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Abstracts / Conferences / Symposia / Seminars

1. Amir Khan and Z. H. Beg. “Therapeutic impacts of tocotrienols on lipoprotein lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status in young smokers”. International conference on advances in free radical research, SFRR, p-2008, 2009.

2. Amir Khan, S. K. Chauhan, M. S. Khan, and R. P. Thapliyal. “In vitro antioxidative effect of B. Diffusa (L) root extract on lipid peroxidation in serum of type 2 diabetic patients”. International conference on advances in free radical research, SFRR, p-13, 2009

3. Amir Khan and Z. H. Beg. “Oxidative modification of LDL, lb-LDL and highly atherogenic sd-LDL in young smokers, anti-cholesterol and anti-oxidative impact of tocotrienols (Tocomin).” International Symposium on the Predictive and Mechanistic Mutagenesis and XXXIII EMSI Annual Meeting, Aligarh, India. 2008.

4. Amir Khan and Z. H. Beg. “Impact of tocotrienols (Tocomin) and Copper mediated in vitro oxidation of LDL, lb-LDL and more atherogenic small dense (sd)-LDL in normolipidemic subjects.” Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India, New Delhi, 2007.

5. M. S. Khan, Amir Khan and D. N. Kachru. “Safety aspect of foods genetically modified by recombinant E .coli strain (HB101) containing Cry1Ab delta endotoxin gene of Bacillus thuringiensis”: Proceedings of South Asian and VII Annual National Conference of Indian congress of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology (ICFMT), AMU Aligarh, India. p-103, 2007

6. M. S. Khan and Amir Khan. “Isolation, characterization and purification of Cry1Ab delta-endotoxin of Bacillus thuringiensis”: Proceedings of National Conference on Microbial Diversity: Avenues and Applications, SBSPGI, Balawala Dehradun, Uttrakhand, India. p-D8, 2007.

7. Amir Khan, M. S. Khan and S. K. Chauhan. “Immunomodulatory and antibactericidal properties of crude methanolic extracts isolated from the roots of Boerhaavia diffusa (Linn) against the disease scrofula adenitis”: National Conference on Microbial Diversity: Avenues and Applications, SBSPGI, Balawala Dehradun, Uttrakhand, India. P-D13, 2007.

8. S. K. Chauhan, I. A. Ansari, Amir Khan and M. S. Khan. “Antimicrobial and immunosuppressive properties of methanolic extracts from the roots of Borhaavia Diffusa (Linn) against scrofula adenitis (neck swelling)”: 4th India-Australia Biotechnology Conference. The Queensland Institute of Medical Institute, Brisbane, Australia. p-16. 2007.

9. Amir Khan, Priyanka G.“Impact of Ethanolic Extract of Boerhaavia Diffusa on Lipid Peroxidation and Antioxidant Status of Novice Smokers”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

10. Amir Khan, Shivani G. “Impact of Ethanolic Extract of Boerhaavia Diffusa on Lipid Peroxidation and Antioxidant Status of Novice Smokers”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

11. Shanthy Sundaram, Santosh Kumar Singh and Satish Kumar Verma (2004). Proton Stress as a Biochemical Marker to study cyanobacterial Biodiversity. pp. 110-111. 6th Indian Agricultural Scientists and Farmers Congress-2004; ‘Bioved Research and Communication Centre’ Allahabad, India.

12. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2004). Effect of heavy metal toxicity on the pigments and protein profiling of Anabaena cylindrica, 026: pp 132. 7th Conference of the International Academy of Sciences (CONIAPS-VII, 2004); University of Allahabad.

13. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2005). In vitro mass multiplication of Ban Tulsi; Ocimum gratissimum. MPTC-4: pp 10-11. National Conference on Bioactive Compounds: New Frontiers and Therapeutic Usage; School of Life Sciences S.R.T.M. University, Nanded.

14. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2005). In vitro mass multiplication of Sweet Basil; Ocimum basilicum. P-69: pp. 101. ‘Indo-Australian Conference on Biotechnology in Infectious Diseases’, KMC, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, organized by Manipal (MAHE), CDFD, IISC, Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Australian Education International, Government of Australia on 1st to 3rd April.

15. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2005). Toxic effects of hexazinone on antioxidant, pigment and protein profiles of paddy field cyanobacteria. pp. 22-23. ‘National Conference on Advancing Frontiers in Biotechnology for sustainable Agriculture and Health’; Department of Biotechnology, Bareilly College.

16. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2005). Evaluation of antioxidant activity in essential oils of medicinal plants. Section-VII: Plant Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology; pp 143. XXVIII All India Botanical Conference and National Symposium on Plant Science Research in India: Challenges and prospects; Botanical Survey of India, Northern Circle, Dehradun, Uttaranchal.

17. Santosh Kumar Singh and Shanthy Sundaram (2005). In vitro micropropagation of medicinal plants. SV/P-17; pp 60. III International Conference on Plant and Environmental Pollution; International Society of Environmental Botanists and National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow.

18. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2006). Abstract published on the topic entitled “Secondary Metabolites Production Using Cell Suspension Cultures” , 531/B494, in ASCB, 46th Annual meeting- organized by The American Society for Cell Biology on December 9-13, 2006, in San Diego, California, USA.

19. Shanthy Sundaram and Santosh Kumar Singh (2006). Axillary shoot multiplication from nodal explants of Ocimum basilicum L. (Sweet basil). Pp. 38. Section of Biological Sciences, the 76th Symposium of National Academy of Sciences, Mumbai, India.

20. Santosh Kumar Singh, Md. Aslam Siddiqui and Brij Mohan Sharma (2010). Alterations in protein and antioxidant profile of cyanobacteria exposed to herbicide stresses. Basic Sciences, pp: 75, 2nd Rashtriya Yuva Vaigyanik Sammelan-2010; Doon University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

21. Praveen Kaushik, Santosh Kumar Singh & Brijmohan Sharma (2012). Establishment of somatic hybrid cell culture based bioreactor system in Yarshagumba, under the section: Biotechnology, Biochemistry & Microbiology (Pp: 77); in 7th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress, 2012; held in Graphic Era University on 21st -23rd November.

22. Santosh Kumar Singh, Vishal Rajput & Brijmohan Sharma (2012). Assessment of genetic diversity in Ocimum cultivars using enzymes & RAPD molecular markers, under the section: Botany (Pp: 98); in 7th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress, 2012; held in Graphic Era University on 21st -23rd November.

23. Vishal Rajput, Santosh Kumar Singh & Brijmohan Sharma (2012). Development of a novel toxicant pre-detection kit for fish genetic system; under the section: Biotechnology, Biochemistry & Microbiology (Pp: 58); in 7th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress; held in Graphic Era University on 21st -23rd November.

24. Sulakhshana Sharma, Seema Saxena, Praveen Kumar & Santosh Kumar Singh (2013). To appraise the degree of fungal infectivity in hospital environments and to evaluate the ability of air conditioning systems to decrease such contagion. Pp: 212. 1st International Conference on New Horizons in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, (NHPBMS-2013), in association with International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (IJPSR).

25. Praveen Kumar, Santosh Kumar Singh and Brijmohan Sharma (2013). Optimization and characterization of in vitro culture of C. sinensis and endemic nature of its associated endophytic fungi. Pp: 283. 1st International Conference on New Horizons in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, (NHPBMS-2013), in association with International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (IJPSR).

26. Santosh Kumar Singh, Brijmohan Sharma & Md Aslam Siddiqui (2013). Modulations in antioxidant levels in Spilanthes oleracea, ‘the Eyeball plant’. Seminar on Science and Technology Interventions for food and agricultural security in Uttarakhand, organized at BFIT, Dehradun.

27. Brijmohan Sharma, Praveen Kaushik & Santosh Kumar Singh (2013). Optimization studies with Cordyceps sinensis and its associated fungi. Seminar on Science and Technology Interventions for food and agricultural security in Uttarakhand, organized at BFIT, Dehradun.

28. Amir Khan, Rajat Ramoul. “In Vitro Antioxidant Impact of Tocotrienols on Normal and Type II Diabetic Patient”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

29. Amir Khan, Som K. “In vitro Antioxidant Impact of Tocotrienols on Young Smokers”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

30. Amir Khan, Neelam K. “Impact of α- Tocopherol on Lipid Peroxidation in Type-II Diabetic Patients”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

31. Amir Khan, Rajeev K. “In-vitro Antioxidative Effect of Boerhaavia Diffusa in Type –II Diabetic Patient.” National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

32. Amir Khan, Puneet Singh. “Antioxidative Activities of Tocomin, α-Tocotrienol, γ-Tocotrienol, δ- Tocotrienol and α- Tocopherol”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

33. Amir Khan, Puneet Singh. “Regulation of Enzymatic Activity of Hepatic HMG-COA Reductase Activity in Smoke Exposed Rats after Tocotrienols and Lovastatin Treatment”. National Conference on Cellular and Molecular Medicine, RGTU, Bhopal, India, 2010.

34. Amir Khan, Safoora Hussain. “Chemical Nutrient Analysis of Vermicompost and their Effect on the Growth of a Vegetative Crop (Pissum Sativum)”. NIT, Raurkela, Orissa.

35. Amir Khan, Fouzia Ishaq. “Comparison between organic and inorganic soil microbial diversity of different agronomic fields” NIT, Raurkela, Orissa.

36. Amir Khan, Safeeqa Hassan. “Comparative study of microbial diversity in vermicomposting and agricultural soil bacteria.” NIT, Raurkela, Orissa.

37. Amir Khan, Himanshu Rai. “Responses of primary and secondary metabolite production in cynobacteria under modified media condition.” NIT, Raurkela, Orissa.

38. M.S. Khan, A. Khan and J.M. Arif. In Silico Validation of the HMG-CoA Reductase-mediated Mechanism of Action of Tocotrienols and Hypolipidaemic Drugs. International Symposium on Alternate Animal Models in Biological Research: Present and Future Perspective in Toxicology. 2010: 29. Impact Factor 1.56.

39. Amir Khan, Fouzia Ishaq, Abhay S Chandel and M Salman Khan. Antioxidative, antimicrobial and antilymphoproliferative activity of a new protein (INDIN-SAA**) isolated from roots of Boerhaavia diffusa (Punarnava) against Scrofula adenitis (Anjeerbal). National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation.2011.

40. Fouzia Ishaq, Amir Khan, Safoora Hussain, Chemical nutrient analysis of different composts (Vermicompost and Pitcompost) and their effect on the growth of a vegetative crop ‘Pisum sativum’,2011. International Journal for Environmental Rehabilitation and Conservation. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

41. Fouzia Ishaq, Amir Khan, Shafeqa. Comparative study of microbial diversity in vermicomposting and agricultural soil.2011. International Journal for Environmental Rehabilitation and Conservation. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

42. Amir Khan, Abhay S Chandel, Deepti Malhotra, Alok Kumar Panwar, Meenu, Samir Chettri and Vandana. Therapeutic impacts of Tocotrienols and Boerhaavia diffusa on Cholesterol dynamics, Lipid hydroperoxidation and Antioxidant status on hyperlipidemic Rats: induced by oxidized Cholesterol National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

43. Abhay S Chandel, Amir Khan, Simmi Singh, Ruchi Jaishwal, Anjum Mishra and Catherine Humtsoe Therapeutic impacts of Lovastatin on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status in type-II diabetic patients. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

44. Abhay S Chandel, Amir Khan, Amit K Dube, Mohd. Zahid, Ramendra S Raghav, Brij Lal, Ravi Shekhar and Swati Kumari. Protective role of Ascorbic acid against hyperlipidemia enhanced oxidizability of low density lipoprotein in young smokers. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

45. Deepti Malhotra, Amir Khan, Abhay S Chandel, F Ishaq, Devesh K S Rathore, Praveen Kumar, Rupesh K Tiwari Hypolipidemic and antioxidative effect of Boerhaavia diffusa in Type-II Diabetic patients. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

46. S. Gupta, C. Bhattachrya, R.N.Singh, S. Misra and S. Rathaur, Status of Lysosomal enzymes in W. bancrofti infected asymptomatic microfilaraemic serum, 2nd Annual conference of association of medical biochemists of India, 21-22nd may, Pune.

47. R.N.Singh and S. Rathaur. Purification and characterization of secretory proteases from microfilariae bovine filarial parasite S. cervi, 31st annual conference of chemists, 21-24 Dec.1994, Varanasi

48. R.N.Singh, S. Sharma, S. Misra and S. Rathaur, AchE as zymogen of proteases in in vitro released products of S. cervi microfilariae. 12th national congress of Parasitology, 23-25 Jan. 1995, Panaji, Goa.

49. R.N.Singh, S. Sharma, S. Misra and S. Rathaur, Purification and characterization AchE from S. cervi microfilarial secretory products, 12th national congress of Parasitology, 23-25 Jan, 1995, Panaji, Goa.

50. C.Bhattacharya, R.N.Singh, S.Sharma, S.Misra and S.Rathaur, Identification of surface antigen of bovine filarial parasite S. cervi for the diagnosis of bancroftian filariasis, 4th convention of Indian Society of Agricultural Biochemists and Symposium on Recent Developments in Biochemistry, 20-21 march, 1995, Varanasi.

51. R.N.Singh and S. Rathaur. Inhibition of excretory- secretory proteases of S.cervi microfilariae by antibody, 64th Annual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (India, 6-8 Oct. 1995, Lucknow).

52. S. Rathaur, R.N.Singh, S. Sharma, S. Misra, M. Sharma, K. Henkle and M. E. Selkirk Antibody responses of W. bancrofti infected patients to antioxidant enzymes of filariae, 4th European Commission Filariasis Contract Holders Meeting, MNHN, 26-29 Jan. 1998, Paris (France.)

53. R.N. Singh, M.Kaur, N.Garg, K.Kumari, K.S.Lad and H.K. Goindi, (2004). Anthracene: Degradation by Micrococcus sps. and Bacillus sps. Proceedings of National Seminar on zoology and human welfare (Focal Theme: Biotechnology and Bioinformatics), 22-24 Nov. 2004

54. R.N. Singh, K.Kumari, P.Nayyar, T.S.Oberoi, H.K.Goindi (2005) Microbial degradation of naphthalene in the presence of n-alkanes. Proceedings of 17th National Symposium on catalysis(Jan.18-20, 2005)

55. N.Alam, H.K.Goindi, J.Singh and R.N.Singh (2005) Biodegradation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons by Bacillus species strains under biphasic conditions, National Symposium in Recent Advances in Science, (June 3 – 5, 2005)

56. Bahuguna A., Lily M. K. Dangwal K., R. N. Singh(2006) Isolation and characterization of Benz-a-pyrene degrading bacterium from petroleum oil contaminated soil, National Biotechnology Conference, September2-3, 2006 held at IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand.

57. Bahuguna A., Lily M. K., R. N. Singh, Munjal A., Dangwal K.(2006) Desulphurization of DBT by a bacterium isolated from automobile contaminated soil, 4th International symposium on biocontrol & Biotechnology.

58. Wani, A, Mushtaq, S., Ahsan,H and Ahmad,R.( 2012). Characterization of Glycated Human DNA modified with Peroxynitrite.Presented paper in 4th International Conference on Innovations in the Changing World held at Hyderabad, India from Dec 15-16, 2012.

59. Wani, A, Mushtaq, S., and Ahmad,R., Ganai, B A, Ashiqullah and Bhat, GA(2011). Biochemical Studies of in vitro Glycation of Human DNA. Presented in National Seminar on “Recent Trends in Biosciences”, organized by Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Sri Pratap College, Srinagar, India.

60. Singh, V, Raju, S.A., Bushetti, S S, Ahmad, R. and Singh, M (2011). Formulation variables in Ophthalmic Stimuli Sensitive Hydrogels. Presented in 3rd International Conference on Drug Discovery & Therapy’ held in Dubai, UAE from February 7 to 10, 2011.

61. Pal, T. And Ahmad, R. (2010). Effect of Reactive Oxygen Species on Hemoglobin molecule. Presented in the International Conference on Environmental Pollution, Water Conservation and Health (ICEPWCH-2010), organized by Department of Zoology, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India from July 29-31, 2010.

62. Singh,V, Busheetti, S.S., Raju,S.A., Ahmad, R., Singh, M., and Singh,K. (2010) Novel Opthalmic Hydrogel: A Boon for Glaucoma . Presented in the National Conference on Latest Trends in Pharma Research and Practice in The Indian Scenario, organized by Department of Pharmacy IIMT College of Medical Sciences, Meerut on Mar 27, 2010.

63. Singh,V, Busheetti, S.S., Raju,S.A., Ahmad, R., Singh, M., and Ramandeep (2010) Drug release studies of ophthalmic stimuli sensitive hydrogels. Presented in tthe CHASCON 2010 4th Chandigarh Science Congress, organized by Punjab University, Chandigarh from Mar 19-20, 2010.

64. Wani, A, Mushtaq, S., Mittal, R.L. and Ahmad,R. (2009) Characterization of Bovine Serum Albumin modified by Uric acid and Cu(II). Proceedings of International SFRR satellite Symposium organized under aegis of UGC-DRS programme by Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Life Sciences, AMU, Aligarh from Mar 17-18, 2009.

65. Prasad,I., Rasheed, Z. and Ahmad, R. (2008). Biochemical Studies of Human DNA modified with Singlet Oxygen. Presented in the Satellite Meeting of Society for Free Radical Research, India organized by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi from Feb.11-12, 2008.

66. Kumar, L., Sajid, Ahmad, R. and Rasheed, Z. (2008) Biochemical analysis of Advanced Glycation end Products Damaged Immunoglobulin G. Presented in the Satellite Meeting of Society for Free Radical Research, India organized by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi from Feb.11-12, 2008.

67. Kaushal, E., Singh, D., Rasheed, Z. and Ahmad, R (2007) Comparative study of two different methods of DNA isolation from human blood. Presented at Kumaon University, Nainital, UK, India in the IInd Science Congress, Uttaranchal State Council for Science and Technology, Dehradun, India held in Nov. 2007.

68. Rasheed, Z, Kumar, L., Sajid, Barthwal, D., Chaudhary, V., Ansari, N.A., Ahmad, R. (2007).Reactive oxygen species damaged immunoglobulin g presents unique epitopes for type 1 diabetes autoantibodies. Presented at SBSPGI., Dehradun from 17th – 18th March 2007.

69. Ahmad, R , Rasheed, Z, Srivastava, R.K., Kaushal, E and Singh,D.(2007). In vitro modification of DNA by L-DOPA and Uric acid. National seminar on New Strides in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Agriculture Science held at Doon PG College and Hospital, Dehradun from Feb. 3 to 4, 2007.

70. Rasheed, Z., Ahmad, R., Ali, R (2007). Role of reactive oxygen species damaged human serum albumin in the etiopathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus; 33rd Indian Immunology Society Conference, held at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi from Jan. 28 – 31, 2007.

71. Pal, T. and Ahmad, R. (2006) Biochemical studies on Hemoglobin modified with Reactive oxygen species. 75th SBC meeting held at JNU, New Delhi from Dec. 8 to 11, 2006.

72. Ahmad,R., Rasheed ,Z., Mittal, R.L. and Kaushal, E. (2006) Protein modification by uric acid and Cu (II) : Studies on production of Reactive oxygen species. 75th SBC meeting held at JNU, New Delhi from Dec 8 to 11, 2006. 73. Wahab, A. and Ahmad, R. and Khan, K.Z. (2004) Aging- current perspectives . National conference held at AKTC, AMU, Aligarh from Oct 5-6, 2004.

74. Ahmad,R. and Ali, R. (2000) Immunization and characterization of antibodies against hydroxyl radical modified thymidine monophosphate. 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at Science City, Calcutta from Dec. 7-9, 2000.

75. Ahmad, R. Waris,G., Alam, K. and Ali, A. (2000) Biochemical characterization of mitochondrial DNA exposed to reactive oxygen species. 69th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at Science City, Calcutta from Dec. 7-9, 2000.

76. Ahmad,R. and Ali,R. (1999) Binding characteristics of anti-DNA antibodies present in SLE sera with TMP-BSA conjugate. Symposium on biological chemistry beyond 2000 AD, held at RML Avadh University, Faizabad (India) from Nov. 27-28, 1999.

77. Ahmad, R. (1998) Characterization of cholesteryl ester hydrolase (CEH) from rat brain. 67th annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at School of Life Sciences, JNU New Delhi, from Dec. 19-21, 1998.

78. Ahmad, R. (1997) In vitro and in vivo short term regulation in rat brain cholesteryl ester hydrolase (CEH) involving phosphorylation and dephosphorylation. 66th annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at University College of Science and Technology, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam from Dec. 22-24, 1997.

79. Ahmad,R. and Mahmood, R. (1997) Isolation and characterization of brush border membrane (BBM) from rat intestine. 66th annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at University College of Science and Technology, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam from Dec. 22-24.

80. Ahmad,R. and Ali,R. (1996) Antigenicity of native DNA modified with reactive oxygen species and 8-methoxypsoralen. 65th annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India) held at IISc, Bangalore from Nov. 20-23, 1996.

81. Bahuguna A., Lily M. K., R. N. Singh, Munjal A., Dangwal K.(2006) Isolation & characterization of bacterium capable of desulfurising DBT, 2nd Global Sustainable Biotechnology Congress, Rajeev Gandhi Biotechnology Centre, RTM Nagpur University.

82. Bahuguna A., Lily M. K., Dangwal K., Munjal A., R. N. Singh (2006) Biodesulfurization of dibenzothiophene(DBT), 75th SBC Annual Meeting, Dec.8-11, 2006, J.N.U., New Delhi.

83. Ritika Gupta, Preeti, Raksha, Rama, Vikalp Vishwakarma, R. N. Singh(2007) Studies of alkaline protease produced by soil isolate (Bacillus sp.), National conference on Microbial Diversity: Avenues & Applications, March17-18,2007,

84. Ranjan Preet, Vikalp Vishwakarma, Vartika Rashmi, Khushboo Arora, Neetika Gupta, R.N.Singh(2007) Location of genes responsible for naphthalene degradation in strain Nap II, National conference on Microbial Diversity: Avenues & Applications, March17-18,2007,

85. Pandey M., Kumar S. K., Anjali K., Sharma R., Negi P., Singh B., Singh R.N.(2007) Preliminary investigations: In vitro antimicrobial activity of Ganoderma lucidum, National conference on Microbial Diversity: Avenues & Applications, March17-18,2007,

86. Shikha R., Namrata, Vibha Rawat, Vikalp Vishwakarma, Singh R.N. & Rais N.(2007) Genetic polymorphism of IL1 receptor antagonist(JL1RN) in Uttarakhand and neighboring states, 2nd Uttarakhand State Science Congress, November15-17, 2007.

87. Hari Shanker, Pandey M., Kumar L., Singh B., Singh R.N. Bedi P. S., Pal S. K. & Ghosh D. (2008) Ganoderma lucidum; A mushroom with anti-oxidant & protective effects against carbon tetra chloride induced toxicity, 27th Annual convention of Indian Association of Cancer Research and International symposium on Frontiers in Functional Genomics, Feb.7-9, 2008.

88. Priyanka Dwivedi, Khushbu Rajput, Nitika Gupta, R. N. Singh(2009) Bioprospection of Lucas aspera, National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Biomedical Sciences, Feb.27-28, 2009.

89. Anu Pundir, Praveen Kumar Prajapati, Vartika Chaudhary, Rama, R. N. Singh(2009) Bacterial degradation of Dibenzothiophene(DBT), National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Biomedical Sciences, Feb.27-28, 2009.

90. Ruchi Rastogi, Sandeep Kour Sodhi, Anshu Chauhan, R. N. Singh(2009) Antioxidant potential of Ganoderma lucidum, National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Biomedical Sciences, Feb.27-28, 2009.

91. R. N. Singh, Neha Kaur & Amir Khan (2012) Antioxidant Properties of α-tocopherol, Vitamin C, Lovastatin and root extract of Bhoerhavia diffusa on Cu++ mediated in vitro oxidative modification of Low Density Lipoprotein, 7th Uttarakhand State Science & Technology Congress organized by Uttarakhand Council of Science & Technology at Graphic Era University, Dehradun, Nov.21 –23, 2012.

92. Arun Kumar, Jayata Chopra, R. N. Singh (2013). Biodegradation of Azo dyes by Bacillus subtilis ‘RA29’ and its partially purified extracellular enzymes, National seminar on “Green Technologies for sustainable environmental management” organized by School of Environment and Natural Resources, Doon University, Dehradun, March 22- 23, 2013.

93. R. N. Singh, Ashutosh Bahuguna, Arun Kumar (2013) Anthracene degradation by novel strain of Geobacillus stearothermophilus “AAP7919”, National seminar on “Green Technologies for sustainable environmental management” organized by School of Environment and Natural Resources, Doon University, Dehradun, March 22- 23, 2013.

94. Paratpar Sarkar, R. N. Singh and Ashish Thapliyal (2013) Biotechnological approach towards enhancing soil fertility & conservation: impact of alkaline phosphatase producing bacteria on biofertilizers for organic farming, National seminar on “Green Technologies for sustainable environmental management” organized by School of Environment and Natural Resources, Doon University, Dehradun, March 22- 23, 2013.

95. Shozeb. J , Navneet, Amir Khan, Abhay S Chandel, F Ishaq, Mahesh Nand, Lakhwinder Singh In-vitro Antibacterial Activitiy of Extracts of Jatropha curcas and Hibiscus rosasinensis National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

96. N. S. Rathore, Amir Khan, A S Chandel, F Ishaq, Mohit Patel and Pradeep Singh Antimicrobial activity screening of some medicinal plants of Uttarakhand National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

97. Samir Chettri, Amir Khan, M S Khan, N. S. Rathore, A S Chandel, Monika chauhan, anju kumari antioxidant status and free radicals injury in inflammation induced hyperlipidemic rats treated with lovastatin. national Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

98. Shozeb Jawed , Amir Khan, F Ishaq, Abdul Mudassir, Khushboo Srivastava and Abhay Singh Chandel Comparative study of Cattle’s Milk Quality of Dehradun and Poanta Sahib National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

99. M Salman Khan, Amir Khan, Jouhar Iqbal, Abhay S Chandel and Shruti Kotnala Effect of dietary tocotrienols on infection and inflammation induced lipoprotein oxidation in hamsters. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

100. Shozeb. J , Amir Khan, F Ishaq, Monika Singh, Anjana Devi, Shablam Bibhoria Evaluation of active principles of Acacia nolitica, Azadirachta indica, Mentha piperita, Ocimum sanctum linn, Aloe vera linn, Allium cepa, Allium sativum against certain strains of Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella typhi, E coli and Candida albicans. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

101. Shozeb J , Amir Khan, Aditya Bhardvaj, Abhinav Singh, Neena Devi and Sapna Swarup Prevalence of Antifungal Activity of Argemone maxicana Poppy. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

102. Abhay S Chandel, Amir Khan, M. Salman Khan, F Ishaq and Samir Chettri Effect of dietary tocotrienols on antioxidant status and lipoprotein oxidation in rats, exposed to cigarette smoke. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

103. Shweta Sharma, Amir Khan, Ashok Munja , Sanjay Gupta Purification and partial characterization of azoreductase enzyme from Xanthomonas campestris MTCC 10, 108. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

104. Shweta Sharma, Amir Khan, Ashok Munjal Decolorization of textile waste water by immobilized newly isolated bacterial cells. National Seminar on Environmental Management and Biodiversity Conservation. 2011.

105. Amir Khan*,a and F Ishaqc .Screening of biopotency of Azadiracta indica and Murraya koenigii for antimicrobial activity. International Conference On new horizon in microbial biotechnology and Pharmarcutical Sciences Himachal Institute of Life Sciences & Himachal Institute of Pharmacy. Paonta Sahib, Dist. Sirmour, H.P.

106. Amir Khan .Effect of dietary tocotrienols (Tocomin) and lovastatin against hyperglycemia and hyperlipidemia in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. International Conference On new horizon in microbial biotechnology and Pharmarcutical Sciences Himachal Institute of Life Sciences & Himachal Institute of Pharmacy. Paonta Sahib, Dist. Sirmour, H.P.

107. Fouzia Ishaq and Amir khan Isolation, Identification and Comparative Study of Fungal and Bacterial Strains Found In Organic and Inorganic Soils of Different Agricultural Fields. National Conference on “Contemporary Trends in Biological and Pharmaceutical Research”

108. Amir khan Regulatory effect of dietary tocotrienols on antioxidant defense system in young smokers after 8 weeks of treatment. CTBPR -2011) March 12-13, 2011 Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani. p-37

109. Fouzia Ishaq1, Amir Khan2 Isolation, Identification and Comparative study of fungal and bacterial strains found in organic and inorganic soils of different agricultural fields. National Conference on “Contemporary Trends in Biological and Pharmaceutical Research” (CTBPR -2011) March 12-13, 2011 Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani. p-29

110. M. Salman Khan1,3, Othman A. Al-Sagair2, M. Sajid Khan2, Amir Khan1 and Jamal M. Arif2,3. Beneficial Effect of Dietary Tocotrienols on Infection/Inflammation Induced Hepatic and Renal Lipid Peroxidation in Hamsters. ISARCON 2010

111. Amir Khan*,a and F Ishaqc Screening of biopotency of Azadiracta indica and murraya koenigii for antimicrobial activity. msda

112. amir khan*,1,2 effect of dietary tocotrienols on ex vivo and copper- mediated in vitro oxidative modification of ldl, sd-ldl and lb-ldl in novice smokers. msda

113. amir khan*,1,2 copper-mediated in vitro oxidative modification of ldl in absence or presence of natural nanoparticle hdl subfractions (hdl2 & hdl3) in novice male smokers.amu nano

114. abhay s chandel1, amir khan2,*, samir chhetri1, m salman khan3 amit k dubey2, m zahid2 in vitro antioxidant impact of tocotrienols on normal and type ii diabetic patient. international conference on new horizon in microbial biotechnology and pharmarcutical sciences

115. samir chhetri1, amir khan2,*, abhay s chandel1, lakhvinder singh2, mahesha nand2 2011. impacts of ethanolic extract of borhaavia diffusa on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status in novice somkers. international conference on new horizon in microbial biotechnology and Pharmarcutical Sciences Himachal Institute of Life Sciences & Himachal Institute of Pharmacy. Paonta Sahib, Dist. Sirmour, H.P.

116. Amir Khan*, 2011. Effect of dietary tocotrienols (Tocomin) and lovastatin against hyperglycemia and hyperlipidemia in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. International Conference On new horizon in microbial biotechnology and Pharmarcutical Sciences Himachal Institute of Life Sciences & Himachal Institute of Pharmacy. Paonta Sahib, Dist. Sirmour, H.P.

117. N S Rathor and Amir Khan, 2011. Role of altered media in enhancing free radical sequestig capability of cynobacteria. International Conference On new horizon in microbial biotechnology and Pharmarcutical Sciences Himachal Institute of Life Sciences & Himachal Institute of Pharmacy. Paonta Sahib, Dist. Sirmour, H.P.

118. Fouzia Ishaq1,* and Amir Khan2n Wetlands and their importance with special reference to Asan wetland Uttarakhand. 6th uttarakhand state science & technology congress.nov 10-12, 2011

119. amir khan1,* and ravindera nath singh1 nanotechnology, a threat to modern society and environment. 6th uttarakhand state science & technology congress. nov 10-122011

120. amir khan1* and fouzia ishaq2 enhancement of agriculture through gene transfer. 6th uttarakhand state science & technology congress. nov 10-12, 2011.

121. amir khan1,*, r. n. singh1 and fouzia ishaq2 study of microbial diversity in vermicompost and its importance in agriculture. National Seminar on Recent Advances in Fungal Biotechnology, Sep 22-23, 2011, FRI, Dehradun

122. Fouzia Ishaq1,*, D.R. Khanna1 and Amir Khan2 Restoration Ecology- A better promising effort for ecosystem and species conservation. National Seminar on Recent Advances in Fungal Biotechnology, Sep 22-23, 2011, FRI, Dehradun.

123. Vandna Saini, Noor Fatima, Shivani Baranwal, fouzia Ishaq, Ravinra Nath Singh and Amir Khan. Anti-atherogenic and Anti-oxidant effect of Tocopherol and Tocotrienols on Cu++ Mediated Low-Density Lipoprotein (LDL) oxidation in normallipidemic subjects. 7th uttarakhand state science &Technology congress-2012, 21-23 Nov 2012.

124. Vipin Anthwal, fouzia Ishaq, Ravinra Nath Singh and Amir Khan. Antioxidant impact of Catharanthus roseus and Hibiscus sabdariffa on Cu++ mediated oxidation kinetics of Low Density Lipoprotein. 7th uttarakhand state science &Technology congress-2012, 21-23 Nov 2012.

125. Shivani Baranwal, Noor Fatima, Vandna Saini, Ravinra Nath Singh and Amir Khan*. Free Radical Scavenging and Antioxidant Impact of Boerhaavia diffusa and Paeonia emodie on Copper Mediated Oxidative Modification of Low Density Lipoprotein in Normallipidemic Subjects. 7th uttarakhand state science &Technology congress-2012, 21-23 Nov 2012.

126. Ravindra Nath Singh1, Neha Kaur1 and Amir Khan1* Antioxidant Properties of α-tocopherol, Vitamin C, Lovastatin and root extract of Bhoerhavia diffusa on Cu++ mediated in vitro oxidative modification of Low Density Lipoprotein. 7th uttarakhand state science &Technology congress-2012, 21-23 Nov 2012.

127. Amir Khan*, Fouzia Ishaq, Deepti Malhotra. In vitro antioxidant impact of ascorbic acid on conjugated diene and malondialdehyde formation in copper mediated oxidative modification of low density lipoprotein, isolated from novice smoker plasma. 1st international conference on new horizons in pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences, (nhpbms-2013), in association withinternational journal of pharmaceutical sciences and research (ijpsr). nhpbms/POSTER/ROLLNO./118, IJPSR, CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS, JANUARY 12-13, 2013 ISSN: 0975-8232.

128. Deepti Malhotra and Amir Khan. Impact of Boerhaavia diffusa on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status of novice smokers. 1st International Conference on New Horizons in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, (NHPBMS-2013), in association withInternational Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (IJPSR). page,302 nhpbms/poster/rollno./223. conference proceedings, january 12-13, 2013 issn: 0975-8232.

129. Amir Khan*regulatory effect of tocotrienols and lovastatin on 3 hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-coenzyme a (HMG-COA) reductase enzymatic activity on rats expose to cigarette smoke. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013. dehradun, uk.

130. Anchal Rana* and Amir khan Free radical scavenging and antioxidant impact of omega fatty acids and hdl on copper mediated oxidative modification of low density lipoprotein normal/ hyperlipidemic subjects. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013. dehradun, uk.

131. Arvind Kumar Singh Yadav* and Amir Khan free radical scavenging and antioxidant impact of azadirachta indica on copper mediated oxidative modification of low density lipoprotein normal/ diabetic lipidemic subjects. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013. dehradun, uk.

132. Deepti Malhotra*1, Amir Khan2 and Fouzia Ishaq 3phytochemical screening and antibacterial effect of root extract of boerhaavia diffusa l. (family nyctaginaceae). 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013. dehradun, uk.

133. Manisha Sanwal* and Amir khantherapeutic impact of green tea on conjugated diene, mda content of ldl oxidation in normal and diabetic subject. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013. dehradun, uk.

134. R.N. Singh* and Amir Khan. antioxidant ability of boerhaavia diffusa l. and black caraway oil. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013, dehradun, uk.

135. sarita kumari* and amir khan. oxidative stress & diabetic complications and antioxidant impact of cinnamonum tamala extract on in vitro copper mediated oxidative kinetics of ldl. 8th uttarakhand state science and technology congress – 2013.

136. Amir Khan, Ex-vivo impact of Tocotrienols on HMG-CoA Reductase Enzymatic activity on rats expose to Cigarette Smoke, paper presented in national seminar on Economic Upgradation: environmental degradation. Sponsored by AICTE, organized by OIMT, Rishikesh. 24-25 jan, 2014.

PATENTS/GENE BANK SUBMISSIONS

1. Patent no. 223884
International classification- A61P
Application No: 2351/DEL/2004 A
Date of Filing application: 24/11/2004
Publication Date: 03/08/2007
Title of Invention: “Process for the isolation of new protein (INDIN-SAA) from the roots of Borhaavia diffusa (Lin.), which has anti-disease activity against Anjeer Bel (Scrofula adenitis) and tumor cancer.”
Name of Inventors: Chauhan Subodh Kumar, Khan Amir, Verma Abhishek

2. Application No.: 2822/DEL/2011
Date of Filing application: 29/09/2011
C.B.R. No.: 8867
Publication Date: 05/04/2013
International classification :A61K Title of Invention: “A formulation and isolation of pharmalogical active and free radicals scavenging impact of medicinal phytocontiuents.”
Name of Inventors: Khan Amir, Chauhan Subodh Kumar, Thapliyal Rajendra Prasad and Fouzia Ishaq

3. Application No.: 2821/DEL/2011
Date of Filing application: 29/9/2011
Publication Date : 05/04/2013
International classification :A61K
C.B.R. No.: 8867
Title of Invention: “A Process for the isolation of New Drug from Paeonia emodi (Udsalib) has Anti-microbial and Antioxidant Impact on Hydrocephalus: A Neurological Disorder.”
Name of Inventors: Khan Amir, Chauhan Subodh Kumar, Thapliyal Rajendra Prasad and Fouzia Ishaq

4. Bahuguna,A., Lily,M.K., Dangwal,K., Munjal,A. and Singh, R. N. (2009) GenBank: GQ496620 Lysinibacillus sphaericus strain DMT-7 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

5. Arun, K., Ashok, M., Singh, R. N. and Goindi, H. K. (2010) GenBank: GU459259. Geobacillus stearothermophilus strain AAP7919 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

1. Title “Evaluation of Selected Medicinal plants of Uttarakhand as Potent Antioxidant and Inhibitor of 3-Hydroxy-3-Methyl-Glutaryl-Coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) Reductase Enzymatic activity: An In Vitro and In Vivo Study.” (On going project)
PI: Dr. Amir Khan and Dr R N Singh, Assistant Professor, Division of life science, PI, Department of Biotechnology and Biochemistry, S.B.S. (PG) Institute of Biomedical Sciences & Research, Balawala, Dehradun.
Funding source: Uttarakhand State Biotechnology Department, Government of Uttarakhand. File No. /Guard-10/A.Khan/ S.B.S/ R&D Project Feb, 2013.

2. Title: Identification of novel pharmaceuticals from cyanobacteria from high altitude origins and Development of DNA based biosensor.
Funding agency: Uttarakhand State Biotechnology Department
Sanctioned amount: Rs. 5.68 lakh
Status: ongoing

3. Title: Generation of somatic hybrids of gold-rush (Yarshagumba) and establishment of highly efficient cell culture based bioreactor system; UCS&T/R&D/LS-42/11-12/4353; Uttarakhand State Council for Science & Technology (UCOST), Uttarakhand (4.54 Lakhs).