Programming Languages: C, Perl, SQL, SAS, Python and R Bio desulphurization of crude oil
Prepared Armoracia rusticana & Arabidopsis thaliana (plant cell) cell culture & Rhodococcus IST S8 strain (microbial cell) cell culture for analyzing bio-desulphurization using GC, GC-MS, LC-MS and GC-FID
Analyzed sugar consumption of the plant and microbial cell culture using HPLC
Performed routine stability analysis, method development and method validation for GMP/GLP environment.
Interpreted the obtained results from the analyses and prepared daily and month reports
Trained and mentored junior assistance in basic laboratory and research techniques
Gained project management experience by deploying a full project lifecycle
Master of Science: BiologySt John's University － Queens, New YorkBiology
Master of Science: BiotechnologyThe University of ManchesterUKBiotechnology Master's Thesis: "Bio desulphurization"
Bachelor of Technology: BiotechnologyAnna UniversityIndiaBiotechnology Undergraduate Thesis: "Modelling and Docking for Renal Carcinoma Antigen 61" at AU-KBC Research Centre, India
06/2015 to Current
Volunteer Research ScientistAlbert Einstein College of Medicine － NY
Project: Low level light therapy to protect or mitigate ionizing radiation- induced effects in normal cells.
Carried out induced irradiation and low level light therapy in Human Embryonic Kidney 293 and BJ human foreskin fibroblast cell culture.
Measured induced irradiation and low level light therapy in enteroids extracted from mice intestine.
Interpret and present lab data to lab members and project manager.
03/2015 to Current
Graduate Research AssistantSt. John's University － NY
Project: Gene Regulatory network for Drosophila Melanogaster Collected genes from literature survey and gene database (NCBI, TCGA, droidb, FlyMine, FlyAltas, Flybase) Modeled gene regulatory network for Drosophila melanogaster to understand and analyze sperm stability Analyzed the pathways for top interacting genes using KEGG pathways.
Communicated and discussed the research results in lab meeting Awecare Analytical & Research Laboratories, India.
02/2012 to 05/2014
Project: Cell cultures and determine the characteristics of microorganisms for industrial effluent treatment Conducted experiments for mixed bacterial strains of microbes under different physiological conditions for industrial effluent treatment Examined the molecular characterization of Actinomycites sp.
bacteria using DNA & mRNA isolation, PCR techniques and Clustal_X program for sequence mapping Liaised between the project team and funding agencies on raising the research fund Project: Separation and Purification of Secondary metabolite Extracted and purified the secondary metabolites from Azadirachta indica plant cell culture using centrifuge, lysis method, column and affinity chromatography and gel electrophoresis Engaged in the development of experimental design, data collection method and strategy for data management ensured that all testing was documented in compliance with SOP and in cGMP environment.
06/2010 to 01/2012
Research AssociateThe University of Manchester
Bio desulphurization of crude oil" [professional patent application number: GB1202098.8].
*"Cancer Proteomics" in Technomelange 2006, a National level technical symposium held at Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India and won the first prize for paper presentation
*"Implementation of Nano robots in Medicine" in Biorus '05, a National level technical symposium held at A.R.J College of engineering and technology, India and won the third prize for paper presentation