Ongoing Research Projects

  1. Cloning, expression, isolation and purification of papain gene/product for commercial production.
  2. Cloning, expression, and purification of caspase 3 gene and its use as vaccine against certain type of cancers.
  3. Use of receptor mediated liposomes as a drug delivery methods against cancer cell lines.
  4. Preparation of chimeric human antibodies for the prevention of AIDS
  5. Propagation of Cordyceps sinensis on alternative substrates and extraction of cordycepin on commercial basis.
  6. Determination of CYP2C19 polymorphism associated with Clopidogrel metabolism to investigate pharmacogenomics of Clopidogrel in patients with acute coronary syndrome, atherosclerotic vascular disease and atrial fibrillation.
  7. Detection of Beta thalassemia by development of commercial viable kit through LAMP technique.
  8. Site specific mutagenesis in different vector’s promoters to enhance the expression of genes.
  9. Development of techniques for commercial production of Taq DNA polymerase, T-4 DNA ligase, and Reverse transcriptase enzymes.
  10. Development and validation of Quantitative Real Time PCR methodologies for Viral Load assessment of HBV, HIV etc.
  11. Development of Quantitative and Relative Quantitative Real Time PCR methodologies for Gene Expression analysis.
  12. Development of end point PCR based technique for cross contamination detection in human, rat, mouse and Chinese hamster cell lines.