Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Gujarat University, India, 1985. Master of Science in Microbiology, Maharaja Sayajinao University, Baroda, India, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Microbiology, Kuopia University, Finland, 1994.
Research scientist, Kuopio U., 1988-1994; senior scientist gene therapy unit Artificial Intelligence Virtanen Institute, Kuopio U., since 1996; postdoctoral fellow, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation Unit/University of California, San Diego, 1994-1995.
Married Yash Pal Agrawal, January 24, 1987. 1 child, Neha.