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     Biswaprya Biswavas Misra

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - Biotechnology
Supervisor(s)  Professor Satyahari Dey
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2004 :: In progress
AddressRoom No. ME-206, HS Hall of Residence, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, West Bengal, 721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, IndiaBotany, Specialization-Plant Biotechnology2004
B.Sc.Sambalpur University, Govt. College, Rourkela, OrissaBotany (Honors), Zoology, Chemistry, Ancillary Polymer Science, Environmental Science, Oriya2002
12Govt. College, Rourkela, CHSE, OrissaPhy., Chem., Bot., Zool., Eng., Maths., Mother tongue99
10Chhend Housing Colony High School, CHSE, OrissaPhysical and Chemical Sciences, Biology, Mathematics, Social and Geographical Sciences, Economics1997

Research Areas
  • Metabolite profiling in Plants
  • Plant Metabolic Engineering
  • Metabolomics

  • GATE, 2004- 95.05 percentile
  • CSIR JRF, December 2003
  • CSIR JRF, June 2003
  • CSIR JRF, June 2004
  • University Gold Medal, B. Sc. (Botany) 2002
  • University Gold Medal, M. Sc. (Botany) 2004
  • Best All Rounder, M. Sc., 2003
  • Best Student of the Session, B. Sc., 2002

  • Metabolite profiling and biochemistry
  • Chromatographic and spectroscopic methods
  • Plant tissue culture
  • Plant molecular biology
  • Animal cell culture
  • Bioassays
  • Immunology
  • Microscopy
  • Histochemistry and photography
  • Bioinformatic, computer and software skills

Teaching Experience
  • Plant Tissue Culture(P) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 4 Semesters (4 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Research Associateship (DBT- Project)
  • CSIR- Junior and Senior Research Fellowships (Individual)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • In vitro bioactivity assay of molluskan molecules in cultured animal cell lines. by Ratna Chaturvedi, P. K. Singha, B. B. Misra, GVM Nair, S. Dey 2nd International Trends in Cell Biology, Jan, 5th -7th 1 (2008)
  • Metabolite profiling in Sandalwood, Santalum album L exploring novel bioactive compounds in vitro by B. B. Misra, Satyahari Dey National Seminar on Medicinal Plants, Aspects and Prospects, March 15th-16th 1 (2008)
  • Sandalwood Functional Genomics in Exploring Phytomedicines by B. B. Misra, Ratna Chaturvedi and Satyahari Dey  Emergence in Genomic Matter An Interdisciplinary Approach to Understand the Human Genome Organization 1 (2009)
  • Metabolomics- A Perspective by B. B. Misra BIOBEAM, Annual Departmental Magazine, Department of Biotechnology 1 (2007)
  • Sandalwood oil- Biological activities to develop phytomedicine by B. B. Misra, Satyahari Dey MEDCHEM 1 (2009)
  • The Journey of Plant Biotechnology Laboratory A Birds Eye View by B B Misra, R Chaturvedi, M Biswas, S S Das, D D Majumdar, A Mishra, Satyahari Dey, International Symposium on Emerging Trends In Infectious Diseases- TB and GI infections, Jan 5th - 7th 1 (2010)
  • Bioprospecting of phenylpropanoid metabolites and genes in sandalwood, Santalum album L by B. B. Misra and Satyahari Dey International Symposium on Bioenergy and Public Launch of the P K Sinha Center for Bioenergy A joint symposium organized by IIT Kharagpur, India and University of California, Berkeley, USA 1 (2010)

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