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Achievements

Special status like UGC-DRS/DSA/SAP/CAS, FIST, IRHPA, DBT, DST… etc.  

Source

Type

Year

Funding (Lakhs)

UGC

DRS  Phase I, DRS Phase II  & DRS Phase III

(2002-2007), (2007-2012) & (2013-2018)

185.16

DST

FIST-Phase I, FIST-Phase II and PURSE

(2002-2008), (2008-2013) &  (2011-2014)

146.02

DBT

COE in Bioinformatics

(2010-2017)

50.00

Centre for Genetic Engineering Research Unit

(1987-2007)

120.00

Centre for Plant Molecular Biology

(1989-2007)

57.00

Functional Genomics

(2007-2012)

53.13

Centre for Clinical Proteomics- DBT

(2007-2012)

44.26

National Graphics Facility

(2002-2017)

352.00

M.Sc. Biotechnology

(2007- 2017)

220.00

PG Advanced Diploma in Plant
Genetic Engineering

(2008-2013)

86.12

Obsolete Equipments

(2007-2013)

40.12

M.Sc. Computational Biology

(2010-2017)

209.14

 

 

 

On Going Research Projects

Sl. No

Name of the faculty

Title of the Project

Funding
Agency

Cost
(in Lakhs)

Period

1

Dr. N. Sankar

Inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate Signaling Mediated activation of CaMKII During Cardiac Remodeling PI

DST-SERB

76.26

2016-19

2

Dr. B. Ashok Kumar

Metabolically versatile Paracoccus sp., for the bioremediation of toxic and harmful xenobiotics from waste water – a prospect of genomic exploitation PI

DBT

56.46

2017-20

Exploration of biological potential of phlorotannins: a lead compound from marine brown algae for non communicable diseases (Co-PI)

DBT

47.19

2017-20

3

Dr.S.B.Anand

Profiling of circulating microRNA in Serum – Plasma of the filarial infected secondary lymphedema subject for identification of potential biomarkers

TNSCST

5.0

2017-19

4

Dr. P. Varalakshmi

Exopolysaccharide (EPS) production from soil bacteria: media optimization compound characterization and its application activity (Mentor)

DST

20.00,

2016-19

Exploration of biological potential of phlorotannins: a lead compound from marine brown Algae for non communicable diseases PI

DBT

47.19

2017-20

Genetic transformation of Microalgae for improved lipid biosynthesis for biofuel Production. (Mentor)

CSIR

4.52

2017-18

5

Dr. A. Jayachitra

Designing of label free multiflex electrochemical assay for detection of pathogens CO-PI

DST

36.4

2016-19

6

Dr. P. Gopal &
Dr. G. Sridevi

Center for Excellence in Innovative Biotechnology (CEIB) project on “Development of sheath blight disease resistant…. to MKU and DRR, Hyderabad. Team leader is Prof. K. Veluthambi. Principal Investigators: MKU, Dr. K.Veluthambi, Dr. G. Sridevi , Dr. P. Gopal  and DRR part: S. M. Balachandran, and    S. K. Mangrauthia.
JOINT PI

DBT

194.36

2014-19

 

 

Details Completed of Research Projects

 

Sl.No

Faculty Name

Funding agency

Amount( In Lakhs)

  1.  

Dr.B.Ashok Kumar

DST

22.70

DBT RGYI

27.73

DBT

31.00

UGC

10.80

  1.  

Dr.S.B.Anand

UGC

10.80

DBT RGYI

30.98

TNSCST

02.00

  1.  

Dr.H.Shakila

CSIR

14.93

UGC

11.24

  1.  

Dr.P.Varalakshmi

CSIR

26.00

SERB

40.78

BioExtract

08.73

SERB

19.42

UGC

11.17

  1.  

Dr. N.Sivakumar

SERB

25.00

DBT

28.16

UGC

13.59

  1.  

Dr.M.Pandi

SERB

21.95

UGC

10.25

  1.  

Dr.D.Ganesh

UGC

12.18

  1.  

Dr.A.Jayachitra

UGC

09.95

  1.  

Dr.G.Sridevi

UGC

10.34

  1.  

Dr.N.D.Kannan

UGC

10.31

SERB

25.00

  1.  

Dr.P.Gopal

SERB

52.16

DBT

44.20

SERB

18.00