Mr Vankadari Aditya, Research Scholar at Nitte University Centre for Science Education & Research has won the Best Oral Presentation Award at the International Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbiome under Changing Climate (AMRMIC-2022). He presented his data on Resistance to fosfomycin as an indicator of extensive drug resistance in Escherichia coli, Salmonella and Klebsiella pneumonia. He is currently pursuing his doctoral studies under the guidance of Dr. Deekshit, Assoc. Professor at NUCSER in the Division of Infectious Diseases. His research mainly focuses on identifying traits of multidrug resistant of E.coli in simulated gut condition.
AMRMIC Conference is a unique platform to deliberate recent developments and approaches in studying the implication of environmental changes on different microbiomes and emergence of antimicrobial resistance. Eminent speakers from various countries along with Indian scientists bring together an exclusive science forum that enlighten the minds of students and researchers in Microbiology and allied subjects. The conference was organized at Pondicherry University from 10th to 12th October 2022.