We are grateful for support from private individuals and corporate bodies, notably,
Dr. K. Anji Reddy of the Dr. Reddy's Laboratory in Hyderabad (who supports Molecular Genetics Research and also has donated a gene sequencer to HERF).
The Jhaveri Family of Kobe, Japan (who helped us set up the microbiology laboratory)
Mrs. Saroja A Rao of Los Angeles, California, USA (who helped us in starting immunology laboratory, and
The Ravi Brothers of California, USA who have helped us in setting up the stem cell laboratory.
We are grateful to Professor Brien Holden of the University of New South Wales, Australia, for his very substantial contribution to help us set up the research facilities of HERF. In appreciation, the research labs are collectively called the Brien Holden Eye Research Centre.
Christoffel Blindenmission, Germany
Cornea & Contact Lens Research Unit, Australia
Centre for Eye Research & Technology, Australia
National Institute of Health, USA
Pharmacia & Upjohn, Sweden
The World Health Organization, Switzerland
Santen Inc., USA
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics and Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology for collaborative research programs
University of Hyderabad, BITS Pilani and University of New South Wales for PhD programs
Bausch & Lomb, USA
i2 Foundation, USA
National Institutes of Health, USA
Council for Scientific & Industrial Research, Government of India
Department of Biotechnology, Government of India
Department of Science & Technology, Government of India