Molecular and Human Genetics, Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology


Basic Details


Qualification Details

S.No. Qualification Name Of University Passing Year

Positions Held

S.No. Employer Designation Employment Period
Date from Date to
1 O1776University of Lucknow Professor 01/01/2016 Presently Working
2 O1777University of Lucknow Associate Professor 01/01/2011 01/01/2016
3 O1778University of Lucknow Assistant Professor 01/01/2005 01/01/2011
4 O1779Banaras Hindu University Assistant Professor 01/01/2004 01/01/2005
5 O1780SGPGIMS, Lucknow CSIR-Senior Research Associate 01/01/2002 01/01/2004
6 O1781SGPGIMS, Lucknow CSIR-Research Associate 01/01/1999 01/01/2002
7 O1782NBRI, Lucknow CSIR-Research Associate 01/01/1997 01/01/1999
8 O1783CDRI, Lucknow CSIR-Research Associate 01/01/1997 01/01/1997

Academic Details

Recent Significant Publications, Articles, Cases

S.No. Title Journal Volume/Issue Year
1 O6287Centrosomal Protein 55: A New Paradigm in Tumorigenesis European Journal of Cell Biology Accepted 2020
2 O6286Designing of precise vaccine construct against visceral leishmaniasis through predicted epitope ensemble: a contemporary approach Computational Biology and Chemistry https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiolchem.2020.107259 2020
3 O6258Gupta MK, Kushwah AS, Singh R, Banerjee M. Genotypic analysis of XRCC4 and susceptibility to cervical cancer. British Journal of Biomedical Science 77:1, 7-12 2020
4 O6257Kushwah AS, Gupta MK, Singh R, Banerjee M. Cytokine gene variants and treatment outcome of cisplatin based concomitant chemoradiotherapy in cervical cancer. British J Biomedical Science Available online 14 January 2020 • PMID: 31935340 2020
5 O6285Potential of nano-phytochemicals in cervical cancer therapy Clinica Chimica Acta doi.org/10.1016/j.cca.2020.01.035 2020
6 O6259Sangwan R , Verma R, Kumar S, Banerjee M, Jain S. Synthesis of 1,8-dioxooctahydroxanthene derivatives using ionic liquids, quantum chemical studies and anticancer activity. Journal of Molecular Structure Available online 27 January 2020 doi.org/10.1016/j.molstruc.2020.127786 2020
7 O6260Yadav N, Parveen S, Banerjee M. Potential of nano-phytochemicals in cervical cancer therapy. Clinica Chimica Acta Available online 1 February 2020 doi.org/10.1016/j.cca.2020.01.035 2020
8 O6262Abbas M, Srivastava K, Imran M, Banerjee M. Genetic polymorphisms in DNA repair genes and their association with cervical cancer in North Indian population. British Journal of Biomedical Science doi.org/10.1080/09674845.2019.1592884 2019
9 O6261Banerjee M, Vats P, Kushwah AS, Srivastava N. Interaction of antioxidant gene variants and susceptibility to type 2 diabetes mellitus. British Journal of Biomedical Science doi.org/10.1080/09674845.2019.1595869 . 2019
10 O6263Sethi A, Singh P, Yadav N, Yadav P, Banerjee M, Singh RP. Greener approach for synthesis of novel steroidal prodrugs using ionic liquid, their DFT study and apoptosis activity in prostrate cancer cell Journal of Molecular Structure 1180: 733-740. 2019
11 O6264Abbas M, Kushwaha VS, Srivastava K, Raza ST, Banerjee M. Impact of GSTM1, GSTT1 and GSTP1 genes polymorphisms on clinical toxicities and response to concomitant chemoradiotherapy in cervical cancer. British Journal of Biomedical Science doi.org/10.1080/09674845.2018.1482734. 2018
12 O6265Sethi A , Singh RP, Yadav N, Banerjee M. Synthesis, spectroscopic analysis (FT-IR, UV and NMR) and DFT analysis of novel prodrugs of pregnane, their apoptotic activity in cervical cancer cell lines. Journal of Molecular Structure 1166: 54-62. 2018
13 O6267Saxena M, Srivastava N, Banerjee M. Cytokine gene variants as predictors of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Current Diabetes Reviews 13, DOI: 10.2174/1573399813666170112145429. 2017
14 O6266Srivastava S, Gupta P, Singh RP, Jafri A, Arshad M, Banerjee M. Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization, theoretical study and antihepatic cancer activity study of 4-(1E,3Z,6E)-3-hydroxy-7-(4-hydrox Journal of Molecular Structure 1141: 678-686. 2017
15 O6268Singh S, Usman K, Banerjee M. Pharmacogenetic studies update in type 2 diabetes mellitus. World Journal of Diabetes 7(15): 302-315. 2016
16 O6272Abbas M, Kushwaha VS, Srivastava K, Banerjee M. Glutathione S-Transferase gene polymorphisms and treatment outcome in cervical cancer patients under concomitant chemoradiation. PLoS ONE 10(11): e0142501. doi:10.1371/journal. pone.0142501. 2015
17 O6269Gautam S, Agrawal CG, Banerjee M. CD36 Gene variants in early prediction of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Genetic Testing and Molecular Biomarkers 19(3): 144-149. 2015
18 O6271Siddiqui S, Ahmad E, Gupta M, Rawat V, Shivnath N, Banerjee M, Khan MS, Arshad M. Cissus quandrangularis Linn exerts dose-dependent biphasic effects: osteogenic and anti-proliferative, through modulat Cell Proliferation 48: 443-454. 2015
19 O6270Vats P, Sagar N, Singh TP, Banerjee M. Association of superoxide dismutases (SOD1 and SOD2) and Glutathione peroxidase 1 (GPx1) gene polymorphisms with Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Free Radical Research 49(1): 17-24. 2015
20 O6273Abbas M, Srivastava K, Imran M, Banerjee M. Association of CYP1A1 gene variants rs4646903 (T>C) and rs1048943 (A>G) with cervical cancer in North Indian population. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 176: 68-74. 2014
21 O6274Banerjee M, Vats P. Reactive metabolites and antioxidant gene polymorphisms in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Redox Biology 2: 170-177. 2014
22 O6275Saxena M, Agrawal CG, Srivastava N, Banerjee M. IL-6-597 A/G (rs1800797) and -174 G/C (rs1800795) gene polymorphisms in Type 2 diabetes. Indian Journal Medical Research 140: 77-85. 2014
23 O6278Banerjee M, Misra D. Fetal nucleic acids in maternal circulation: A genetic resource for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis. ISRN Genetics, Volume 2013, Article ID 961293 doi.org/10.5402/2013/961293. 2013
24 O6277Biswas RK, Dutta D, Tripathi A, Feng Y, Banerjee M, Singh BN. Identification and characterization of Rv0494: a fatty acid responsive protein of the GntR/FadR family from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Microbiology 159: 913–923. 2013
25 O6279Gautam S, Pirabu L, Agrawal CG, Banerjee M. CD36 gene variants and their association with type 2 diabetes in an Indian population. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics 15(8): 680-687. 2013
26 O6280Saxena M, Agrawal CG, Banerjee M. Association of Interleukin-10 (IL-10), Interleukin-6 (IL-6) and Tumour Necrosis Factor-a (TNF-a) gene polymorphisms with type 2 diabetes mellitus in north India. Molecular Biology Reports 40(11): 6271-6279. 2013
27 O6276Tabassum R, Chauhan G, Dwivedi OP,…………Saxena M, Banerjee M, …….Mohan V, Tandon N, Bharadwaj D. Genome wide association study for type 2 diabetes in Indians identifies a new susceptibility locus at 2q2 Diabetes 62: 977-986. 2013
28 O6284Banerjee M, Saxena M. Interleukin-1 (IL-1) family of cytokines: Role in Type 2 Diabetes. Clinica Chemica Acta . 413: 1163–1170 2012
29 O6281Saxena M, Agrawal CG, Bid HK, Banerjee M. Interleukin-lL-10 A-592C gene polymorphism associated with Type 2 Diabetes: A North Indian study. Biochemical Genetics 50(7-8): 549-559. 2012
30 O6282Saxena M, Srivastava N, Banerjee M. Genetic association of adiponectin gene polymorphisms (+45T/G and +10211T/G) with type 2 diabetes in North Indians. Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome : Clinical Reviews and Research 6(2): 65-69. 2012
31 O6283Saxena M, Vats P, Agrawal K, Banerjee M. Expression of Macrophage Scavenger receptor CD36 in humans – its implication in Type 2 Diabetic Mellitus. Annals of Biological Research 3(6): 3015-3021. 2012

Conferences, Seminars &Talks

S.No. Details Year.
1 O7171International Conference on Current Perspectives of Biochemistry in Health and Diseases, Banaras Hindu University, Department of Zoology, Varanasi, India. Jan 11-12, 2020 2020
2 O7168CENTRAL ZONE-ACBICON-2019: Recent trends in Biomedical Research: Advances and Challenges, Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences. Organized by Department of Biochemistry, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow (U.P.), India. Feb 2-3, 2019. 2019
3 O7169American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting (ASHG 2019), Houston, USA. Oct 15-19, 2019 2019
4 O7170SCON World Summit on Cancer Science and Oncology Research (SCON Cancer 2019), Las Vegas, USA. Nov 14-15, 2019 2019
5 O713244th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Human Genetics ISHG-2019: Genomics for Health and Precision Medicine organized by National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) and University of Kalyani (KU), Kalyani, WB, India. 30 Jan-01 Feb 2019
6 O7133International Symposium on Current Trends in Biological Sciences, Department of Zoology, LU. Mar 27-28 2018
7 O7134Workshop on Molecular HPV-Testing, the first molecular HPV test based cancer screening program, Department of Molecular Medicine & Biotechnology, SGPGI, Lucknow, India, Feb 10 2018
8 O7140Analytical Solution for Today’s Science Seminar held at The Golden Orchid, Lucknow organized by Agilent Technologies, March 23 2017
9 O7135World Congress on Genetics, Genomics and Personalized Medicine, BioGenesis Health Cluster, IISc, Bangalore. Nov 15-17 2017
10 O7136CME on Diagnosis of Genetics Disorder in NGS Era” Organized by Department of Medical Genetics, SGPGIMS, Lucknow and CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology, New Delhi held at SGPGIMS, Lucknow. 21 August 2017
11 O7137Workshop Jointly organized by Springer Nature & Tagore Library, University of Lucknow, held at University of Lucknow, Lucknow. 26 July 2017
12 O713812th National Conference of the Diabetes in Pregnancy Study group India (DIPSI 2017), KGMU, Lucknow. March 24-26 2017
13 O7139National Conference on Forensic Science at the Service of Mankind, Department of Anthropology, Lucknow. Mar 23-24 2017
14 O714142nd Annual Conference of ISHG and International Symposium on Trends in Human Genetics Research & Management, IISc, Bangalore. Mar 2-4 2017
15 O7142International Conference on Updates in Cancer Prevention and Research (ICUCPR-2017), BBAU, Lucknow. .Feb 14-16 2017
16 O7143International Symposium on “Applicability of Genomic Technologies in Oncology and Constitutional Genetic Disorders” held at Department of Molecular Biology, KGMU,LUCKNOW , Oct 14 2016
17 O7144National Symposium on Recent Advances in Zoological Research, in Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow, March 30 2016
18 O7145International Conference on Trends in Cell and Molecular Biology, BITS Pilani, Goa. Dec 19 -21 2015
19 O71467th Indo Global Diabetes Summit and Medicare Expo, 434th OMICS International Conference, Bangalore, India. Nov 23-25 2015
20 O7147International Conference on Biotechnological Advancements in Free Radical Biology and Medicine held at Integral University, Lucknow. Nov 14-16 2015
21 O714843rd Annual Conference of Research Society For The Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI 2015 ), Indira Gandhi Pratisthan, Lucknow. 30 Oct–01 Nov 2015
22 O7149Current Regulatory Requirements for Members of Institutional Ethics Committee organized by Clinical Development Services Agency (CDSA) at BBD University, Lucknow, Sept 15-16 2015
23 O7150International Symposium on Genomics in Health and Disease & 40th Annual Conference of ISHG organized by NIIH (ICMR), Mumbai. Jan 28-30 2015
24 O7151National Seminar on Current Trends in Biological Sciences: Advances and Challenges organized by Department of Zoology, Janta College, Bakewar, Etawa, UP (Invited Talk). Dec 13-14 2014
25 O7152XXXVIII All India Cell Biology Conference and Internal Symposium on “Cellular Response to Drugs” organized by CDRI, Lucknow (Chairperson). Dec 10-12 2014
26 O7153National Conference on Impact of Environmental Xenobiotics on human health and biodiversity, Shibli National PG College, Azamgarh, UP, India (Invited talk & Chairperson). Nov 02-03 2014
27 O7154Indo-US Symposium on Contemporary issues in Cell Kinetics, BBAU, Lucknow (Invited talk). Oct 29-30 2014
28 O7155National Seminar on Public Health and Development in India organized by G.L. Gupta Institute of Public Health, Lucknow University, Lucknow on Aug 8-9 2014
29 O7156DST sponsored INSPIRE Internship Science Camp organized by Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sitapur. (invited talk). July 29-Aug 02 2014
30 O7157The Human Genome Meeting 2014, Geneva, Switzerland. April 27-30 2014
31 O7158International Conference of Human Genetics & 39th Annual Meeting of ISHG 2014 organized by FRIGE & Univ. of Gujarat, Ahmedabad. Jan 22-25 2014
32 O7159Department of Biotechnology, South Gujarat University, Surat (Invited Talk). Jan 21 2014
33 O7160Seminar on Science Terminology in Higher Education organized by Commission for Scientific & Technical Terminology at DSN Post Graduate College, Unnao on Dec 10 2013
34 O7161National Symposium on Recent Advances in Biochemistry and Biotechnology : Applications in Health, Environment and Agriculture, organized Department of Biochemistry, University of Lucknow, Lucknow. Oct 29-31 2013
35 O7162Star College Scheme of Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology at Department of Zoology, Mahila Mahavidayalaya, BHU, Varanasi. Feb 07 2013
36 O7163Refresher Course’ in Zoology organized by UGC Academic Staff College, University of Lucknow, Lucknow from Jan 15-Feb 04 2013
37 O7164KGMU Pulmonary Update 2012 & 66th Foundation Day Ceremony, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, KGMU, Lucknow on Dec 29 2012
38 O716538th Annual Conference of ISHG:Genomics and Community Health & International Symposium on Developmental and Complex Disorders, Centre for Genetic Disorders & Interdisciplinary School of Life Sciences, BHU, Varanasi. Dec 9-11 2012
39 O7166XXXVI All India Cell Biology Conference and International Symposium on “Stress Adaptive Response and Genome Integrity (SARGI)” organized by BARC, Mumbai, Oct 17-19 2012
40 O7167Annual Symposium under UGC-SAP DRS I programme, Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow. (Invited Talk) Mar 30-31 2012

Awards & Recognitions

S.No. Name Of Awards Year.
1 O7126SHIKSHAK SHREE Award for excellence in research & teaching from Directorate of Higher Education, Government of Uttar Pradesh 2018
2 O7127Travel award from DST-SERB, New Delhi for International Conference: The Human Genome Meeting held at Geneva, Switzerland 2014
3 O7131Appreciation Medal and Citation from Zoological Society of India for outstanding research and academic contribution in the field of Molecular Genetics
4 O7123BHU Gold Medal and AB Misra Award for securing highest marks in M.Sc. Late Ramakrishna Reddy Memorial Award for securing highest in Biochemistry & Mol
5 O7125Elected Member of Executive Committee of Indian Society of Cell Biology 2013-2015
6 O7128Elected Treasurer of Executive Committee of Indian Society of Cell Biology 2011-2013
7 O7122Fellowship from INSA, CSIR, DST for attending and presenting paper at the 10th International Congress of Human Genetics held at Vienna, Austria 2000
8 O7124Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarship during M.Sc at BHU, Varanasi. 1989-1990
9 O7129Member of INdian DIabetes COnsortium (INDICO) for research in T2DM 2011
10 O7130Travel grant from ICMR, New Delhi for invited lecture in 2nd World Congress on Diabetes & Metabolism held in Philadelphia, USA 2011

Academic/Administrative Services to the University

S.No. Details
1 O5355Additional Chief Provost (Dec 2019 onwards)
2 O5356Provost, Chandra Shekhar Azad (CSA) Hall (Since 2016)
3 O5357Assistant DSW, University of Lucknow, Lucknow (2007-2013)
4 O5358Faculty Incharge, Central Instrumentation Facility & Computer Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow
5 O5359Member of Project Implementation Group, DST-PURSE, Faculty of Science, University of Lucknow
6 O5360Member of Technical & Purchase committees of Department of Zoology
7 O5361Resource person in Refresher Courses in Zoology and Botany Departments
8 O5362Chairperson, Selection Committee of Research Personnels in various projects, University of Lucknow

Teaching Areas / Specialization

S.No. Details
1 O5345Faculty in B.Sc/M.Sc Zoology (Specialization: Biochemistry, Cell & Molecular Biology, Human Genetics)
2 O5346B.Sc. Genetics & Genomics
3 O5347M.Sc Biostatistics (Statistical Genetics)
4 O5348M.Sc Microbiology (Bioinformatics)

Research Areas & Interests

S.No. Details
1 O5349Genetic association and epigenetic studies in Type 2 diabetes,Gestational Diabetes Mellitus,Cervical cancer and Pulmonary diseases.
2 O5350Pharmacogenetics of antidiabetic and anticancer treatments.
3 O5351Formulation of nano-phytochemicals as newer treatment strategies in T2DM and cancer.

Consulting Areas

S.No. Consulting Areas
1 O5352Collaboration with CDRI and CIMAP, Lucknow
2 O5353Collaboration with Departments of Medicine, Radiotherapy, Obstretrics & Gynecology & Physiology, KGMU, Lucknow.
3 O5354Training Faculty, Researchers and B.Sc/M.Sc and B.Tech/M.Tech students in Cell & Molecular Techniques