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     Niharika Sahoo

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
Supervisor(s)  Dr. M. Padmavati
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressRajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.PhilSambalpur UniversityLife Sciences, Specialization in Microbiology2006
M.Sc.Sambalpur UniversityLife Sciences, Specialization in Microbiology2004
B.Sc.Sambalpur UniversityBotany(Hons), Zoology, Chemistry2002
12CHSE, OrissaScience1999
10HSCHSC, Orissa1997

Research Areas
  • Biotechnology and Intellectual Property law
  • Biodrugs and regulations
  • Herbal drugs and regulation

  • Patent analysis,Patent landscaping and Mapping

  • Qualified CSIR- NET LS(Lectureship) in 2005
  • Gold Medalist, M.Sc (Life Sc), Samabalpur University, Orissa
  • Best All Rounder, M.Sc , 2003
  • National Merit Scholarship during Graduation and Intermediate

  • Worked as a JRF in Dept. of Agriculture and Food Engg. from July, 2006 to July 2007

Teaching Experience
  • Patent searching(L) at IIT Kharagpur 6 CHs (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute Fellowship by IIT Kharagpur

Papers Published in Journals
  • Recombinant drug development, regulation and commercialization An Indian industry perspective by Niharika Sahoo, Padmavati Manchikanti Biodrugs Accepted manuscript (2010)
  • Herbal drugs Standards and regulation by Niharika Sahoo, Padmavati Manchikanti , Satya Hari Dey Fitoterapia 81 462-71 (2010)
  • Manufacturing of Biodrugs Need for Harmonization in Regulatory Standards by Niharika Sahoo, Koel Choudhury and Padmavati Manchikanti1 Biodrugs  23 (4) 1-13 (2009)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Biodrug manufacturing protocols need for harmonization in standards by Niharika Sahoo and Padmavati Manchikanti International Conference on Technology Policy and Innovation. - (2009)
  • Record book keeping practice an assessment of IP protection potential by Niharika Sahoo and Padmavati Manchikanti National IPR workshop, IIT Kanpur - (2008)

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