Dr. J. K. Pohnerkar

FACULTY OF SCIENCE >> Department of Bio-Chemistry
Designation : Associate Professor
Qualification : M.Sc., Ph.D. (CCMB, Hyderabad)
Phone Nos : 912652795594
Email :
Experience : Date of Joining; Position: Lecturer - 11/07/1996 ; Associate Professor - 07/11/2000 onwards
Areas of Interest : (1)Teaching: Bacterial Genetics, Molecular Biology and Molecular Microbial Physiology (2)Research: 1.Characterization of antibiotic components of Streptomyces flaviscleroticus 2.Development of Recombinant antibiotics.
Dr. J. K. Pohnerkar

Detailed CV

Dr. Jayashree Pohnerker

Department Of Biochemistry
Faculty Of Science
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
Vadodara, Gujarat, India-390 002.
Phone: +91-265-2795594 (O)            
Email:  jayashreepohnerkar @hotmail.com
Academic background:

Ph. D. (Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad)

Professional experience:

Associate Professor: 7-1-2000 onwards
Lecturer - 11-07-1996 to 6-11-2000

Research interests:
  • Characterization of antibiotic components of  Streptomyces  flaviscleroticus
  • Development of Recombinant antibiotics

Supervised doctoral theses and master's degrees:
Ph.D Thesis Supervised: Three
Registered Ph. D students: Three
Master’s Thesis: > 30

List of Publications:
  1. Gowrishankar, J., P. Jayashree, and K. Rajkumari. 1986. Molecular cloning of the osmoregulatory locus in Escherichia coli: increased proU gene dosage results in enhanced osmotolerence. J. Bacteriol. 168:1197-1204.
  2. Jayashree, P., and J. Gowrishankar. 1995. A new phenotype for sbcB mutations in Escherichia coli: RecA-dependent increase in plasmid-borne gene expression. Mol. Gen. Genet. 246:648-656.
  3. Jayashree, P., and J. Gowrishankar. 1995. An unusual suicidal interaction in Escherichia coli involving nucleoid protein H-NS. J. Genet. 75:1-17.
  4. Sharma, V., Borse, M., Devi S., Dave, K., Jayashree, P., and Prajapati, A. 2006 Oil Solubilization Capacity, Liquid Crystalline Properties, and Antibacterial Activity of Alkanolamine‐Based Novel Cationic Surfactants. Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, 26:4, 421-427
  5. Valodkar, M., Bhadoria, A., Jayshree P., Mohan, M., Thakore, S. 2010 Morphology and antibacterial activity of carbohydrate-stabilized silver nanoparticles. Carbohydrate Research 345: 1767–1773

Courses being taught during 2013-2014: Bacterial Genetics, Molecular Biology and Molecular, Microbial Physiology  
Previously taught courses: Bacterial Genetics, Molecular Biology and Molecular, Microbial Physiology    



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