Workshop participants

Mr. Murari Lal Gurjar completed his Bachelor in B. Pharm., at Barkathulla University, Bhopal, MP. He has experience in quality control department in CIPLA Pharmaceutical Ltd and Sun Pharma Pharmaceutical Ltd. Currently, he is working as a Scientific Assitant (C) at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, Kharghar, Mumbai. His research experience is in Pharmacokinetic analysis, pre-clinical analysis and Biomarker Discovery.

Dr. Pavithra N. completed her PhD from Manipal University, Karnataka and pursued her post doctoral fellowship in the area of lipidomics at Nutrition division, St John Research Institute (Bangalore). Currently she is post doctoral fellow at FRLHT working in the field of genomics. She is working on transcriptomics and genetic diversity analysis of medicinal plants.

Mr. Ravindra Singh Thakur had completed his master's in Forensic Science at Department of Criminology and Forensic Science in DHSGU, Sagar (M.P.). Currently he is pursuing his PhD under the guidance of Dr. D. K. Patel in Analytical Chemistry Division, Regulatory Toxicology Group at CSIR- Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow (U.P.). His research interest is on Applied Forensic Science and Environmental Toxicology.

Mr. Jeyapragash Danaraj completed his Masters in Biotechnology at Achariya College of Arts and Science, Pondicherry University. He is pursuing his Ph.D., in Marine Biotechnology under the guidance of Dr. A. Saravanakumar, Assistant Professor at Centre of Advanced Study in Marine Biology, Annamalai University. His research field is on metabolite profiling from the tropical seagrass and their biosynthesis under in-vitro conditions.

Dr. Mohua Das Gupta obtained her B.V.Sc & A.H. degree from College of Veterinary Science & A.H, Khanapara, Assam. Pursued her M.V.Sc in Animal Reproduction Gynaecology and Obstetrics, O.U.A.T, Bhubaneswar. She worked as Veterinary Officer in Semen Research Station in BAIF, Pune. Currently she is pursuing Ph.D. in Animal Reproduction Gynaecology and Obstetrics from ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute. At NDRI, she is working towards the Identification of Novel transcriptome and metabolome from Malnad Gidda Bull, a dwarf breed with high prolificacy.

Dr. Uday Kannegundlaobtained his B.V.Sc & A.H and M.V.Sc (Animal Genetics & Breeding) degrees from the College of Veterinary Science-Rajendranagar, Hyderabad. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Animal Genetics and Breeding at ICAR–National Dairy Research Institute, Southern Regional Station-Bengaluru. His current research is focused on investigating differentially expressed proteins in Spermatozoa low and high quality semen producing Murrah bulls and SNP identification in candidate genes affecting semen quality.

Dr. Azharuddin N. did BVSc & AH from KVAFSU-Veterinary College, Bidar, MVSc is also from same campus. His master’s research topic was “Phenotypic Characterization of Nandidurga Breed of Goat” a goat breed of Karnataka state. He has worked as Assistant Manager (Vety) at Bangalore Milk Union Milk Ltd, Veterinary Officer in the Department of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services (GOK), and was then deputed to KVAFSU-Veterinary College, Shivamogga for teaching (Assistant Professor). Right now he is pursuing PhD in Animal Genetics &Breeding at ICAR- National Dairy research Institute (Southern Research Station). My doctoral research topic is “Whole Genome Sequencing and Gene Expression Profiling of Deoni and Hallikar Cattle”.

Dr. Paras Sharma is presently working as Scientist at ICMR-National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad. He is working on nutritive value of foods, bioactive compounds and health promoting foods. He completed his M.Sc & Ph.D in Food Science and so far he has published more than 30 research papers in reputed Journals with cumulative Impact factor of more than 65, H-index 13. He is also member of reputed scientific societies related to nutrition and food science.