Roopa Comandur, PhD | Associate Scientist

At SafeWhite, Roopa is involved in improving the performance of our novel peroxide-free teeth whitening product. Other areas of research include modification of chemical formulations, device development, and large-scale production.

Before joining SafeWhite, Roopa was a postdoctoral researcher at the Ohio State University. Her research focused on understanding protein-RNA interactions in different viruses like the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and the Prototype Foamy Virus (PFV)

Roopa received her doctorate degree in biochemistry from the Ohio State University. She completed her Master’s degree in chemistry from I.I.T. Madras, India and her Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Stella Maris College, India.