Young Scientist Award at the 15th International Congress on Thermophiles

Prize: Award or HonorEarly Career or Student Award


Karan received the award as recognition for his ongoing innovative research on extremozymes isolated from Red Sea brine pools. Extremozymes are enzymes from microbial organisms that live in extreme environments, such as the high-salinity environment found in brine pools. These enzymes catalyze cellular reactions and allow life in hostile conditions. Awarded while at KAUST.
Degree of recognitionInternational

Awarded at event

Event title15th International Congress on Thermophiles
Location, Fukuoka, JapanShow on map
PeriodSep 2 2019 → Sep 6 2019