FACULTY OF SCIENCE


1.
Project : DST-FIST Programme, Dept. of Bio-Chemistry
Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 8500000.00
    2.
    Project : Heterologous expression and mutational analysis of type II polyketide synthases genes of uncharacterized producer strain of streptomyces
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Jayshree Pohnerkar
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 880300.00
    3.
    Project : Construction and Structural Characterisation of Site Directed Mutant of Ubiquitin UbE64G…… Cerevisiae..
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 652560.00
    4.
    Project : Sytematic Studies to Identify, Evaluate and understand antidiabetic potential of a Natural Herb Enicostemma Littorale
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 1318800.00
    5.
    Project : Identification of proteins involved in thiol: Disulphide Metabolism Streptomyces coelicolor
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 420000.00
    6.
    Project : Studies on the role of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase in Diclyostelium discoideum cell death
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : DBT, New Delhi
    Amount : 2490000.00
    7.
    Project : Nucleotide Sequence …… streptomyces
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Jayshree Pohnerkar
  • Funding Agency : DBT, New Delhi
    Amount : 3675000.00
    8.
    Project : Probing the Chemical Potential …… aromatic Polyketide
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Mukta Mohan
  • Dr. Jayshree Pohnerkar
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 1572000.00
    9.
    Project : Studies on single nucleotide polymorphism of vitiligo susceptibility ……. Gujarat Population
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 1066100.00
    10.
    Project : Evaluation of islet neogenesis potential (in vitro) and investigation …………….. experimental models
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 4614000.00
    11.
    Project : Metabolic Engineering of Enterobacter asburiae PS13 for ….. …… Phenotype
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi
    Amount : 1816185.00
    12.
    Project : A network project on development of transgenic mineral phosphate solabillizing bactrial
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Dr. G. Archana
  • Funding Agency : DBT, New Delhi
    Amount : 1226200.00
    13.
    Project : Coning & Characterisation of mineral phosphate solubiling (MPS) genes from arabidopsis Thalinana CDNA Library
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. G. Nareshkumar
  • Funding Agency : Dept. of Science & Tech., Ministry of Science & Tech., govt. of India
    Amount : 1067220.00
    14.
    Project : Determination…Coli
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. G. Nareshkumar
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 526808.00
    15.
    Project : Fund for Improvement of Science and Tech. Infrastructure in University and Higher Education Institutions (FIST) Programme
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Tara Mehta
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 6000000.00
    16.
    Project : Gene Expression in Dityostelim
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Harish Padh
  • Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi
    Amount : 598000.00
    17.
    Project : Genetic Engineering of Type II Polyketibe synthase gene of presumptive produces strain of streptomyces
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Jayshree Phornerker
  • Funding Agency : Dept. of Biotechnology,
    Amount : 1000000.00
    18.
    Project : Molecular Aspects of Dictyostelium discoidium cell death
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. (Mrs.) R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : CSIR, New Delhi
    Amount : 688000.00
    19.
    Project : Processing of Law…..Vascular diseases
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Harish Padh
  • Funding Agency : D.S.T.
    Amount : 1702315.00
    20.
    Project : Production of Recombinant Proteins: Devt. Of Eukaryotic Expression System
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Harish Padh
  • Funding Agency : NDDB, Anand
    Amount : 600000.00
    21.
    Project : Studies on Etiopathogenesis of Vitiligo
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 245060.00
    22.
    Project : Studies on Low Levels Simultaneous Explore of Lead and Cadmum on endocrine System in Non-pregnant and Lactating Female Rats
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 327300.00
    23.
    Project : Generation of Salt resistant plants through transplastomics
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Pushpa Robin
  • Funding Agency : GSFC Science Foundation
    Amount : 1084000.00
    24.
    Project : Biochemical and Biotechnological approaches for increasing oil yield from Jatropha curcas
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Pushpa Robin
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 1156000.00
    25.
    Project : Correlation of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase activation and mitochondrial change under oxidative stress induced cell death in Dictyostelium.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 4626800.00
    26.
    Project : Citrate synthase (cs) gene over expression in the transgenic P. fluorescence harboring ppc gene for improved organic acid secretion
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. G. Nareshkumar
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 3065000.00
    27.
    Project : Structural studies on degradation determinant signals of ODC and Redesigning of ODC for efficient targeted protein degradation
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 4000000.00
    28.
    Project : Structural and functional characterization of a lethal mutation of Ubiquitin in S. cerevisiae to pinpoint the role of mutated residues in Ubiquitin biology
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 1070000.00
    29.
    Project : Bio-prospecting the Aloe Vera gel for female infertility
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. N. Laxmipriya
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 1344000.00
    30.
    Project : Evaluation of TNF–alpha promoter polymorphisms for Vitiligo Susceptibility in Gujarat Population.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 1178800.00
    31.
    Project : Purification and functional characterization of XisA protein of Anabaena PCC 7120.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 3294000.00
    32.
    Project : Incorporation of pyrroloquinoline quinone (pqq) gene cluster in Herbaspirillum seropedicae Z67 for the enhanced growth promotion in rice
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 777800.00
    33.
    Project : Role of brain insulin receptor in phenotypic plasticity of neuroglial progenitor cells.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 6100000.00
    34.
    Project : Poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 and pancreatic islet differentiation from progenitors: Implications in Diabetes.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 5900000.00
    35.
    Project : Association of Single Nucleotide Polymorphic candidate genes with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Prostate cancer
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 1190000.00
    36.
    Project : Involvement of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase in Dictyostelium discoideum development
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 1947500.00
    37.
    Project : In vitro expression studies of immune regulatory genes: significance in vitiligo pathogenesis
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : ICMR
    Amount : 3400000.00
    38.
    Project : Identification of potential microRNAs responsible for pathogenesis of generalized vitiligo.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM
    Amount : 1725000.00
    39.
    Project : Role of Apoptosis Inducing Factor in Dictyostelium discoideum cell death programs
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prog. R. Begum
  • Funding Agency : DST
    Amount : 4152000.00
    40.
    Project : Coordinate multiple copy expression of two genes relA rumA in Escherichia coli results in two new phenotypes - intrinsic tolerance to antibiotics and synthetic lethality
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Jayashree Pohnerkar
  • Funding Agency : SERB
    Amount : 4960000.00
    41.
    Project : Studies on the Effects of Mutations in Parallel β-bulge of Ubiquitin on Protein Translation, Sorting and Lysosomal Degradation
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : CSIR
    Amount : 2400000.00
    42.
    Project : Structure-function studies of ubiquitin and ubiquitin activating enzyme (E1)
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. C. Ratna Prabha
  • Funding Agency : BRNS
    Amount : 3375000.00
    43.
    Project : Role of environmental pollutants in causing hypothyroidism induced infertility
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Pushpa Robin
  • Funding Agency : DST
    Amount : 1800000.00
    44.
    Project : Novel lipid based markers for breast cancer diagnosis
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Pushpa Robin
  • Funding Agency : ICMR
    Amount : 1600000.00
    45.
    Project : Study the role of miRNA during Parkinson’s Diseases
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 5545000.00
    46.
    Project : Study the role of cell death in Mesenchymal Stem Cell
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 3160000.00
    47.
    Project : Study the role of TRIM family protein in regulation of autophagy
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DBT
    Amount : 4934000.00
    48.
    Project : To study the role of mitochondrial proteins (MAVS and MITA) in IKKε mediated NF-κB activation in breast cancer cell lines
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DST
    Amount : 1350000.00
    49.
    Project : Study the role of mitochondria dynamics during S. aureus infection
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : ICMR
    Amount : 4274000.00
    50.
    Project : Synthesis of autophagy inhibitors as potential anticancer
    Investigator(s) :
  • Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM
    Amount : 1982000.00
    51.
    Project : Role of Mitochondrial MAVS and NLRX1 interaction in regulation of TNF induced ROS and inflammation
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DST
    Amount : 1979000.00
    52.
    Project : Partial identification of phytocomponents in Aloe vera gel and their effect in PCO induced rat model.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Laxmipriya P Nampoothiri
  • Funding Agency : UGC
    Amount : 1370000.00
    53.
    Project : Characterization of putative Type IV secretion system of Bacillus anthracis
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Gopal Jee Gopal
  • Funding Agency : SERB-DST
    Amount : 840000.00
    54.
    Project : Incorporation of oxalic acid secretion ability in sucrose dependent Enterobacter asburiae PSI3 for efficient phosphate solubilization in acidic alfisols
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Nareshkumar
  • Funding Agency : CSIR
    Amount : 2886000.00
    55.
    Project : Role of Interleukin (IL)-10 In Vitiligo Susceptibility: A Genotype - Phenotype Correlation
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : GUJCOST
    Amount : 500000.00
    56.
    Project : Identification of PARP1 interacting proteins during D. discoideum development
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Rasheedunnisa Begum
  • Funding Agency : CSIR
    Amount : 2100000.00
    57.
    Project : India-UK Nitrogen Fixation Centre
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : (IUNFC)DBT-BBSRC
    Amount : 7246400.00
    58.
    Project : Incorporation of oxalic acid secretion ability in sucrose dependent Enterobacter asburiae PSI3 for efficient phosphate solubilization in acidic alfisols
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. Naresh Kumar
  • Funding Agency : CSIR
    Amount : 2886000.00
    59.
    Project : Exploring and modulating miRNA for Potentiating Human Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells [hBMSCs] in Islet differentiation for Effective Diabetes Therapy
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Sarita Gupta
  • Funding Agency : DST-SERB
    Amount : 5067000.00
    60.
    Project : Bioprospecting of Bauhinia variegata against A-549 lung cancer cell line
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Pushpa Robin
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM
    Amount : 1300000.00
    61.
    Project : Implication of Non-polar phyto-component/s of Aloe vera gel extract in treatment of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome using rodent model
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Laxmipriya Nampoothiri
  • Funding Agency : DST-SERB
    Amount : 3300000.00
    62.
    Project : Engineering Saccharomyces cerevisiae for producing potent antioxidant ……. its efficacy in combating abiotic stress in yeast
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Devesh H. Suthar
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM
    Amount : 2300005.00
    63.
    Project : Study of prevalent mutations in Indian patients and their role in mitochondrial dynamics in Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinoses (NCL).
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR
    Amount : 4800000.00
    64.
    Project : The study of association of hsa-miR-4485 with mitochondria and regulation of its functions and cell death in human cells
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DST (SERB)
    Amount : 4710000.00
    65.
    Project : Study of the association of microRNA and mitochondria and their role in regulation of neuronal cell death in Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome (FXTAS). Co-PI (FXTAS)
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Rajesh Singh
  • Funding Agency : DST
    Amount : 6892000.00