National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Digital India   Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav     
    Dr. Senthil-Kumar Muthappa
    Tel: 91-11-26741612,14,17 Ext. - 229
    Direct - 26735229, Fax: 91-11-26741658

Current Lab Members

 Junior Research Fellow
Miss. Durgadevi Adimoolam
M.Sc., Biotechnology, Alagappa University, Karaikudi
Screening of chickpea germplasm accessions for dry root rot disease using paper blot and sick pot methods
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Mr. Dulla Sandeep
MSc (Molecular Microbiology), University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad-Telangana,India.
Characterization of chickpea germplasm resource to accelerate genomics-assisted crop improvement.
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Mr. Krishna R Acharya
M.Sc. Microbiology, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala
Understanding the molecular basis of sugar transporters in plant host/non-host-bacterial interaction with pathogenic microbes.
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 Ph. D. Students
Miss. Suman saini
MSc life science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, South West Delhi, India.
Elucidating the role of biochemical defence in dry root rot resistance in chickpea.
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Mr. Shubhashish Ranjan
M. Tech (Agricultural Biotechnology), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Characterization of genetic determinants of dry root rot disease resistance in chickpea under abiotic stress
E mail id:- shubhashishranjan@nipgr .ac .in
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Miss. Anjali
M.Sc. (Botany), Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
Role of a SWEET transporter(s) in plant-pathogen interaction
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Miss. Komal Vitthalrao Mali
MSc (Plant Biochemistry), University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
Studies on Rhizoctonia bataticola - chickpea interaction under drought stress
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Mr. Aswin Reddy Chilakala
M. Sc. (Agriculture), Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore
Combating dry root rot disease of chickpea by expressing antifungal proteins and through genetic enhancement
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Mr. Rishabh Mirchandani
M.Sc. (Botany), University of Delhi, New Delhi
Exploring non-host disease resistance to Macrophomina phaseolina
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 Field cum Laboratory Attendant
Mr. Sunder Singh Solanki
Lab attendant (shared)
Mr. Rahim Hussain Tarafdar

 Former Lab Members