Pallavi is originally from India, where she pursued her PhD at Institute of Life Sciences under the guidance of Dr. Rupesh Dash (2018-2023). During her PhD, she studied the biology behind development of chemoresistance in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma and explored the alternative therapeutic options for the same. She joined Dr. Danwei Huangfu lab in 2023 as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. With a diverse range of expertise in cancer biology she is exploring the field of stem cell biology. Her research is focused on developing models for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor.