FACULTY OF SCIENCE


1.
Project : FIST Programme, Zoology Dept.
Investigator(s) :
  • Head, Dept. of Zoology
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 3000000.00
    2.
    Project : Benthic fauna of Mahi estuary : Habitat characteristics and population ecology
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. K. D. Vachhrajani
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 767000.00
    3.
    Project : UGC Strengthening of Infrastructure Grant
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. P. C. Mankodi
  • Funding Agency : U.G.C., New Delhi
    Amount : 2000000.00
    4.
    Project : Amphibian fauna of Gujarat: Impact of environmental pollution on population structure and dynamics
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Y. M. Naik
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : DST, Ministry of Science & Tech. Govt. of India
    Amount : 750000.00
    5.
    Project : Assessment of Water Quality in Major Stream and rivers, ground water recharges in P.A. and silation rate in four reservoirs
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. A.V. Ramachandran
  • Funding Agency : Dy. Consdrvator of Forests Wild Life Division, Sasan Gir
    Amount : 1032800.00
    6.
    Project : Bird & Animal induced Transient tripping of BHV & HV
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Bonny Pilo
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : Ahmedabad Electricity Company Ltd., Ahmedabad
    Amount : 175000.00
    7.
    Project : Ecological & Faunal Diversity Study of Jambughodha Sanctuary
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Geeta Padte
  • Funding Agency : Conservation of Forests, TRC Circle on behalf of Forests Dept., Govt. of Gujarat.
    Amount : 653000.00
    8.
    Project : Impact of economic development with particular reference ot industrial / mining activities on lion habitat of Gir ecosystem.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. A. V. Ramachandran
  • Funding Agency : Wild Life Division, Sasan Gir
    Amount : 729000.00
    9.
    Project : Some Study on infuation of Endogenous allways exogenous overian steriod … Salivary
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Ami Raval
  • Funding Agency : ICMR, New Delhi
    Amount : 41780.00
    10.
    Project : Special Assistance Programme (SAP), DSA Programme Phase - 3
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Bony Pilo
  • Funding Agency : UGC New Delhi
    Amount : 2700000.00
    11.
    Project : Study on leaser Known fauna of Gir P.A. particularly in referance of invertabarate
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr.(Mrs.) P.H. Parikh
  • Funding Agency : Forest wildlife Division, Sasan Gir
    Amount : 823000.00
    12.
    Project : Molecular investigation of Zoanthids along Saurashtra Coast, Gujarat
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof.P.C.Mankodi
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission (GSBTM), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
    Amount : 1993300.00
    13.
    Project : Documentation of Inland fishes of Gujarat
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. P. C. Mankodi
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat Biodiversity Board (GBB), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
    Amount : 1565860.00
    14.
    Project : Documentation of crustacean (phylum Arthropoda) biodiversity of Gujarat
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. K. D. Vachhrajani
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat Biodiversity Board (GBB), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar.
    Amount : 1591860.00
    15.
    Project : Documentation of Biodiversity of Arachnida and Lepidoptera in Gujarat.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Dolly Kumar
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat Biodiversity Board (GBB), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar.
    Amount : 1560860.00
    16.
    Project : Documentation of Biodiversity of Arthropod (Coleoptera, Hymenoptera, Diptera and Orthopter) in Gujarat.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. P. H. Parikh
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat Biodiversity Board (GBB), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar.
    Amount : 1560860.00
    17.
    Project : Role of inflammatory cytokines & neurotrophins in Neuropathic pain development: An invitro study.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : DBT Neuroscience Taskforce Project, New-Delhi
    Amount : 1785000.00
    18.
    Project : Molecular mechanisms underlying extracellular regulated oligodendrocyte lineage progression: Possible implications for demyelinating diseases.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : SERB, New-Delhi, DST Fast Track Project for Young Scientist (FTYS)
    Amount : 2467000.00
    19.
    Project : Role of PDGF-A activated intracellular signaling in the regulation of oligodendrocyte progenitor migration.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : UGC New-Delhi
    Amount : 1188300.00
    20.
    Project : Crosstalk between axon and glial cells: Role of MeCP2.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : DBT – Rapid Grant for Young Investigator (RGYI), New-Delhi
    Amount : 1883000.00
    21.
    Project : Identification of MeCP2 transcriptional targets in the developing brain and its role in myelination.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : DBT Neuroscience Taskforce Project, New-Delhi
    Amount : 5991000.00
    22.
    Project : Role of Methyl-CpG-binding protein-2 in impaired mitochondrial functions and myelin defects.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM, Gandhinagar
    Amount : 1992300.00
    23.
    Project : Role of brain insulin receptor in phenotypic plasticity of neuroglial progenitor cells.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : DBT Neuroscience Taskforce Project, New-Delhi, (Multi PI Project)
    Amount : 6089000.00
    24.
    Project : The effect of electron beam irradiation on expression of ER stress genes and its modulatory role in oligodendrocytes and axon-glial cells interactions.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Prakash Pillai
  • Funding Agency : Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Mumbai
    Amount : 1750000.00
    25.
    Project : Effect of melatonin on some molecular aspects of Teleost fin regeneration
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. R. V. Devkar
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 90000.00
    26.
    Project : Molecular investigation of experimental atherosclerosis mitigation using herbals
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Ranjitsinh V. Devkar
  • Funding Agency : Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission, Gujarat, India
    Amount : 1758300.00
    27.
    Project : Impact of Nanosized particles on an avian embryo
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Ranjitsinh V. Devkar
  • Funding Agency : Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Amount : 2374083.00
    28.
    Project : Cellular and molecular investigations on cardioprotective potential of anthocyanin rich red cabbage extract using in vivo and in vitro experimental models
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Ranjitsinh V. Devkar
  • Funding Agency : University Grants Commission, New Delhi
    Amount : 1070800.00
    29.
    Project : Isolation of pheromone - a contribution towards Integrated Pest Management
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Dolly Kumar
  • Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, Goverment of India, New Delhi
    Amount : 2969000.00
    30.
    Project : Consultancy for Establishment of Butterfly Park in Saputara
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Dolly Kumar
  • Funding Agency : Tourism Corporation of Government Ltd (TCGL), Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
    Amount : 3000000.00
    31.
    Project : Toxicological studies of plant nutrient on freshwater fishes of Vadodara, Gujarat.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. P. H. Parikh
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New DElhi
    Amount : 973000.00
    32.
    Project : Investigating the role of BMP signalling during the post embryonic development in teleost fish Poecilia latipinna
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. U K Gowri Kumari
  • Funding Agency : Research and consultancy cell, The M S University of Baroda, Vadodara
    Amount : 100000.00
    33.
    Project : Biodiversity and ecology of Earthworm in and around Baroda
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 35000.00
    34.
    Project : Role of Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 on Epimorphic Regeneration
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : DST, New Delhi
    Amount : 3750000.00
    35.
    Project : Temporal proteome analysis to identify the potential inducers of pleuripotency in the regenerating tail of lizard Hemidactylus flaviviridis
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : GSBTM, Gandhinagar
    Amount : 1687000.00
    36.
    Project : Investigating the role of COX-2 induced PGE2 in the regulation of major signalling pathways of epimorphic regeneration in Northern House Gecko Hemidactylus flaviviridis
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. Suresh Balakrishnan
  • Funding Agency : UGC, New Delhi
    Amount : 1135000.00
    37.
    Project : Impact of climate change on Anthozoans along the Saurashtra coast
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. P. C. Mankodi
  • Prof. K. D. Vachhrajani
  • Funding Agency : Earth System Science Organisation (ESSO), Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), New Delhi
    Amount : 2363500.00
    38.
    Project : Studies on Brachyuran Crabs of Saurashtra coast
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. K. D. Vachhrajani
  • Prof. P. C. Mankodi
  • Funding Agency : Earth System Science Organisation (ESSO), Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), New Delhi
    Amount : 2337500.00
    39.
    Project : Study of Biodiversity of Southern Gulf of Kachchh with reference to Coral Bleaching / Climate change
    Investigator(s) :
  • Prof. G. S. Padate
  • Dr. S. P. Salunke
  • Funding Agency : Earth System Science Organisation (ESSO), Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), New Delhi
    Amount : 2739000.00
    40.
    Project : Cuminaldehyde induced modulation of TLR-4 and NF-kB pathway in inflamed macrophages.
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. R. V. Devkar
  • Funding Agency : GUJCOST - DST, Government of Gujarat
    Amount : 340000.00
    41.
    Project : Regulation of Alveolar Epithelial Integrity by the NRG-1/HER-2 Axix
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Vihas T, Vasu
  • Funding Agency : MRP - University Grants Commission, New Delhi
    Amount : 1390000.00
    42.
    Project : Chick embryonic pluripotent stem cells as a model to study muscular dystrophy in vitro
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. U. K. Gowri Kumari
  • Funding Agency : MRP - University Grants Commisiion, New Delhi
    Amount : 1085000.00
    43.
    Project : Dose dependent effect of Benzene as leuhaemogen on Rat
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Hetal Roy
  • Funding Agency : MRP - University Grants Commission, New Delhi
    Amount : 89000.00
    44.
    Project : Modulation of ALK gene in neuroblastoma regression
    Investigator(s) :
  • Dr. Hetal Roy
  • Funding Agency : The Maharaja Sayajirao University - Research cell
    Amount : 85000.00