Deepak Mundkinajeddu works at R&D at Natural Remedies Pvt Ltd Bangalore, India. Deepak’s key research interests include phytochemistry, bioactivity profiling and standardization of botanicals used in medicines and supplements. He has additional interests in intellectual property rights and global regulatory issues pertinent to botanicals. He has published his work in peer-reviewed research journals and delivered guest lectures in many forums His group has been actively participating in government-funded projects involving external collaborations with national research labs and universities. In addition, he has also rendered service as an adjunct faculty at Manipal University. Deepak spends his personal time in learning Indian classical music and keeps an active tab on current affairs and select sports.