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Dr. Bimal Rajalingam is a medical doctor with interests in pulmonology, critical care and sleep medicine. After graduating from medical school in India, he worked as a fellow at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. He was involved in tissue engineering related research and has published in international scientific journals. He also co-invented a methodology to control the cellular microenvironment of stem cells for which a patent is pending in the US patent office. He holds a post graduate degree in Respiratory Medicine. To contact Dr. Bimal you can email
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