Spit It Out
E11: Pioneering Innovations in Saliva Diagnostics: Charting the Future of Healthcare
October 31, 2023
In this episode, host Avi Robbins delves into the world of saliva diagnostics and precision health with Dr. Chamindie Punyadeera. Dr. Punyadeera, a distinguished innovator and advocate for women in STEM, shares her journey from industry to academia and discusses her pioneering work in cardiovascular diseases and cancer research using saliva as a diagnostic tool. Discover the groundbreaking projects that Dr. Punyadeera is leading, including the early detection of HPV-driven oropharyngeal cancers and the potential to eradicate HPV through immune system surveillance. Join us in this enlightening conversation as we explore the future of healthcare and the transformative power of saliva diagnostics.