Lonchin Suguna has completed her Ph.D at 27 from the University of Madras. She did her postdoctoral studies at ETH-Zentrum, Switzerland. She is working as a Scientist in the Department of Biochemistry, Central Leather Research Institute, India. She has published 60 papers in reputed journals and serving as a reviewer, Editorial board member for many journals. She was awarded Mr.V.V.Swaminathan Diamond Jubilee Research Endowment award for the outstanding contribution in the scientific evaluation of medicinal properties of plants, by Indian Association of Biomedical Scientists, 2012 (Gold Medal). She received Fellow of International Medical Sciences Academy (FIMSA) in the year 2014.