Dr. Ashok Dubey is currently working as Senior Scientist and Lead Nutrition Sciences at Tata Chemicals Innovation Centre, Pune, India. He is involved in new process and product development using tools of microbiology, molecular biology, fermentation technology, microbiomics, metabolomics and genomics. Dr.Dubey has a total of 21 years of research experience. His major areas of research include gut microbiome, nutraceuticals and microbial biotechnology. Dr. Dubey has been leading efforts in developing new processes for prebiotics, probiotics, synbiotics and enzymes. He has led efforts in conducting various scientific studies such as mapping of Indian gut microbiota and impact of Fructo- oligosaccharides on Indian gut microbiota.
Dr. Dubey has published more than 23 articles in reputed journals and has files 6 patent applications.