Samson hails from Kerala, India and is currently a post-doctoral associate in the lab. He earned his M. Phil and Ph.D in Biochemistry from the University of Kerala, Kerala, India. He did part of his Ph.D project at the University of Connecticut Health Center, Connecticut, USA. His previous experience involved conducting research on it's Oxidant Stress and Myocardial Angiogenesis in Experimental Animals and has mastered techniques such as rat and mouse LAD occlusion (Myocardial Infarction model), mouse hind-limb ischemia model, confocal microscopy etc. Currently he is working on the Role of Oxidant Stress and ER stress in Diabetes/Hyperglycemia mediated Endothelial Dysfunction's.