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Afka Deen

Research Assistant - Nutritional Biochemistry

Afka Deen is currently an M.Phil Research Assistant with the Nutritional Biochemistry project at the National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS). She received her B.Sc from University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka in 2016 and joined NIFS in 2017. Her research focuses on the bioavailability of bioactive compounds in commonly consumed legumes in Sri Lanka. Her research interests include Food Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry and Organic Chemistry

Contact : afka.de@nifs.ac.lk