Dr. Mehar S. Manku
Dr. Mehar S. Manku has been active in lipid research for more than thirty years. During his lengthy career, Dr. Manku has authored some 250 scientific and technical papers and is the named inventor on 65 patents. Dr. Manku served for 35 years as an executive editor of the fatty acid journal Prostaglandin, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids. (PLEFAs). He was appointed editor in 2003 and held the position until late 2010, when he stood down to become Emeritus Editor. Recently, he was appointed Editor-in-Chief of Medical Hypotheses. Dr. Manku worked in several research and development roles at Amarin Corporation from November 2004 to April 2010. Prior to Amarin, Dr. Manku worked in various scientific and technical roles at Scotia Pharmaceuticals Ltd and later at Laxdale Ltd (1979 – 2001).