Department Of Life Sciences

Department Of Life Sciences

Academic Year: 2021-2022

  1. Hind A. AL-Shwaiman , C. Akshhayya  , Asad Syed , Ali H. Bahkali  , Abdallah M. Elgorban, Arunava Das, Rajender S. Varma  , S. Sudheer Khan. Fabrication of intimately coupled CeO2/ZnFe2O4 nano-heterojunction for visible-light photocatalysis and bactericidal application. Material Chemistry & PhysicsVol. 279 No. (25759) 2022. IF:4.094. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. S. Kokilavani, Asad Syed, Abdallah M. Elgorban, Ali H. Bahkali, Hind A. AL-Shwaiman, Rajender S. Varma, Arunava Das, S. Sudheer Khan Designing Z-scheme AgIO4 nanorod embedded with Bi2S3 nanoflakes for expeditious visible light photodegradation of congo red and rhodamine B. Chemosphere. Vol. 294 No. (133755), 2022. IF:7.086. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Okla M. K., Janani B., AL-ghamdi A. A., Abdel-Maksoud M. A., Abd Elgawad H., Arunava Das, Khan S.S. Facile construction of 3D CdS-Ag2S nanospheres: a combined study of visible light responsive photocatalysis, antibacterial and anti-biofilm activity. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. Vol. 632, No. (127729), 2022. IF: 4.539. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Kokilavani S., Asad Syed, M. Raaja Rajeshwari, V. Subhiksha, Abdallah M. Elgorban, Ali H. Bahkali, Nouf S. S. Zaghloul, Arunava Das, S. Sudheer Khan. Decoration of Ag2WO4 on plate-like MnS for mitigating the charge recombination and tuned bandgap for enhanced white light photocatalysis and antibacterial applications. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. Vol. 889 No. (161662), 2022. IF: 5.316. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. C. Akshhayya, Mohammad K. Okla, Abdullah A.AL-ghamdi, Mostafa A. Abdel-Maksoud, Hamada Abd Elgawad, Arunava Das, S. Sudheer Khan. Construction of S-scheme heterojunction CuFe2O4/α-MnO2 with tuned bandgap for enhanced white light harvesting: Insights of photoluminescence, Raman scattering and photocatalysis. Surfaces and Interfaces. Vol. 27 No. (101523), 2021. IF: 4.837. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. S. Balasurya, Asad Syed, M. Swedha, G. Harini, Abdallah M. Elgorband, Nouf S. S. Zaghloul, Arunava Das, S. Sudheer Khan. A novel SPR based Fe@Ag core-shell nanosphere entrapped on starch matrix an optical probe for sensing of Mercury (II) ion: A nanomolar detection, wide pH range and real water sample application. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy. Vol. 263, No. (120204), 2021 IF: 4.098 [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Janani B., Syed A.,Sruthi L.,Sivaranjani P.R.,Elgorban A.M.,Bahkali A.H.,Zaghloul N.S. S.,Badawy M. M., Arunava Das, Khan S. S. Visible light driven photocatalytic activity and efficient antibacterial activity of ZnFe2O4 decorated CdO nanohybrid heterostructures synthesized by ultrasonic-assisted method. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. Vol. 628 No. (127307), 2021 IF: 4.539 [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Kokilavani S.,Syed A.,Kumar B.H.,Elgorban A.M.,Bahkali A.H.,Ahmed B., Arunava Das, Khan S.S. Facile synthesis of MgS/Ag2MoO4 nanohybrid heterojunction: Outstanding visible light harvesting for boosted photocatalytic degradation of MB and its anti-microbial applications. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. Vol. 627 No. (127097), 2021 IF: 4.539 [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. B. Janani, Asad Syed, B. Hari Kumar, Abdallah M. Elgorband, Ali H. Bahkali, Bilal Ahmed, Arunava Das, S. Sudheer Khan. High performance MnO2-Al2O3 nanocomposite as white light photocatalyst and bactericidal agent: Insights on photoluminescence and intrinsic mechanism. Optical Materials. Vol. 120 No. (111438), 2021. IF: 3.08. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Raghavendra Rao M. V, Mubasheer Ali, Vijay Kumar Chennamchetty, Dilip Mathai, Tina Presilla, Yogendra Kumar Verma, Vishnu Rao.P, Mahendra Kumar Verma, Srinivasa Rao.D The triple Threat of the Covid-19 Pandemic- (White, Yellow and Green Fungus), International Journal of Medical Science. Vol. 8(8) pp. 8-14, 2021.
  1. Raghavendra Rao. M. V, Mubasheer Alii, Yogendra Kumar Verma, Mahendra Kumar Verma, Dilip Mathai, Tiara Calvo Leon, Chennamchetty Vijay Kumar, Gil C Apacible, Aruna Kummari. Understanding nSARS-CoV-2 and Pneumonia Co-infection-Review. International Journal of Life-Sciences Scientific Research. Vol.7 (06), pp.3101-3108. 2021.
  1. Sunil B. Kokane, Pragati Misra, Amol D. Kokane, Mrugendra G. Gubya, Ashish J. Warghane, Datta Surwase, M. Krishna Reddy, Dilip Kumar Ghosh. Development of a real-time RT-PCR method for the detection of Citrus tristeza virus (CTV) and its implication in studying virus distribution in planta. 3 Biotech, Vol.11(431), pp.1-12. 2021. IF: 2.40 [ Springer]
  2. Raghavendra Rao M. V, Mubasheer Ali, Yogendra Kumar Verma, Dilip Mathai, Tina Priscilla, Maddineni Sai Aditya, Tiara Calvo Leon, Gil C Apacible, Frank Navarrete. MRSA remains a great-priority due to the tremendous mortality a bird’s eye view. Global journal for research analysis. Vol.10 (11), pp.114-118. 2021.
  1. Raghavendra Rao M.V., Mubasheer Ali, Yogendra Kumar Verma, Dilip Mathai, Aruna Kumari Badam, Mahendra Kumar Verma & Vijay Kumar Chennamchetty. The Sky Gets Dark Slowly in View of the Emergence of “The Super Omicron Variant” Middle East Journal of Applied Science & Technology. Vol.4 (4) pp.-53-59. 2021.

                      Academic Year: 2020-2021

  1. Sunil B. Kokane, Amol D. Kokane, Pragati Misra, Ashish Warghane, Pranav Kumar, Mrugendra G. Gubyad, Ashwani Kumar Sharma, Kajal Kumar Biswas, Dilip Kumar Ghosh. In-silico characterization and RNA-binding protein based polyclonal
    antibodies production for detection of citrus tristeza virus. Molecular and Cellular Probes. Vol. 54 No. (101654) 2021. IF: 2.365. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Gurjar MS, Aggarwal R, Jain Shekhar, Sharma S, Singh J, Gupta S, Agarwal S, Saharan MS. Multilocus Sequence Typing and Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Analysis in Tilletia indica Isolates Inciting Karnal Bunt of Wheat. Journal of Fungi Vol. 7(2), 103. 2020.  IF- 5.816 [Scopus] [MDPI].
  1. Ganshyam Prajapat, Shikha Jain, Sandeep Rellegadla, Pankaj Tailor, Akhil Agrawal. Synergistic approach to control reservoir souring in the moderately thermophilic oil fields of western India. Bioresource Technology Reports. Vol.14 (100649), 2021. [SCI] [Elsevier].
  1. Himanshu Kumar Bairwa, Ganshyam Prajapat, Shikha Jain, Inshad Ali Khan, Lalita Ledwani, Priya Yadav, Akhil Agrawal. Evaluation of UV-B protection efficiency of mycosporine like amino acid extracted from the cyanobacteria Anabaenopsis sp. SLCyA isolated from a hypersaline lake. Bioresource Technology Reports. Vol. 15, No. (100749), 2021. [SCI] [Elsevier]
  1. Sunil Kokane, Amol Kokane, Ashish Warghane, M. Gubyad, Ashwini Kumar Sharma Krishna Reddy, Dilip Kumar Ghosh. A Rapid and Sensitive Reverse Transcription-Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (RT-LAMP) Assay for the Detection of Indian Citrus Ringspot Virus. Plant Disease. Vol.105(5), 2021. IF- 4.438 [Scopus]
  1. Srivastava N, Srivastava M,  Alhazmi A,  Kausar T, Haque S, Singh R, Pramod W. Ramteke, Mishra PK, Tuohy M, Leitge M, Gupta VK. Technological advances for improving fungal cellulase production from fruit wastes for bioenergy application: A review. Environmental Pollution. Vol. 287 No. (117370), 2021 IF:8.071 [SCI] [Elsevier]
  1. A. Kokane, Kapil Lawrence, D. Surwase, P. Misra, Ashish Warghane, D. K. Ghosh.  Development of Reverse Transcription Duplex PCR (RT-d-PCR) for Simultaneous Detection of the Citrus Tristeza Virus and Indian Citrus Ringspot Virus. International Journal of Innovative Horticulture. 9(2) pp. 131-138. 2021
  1. Ashish Warghane,Tejaswini Petkar, Usha Preeyaa S, Nishi Kumari, Lavanya Ranjan. In Silico Characterization of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) based on the Spike Protein Gene. Eurasian Journal of Medicine and Oncology. 5(2) pp.163–180. 2021. [Scopus]
  1. Raghavendra Rao MV, Siva Anoop Yella, Mohammed Khaleel, YK Verma, Srinivasa Rao D, Adarsh Meher Nisanth, Dilip Mathai, Chennamchetty Vijay Kumar, Abrar A Khan and Reshma Fatteh. Is Brain Aggression a Mystery? EC Neurology Vol. 13(8), 2021.

Academic Year: 2019-2020

  1. Rohit S Mane, Jagtap Priyanka R., Vyawahare Manoj A., Bhosale Amarja H., Ghare Vishrut V., Chakraborty Bidhayak. Phytochemical analysis, antioxidant, antimicrobial, and antiurolithiasis activities of endophytic Penicillium notatum isolated from Aloe vera roots. International Research Journal of Biological Sciences. Vol. 8(10), pp.31-37.2019. 
  1. Ashish Warghane, Amol Kokane, Sunil Kokane, Manali Motghare, Datta Surwase, Supratik Pal Chodhury, Kajal Kumar Biswas, Dilip Kumar Ghosh. Molecular detection and coat protein gene-based characterization of Citrus tristeza virus prevalent in Sikkim state of India. Indian Phytopathology Vol. 73, pp.135–143.2020. [Scopus] [Springer]
  1. Brajogopal Samanta, Irena Kaczmarska and James M. Ehrman. Auxosporulating in Biddulphia tridens (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg (Mediophyceae, Bacillariophyta). European Journal of Phycology. Vol. 55 (3), pp.296-309.2020 IF: 2.804 [Scopus] [Taylor & Francis].
  1. Jagmohan Singh, Aggarwal R, Gurjar MS, Sharma S, Shekhar Jain, Saharan MS. Identification and expression analysis of pathogenicity-related genes in Tilletia indica inciting Karnal bunt of wheat. Australasian Plant Pathology. Vol. 49, pp.393–402.2020 IF:1.59 [Scopus] [Springer]
  1. Sadhna Patidar and Taniya Sengupta Rathore. Identification of Soil Bacteria Producing a Potent Catalyst for Biotransformation of L-Tyrosine into L-DOPA, an Anti-parkinson’s Drug. Proceeding of the Zoological Society of India. 19(1),pp.19-24.2020.

Academic Year: 2018-2019

  1. Shekhar Jain, Anukool Vaishnav, Ajit Varma, D. K. Choudhary. Comparative expression analysis of defence-related genes in Bacillus-treated Glycine max upon challenge inoculation with selective fungal phytopathogens. Current Sciences. Vol. 115(10), pp.1950-1956. 2018. IF: 1.102 [Scopus]
  1. Taniya Sengupta Rathore, Tejpal Kumawat, Ankit Rathod, Vipin Patidar. Dynamics of carbon cycling enzymes and humus content in Plant litter incubated with soil. International Journal of Recent Scientific Research. Vol. 9 (9C), pp.28812-28814. 2018.

Academic Year: 2017-2018

   1. Heena Shah and Farha Ansari. Production of vermi compost from organic waste.  

       International Journal of Pharmaceutical & Biological Archive. Vol. 8, pp.10-13, 2017. 

  2. Priya Vyas, Amit Kapoor and Amit Tiwari. Impact of social media on youth: Positive 

      or Negative. International Journal of Pure and Applied Research in Engineering and  

      Technology, Vol.  6 (8), pp.85-91. 2018.

 B. Publication in Book Chapter:

Academic Year: 2021-2022

1. Verma M.K., Verma Yogendra Kumar., H.S. Mann, Thomos Briese, Rashmi Chowdhary. Lessons learned from coronavirus (SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV2) and Socio-economic impact of (SARS-COV-2) pandemic. Advanced Biosensors for Virus Detection. 2021. [Elsevier] 

Academic Year: 2020- 21

1. Shah Heena, Jain Shekhar. Bioremediation: An approach for environmental pollutants detoxification. In: Kashyap BK et al. (eds.), Waste to Energy: Prospects and Applications. 2021, pp.121-142 [Springer].

2. Jain Shekhar, Choudhary DK, Varma A. Ecological Perspectives of Halophilic Fungi and their Role in Bioremediation. In: Parray JA, Mahmoud AHAE, Sayyed R (Eds.) Soil Bioremediation: An Approach Towards Sustainable Technology. First Edition. pp. 175-192. 2021. [John Wiley & Sons]

3. Jain Shekhar, Varma A, Choudhary DK. Perspectives on Nitrogen-Fixing Bacillus Species. In: Cruz C, Vishwakarma K, Choudhary DK, Varma A, (Eds.) Soil Nitrogen Ecology. pp. 359-370. 2021[Springer]

Academic Year: 2019- 20

1. Rathore Sengupta Taniya, Jain Shekhar., Chouhan S. Phytotherapies for Thyroidism: An Overview. In: PatraJ., Shukla A., Das G. (eds) Advances in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology. pp.101-114. 2020 [Springer]

 C. Publication in Magazine:

1. Jain Shekhar. Future prospects of biological science. The knowledge review magazine Vol. 4, pp.33-34.2019.

2.  Ashish Warghane. Citrus Tristeza Virus- The destroyer of citrus plant. Agriculture and Food: e-newsletter. Vol.2 (1), pp. 440-441. 2020.

3.  Ashish Warghane, Trapti Rajuguru, Shruti Sharma. Pseudomonas: The Multifaceted Bacteria. Agriculture and Food: e-newsletter. Vol.2(6), pp.159-160. 2020.

4.  Ayushi Malik & Ashish Warghane. Magnetic field: A growth impetus in plant tissue culture” Agriculture and Food: e-newsletter. Vol.2(8), pp.830- 831. 2020.