Prof. A C Matin is a Professor in Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California. He received his Ph.D in the Department of Microbiology (1969) in the University of California, Los Angeles. Prof. Matin's received Two times recipient of Environmental Protection Agency’s Star Award in 1991 and 1995. He was elected to the Steering Committee of Stanford Medical School Senate (2008–2011) and as a Chair of Medical School Senate Task Force for Postdoctoral Affairs (2010–2011). He is elected as an Associate Fellow, American Aerospace Medical Association (2011) and Chair Reception Committee, American Aerospace Medical Association (2012). Prof. Matin's research intersets includes Biology and physiology of mixotrophy, Novel mechanisms of bacterial antibiotic resistance, Role of G proteins in starvation and motility, Discovery of a new enzyme for prodrug cancer chemotherapy and its improvement, Use of extracellular vesicles (exosomes) for specific gene and drug delivery to tumors.