc (Microbiology) Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta Kuvempu
B.Sc (Botany, Microbiology,
Sahyadri Science Autonomous
Currently working as a Senior Scientist in QC Microbiology department from July 16th 2012 to till date at Anthem Biosciences Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore. Able to handle following works:
Water analysis (Source water, RO water, Purified water) used in bulk manufacturing of API, which includes both chemical (Total organic content in water using TOC-Vcpn analyzer instrument, Test for heavy metals and Nitrates in water, pH and conductivity) and Microbiological analysis of water
(Total aerobic microbial count, Biochemical Testes for detection of specific pathogen likes Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella typhi, Pseudomonas aerogenosa).
Microbial Enumeration test for Non-sterile finished product according to USP/EP/IP.
Method suitability test for New finished product/intermediate/raw material.
Bacterial Endotoxin test (BET) (Gel Clot technique).
Environmental monitoring of Clean room areas which includes Passive air sampling, active air sampling, surface monitoring.
Growth promotion and inhibitory property test for new batch of dehydrated media challenging with old batch of dehydrated media using pure cultures of different microorganisms.
Disinfection efficacy tests.
Microbial enumeration test of Nitrogen gas and compressed air.
Media preparation and sterilization.
Pure Culture preservation techniques.
Risk assessment and area qualification.
Operation of H.P.H.V steam sterilizer.
Autoclave validation by using B.stearothermophillus spore strips/ampoules.
Monthly and Annual Trend chart preparations for water analysis and environmental monitoring.
Standard operating procedure (SOP) preparation.
Handling of change controls, deviations and OOS.
Calibration of pH meter, conductivity meter, weighing balance, TOC instrument and Cell density meter performance check.
New method/study protocol/validation protocols preparations.
Good documentation practices.
Worked as a Project Trainee in Biocon Limited in RND (Process Development Group). Duration: 6 months
Project Name: Biotransformation of chiral API intermediates using Microorganisms Description: Assisting in various steps involved in the synthesis of chiral intermediates for API industry using microorganisms.
The steps involve:
Screening of microorganism.
Media selection and optimization.
Revival of cultures used for the reaction.
Setting up various shake flask trials in co-ordination with Senior Scientist.
Analysis of the trials using TLC and HPLC methods. Achievements:
Successfully completed US FDA audit in the year 2017.
Successfully completed US FDA audit in the year 2013.
Successfully completed several client audits.
Involved in Establishment of New Microbiology lab facility.
Provided Training to juniors, Technicians, Trainees and other department colleagues. PROJECT WORK:
Chemical and microbiological analysis of milk and milk products in SHIMUL (Shimoga Milk Union Limited.
Extraction, Optimization and Bioassay of Ecstasy pigment produced by the Streptomyces spp.
A study on Toxicology and its ecological and clinical significance (Biochemistry).
A study on some medicinally important members of Euphorbiaceae in and around Shivamogga
Profound ability to work individually and in a team
Excellent grasp of microbiological terminology
Self-directed and organized
Willingness to learn and follow directions
Good Computer Basic Knowledge
Good Communication Skills
Hobbies: Playing cricket and other games, listening songs. PERSONAL INFORMATION
Name : Mr. Vishwas S.L.
Date of Birth : 31/08/1987
Father Name : Laxminarayana S.M.
Marital Status : Married
Nationality : Indian
Languages Known : Kannada, English & Hindi
I solemnly declare that the information given above is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. Place: Bangalore Yours faithfully