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     Ratna Chaturvedi

Ph.D. from -
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Satyahari Dey
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2005 :: In progress
AddressDepartment of Biotechnology, IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

Research Areas
  • Plant Molecular pharming
  • Therapeutic proteins
  • Role of MMPs in aging and metastasis
  • In vivo and In vitro Biological activity of molecules

  • Molecular Biology
  • Animal Cell Culture
  • Biological Activity Screening
  • Plant Genetic Engineering and Tissue Culture
  • Protein Methods
  • Microscopy

  • Qualified in Graduate Aptitude Test of Engineering (GATE) 2004, conducted by Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Science, with 97.36 percentile score.
  • Qualified joint Council of Scientific and Industrial Research- University Grants Commission (CSIR- UGC) Govt. of India, National eligibility test (NET) for lectureship in December 2003 and June 2004.

  • During doctoral studies, got opportunity to work at J.K. Agrigenetics, Hyderabad, as research trainee to master transgenic technology for commercial purposes
  • SPA under techno-prenurial promotion programme (TePP), sponsored by DSIR, india for the development of herbal skin nurishing gel
  • Hand on training on- Flow cytometry and its Research applications, organized by IIT Kharagpur in association with BD Biosciences, India, 2006

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute Scholarship for Ph.D.

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, G.V.M Nair, S. Dey 2nd International Trends in Cell and Molecular Biology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi . (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 . (2009)
  • The Journey of Plant Biotechnology Laboratory- A Birds Eye View by R. Chaturvedi, B. B. Misra, M. Biswas, S. S. Das, D. D. Majumdar, A. Mishra, S. Dey International Symposium on Emerging Trends In Infectious Diseases-TB and GI infections, A joint symposium organized by IIT Kharagpur, India and University of California, Berkeley, USA. . (2010)

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