Externally Funded Research Projects

S. No

Name of the Investigators/Scholars

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Amount

(Rs. Lakhs)

Duration

1

Dr. R. Satish

RNA Binding Protein Pumilio – 1 in Colon Cancer Progression and Metastasis

DST – SERB

60.00

2018-2021

2

Dr. N. S. Raja

Mechanism of Guanylyl Cyclase C Insertion into Membranes; Lipid Dependent Modulation of Protein Topology and the Influence of PTM of Protein

DST – SERB

45.00

2018 – 2021

3

Dr. M. Parani (PI)

Dr. N. Purushothaman (Co-PI)

Genome engineering for salinity tolerant, drought tolerant and semi-dwarf rice(BT/PR14603/GET/119/64/2015)

DBT

60.96

2017-2020

4

Dr. S. Kirankumar

A zebrafish model for VHL and hypoxia signaling

(EMR/2017/000465)

SERB-EMR

46.09

2017-2021

5

Dr. J. Megala

 

Immunogenetic profile of inflammatory components in Gastric cancer

(BT/BIOCARE/04/2016 -18428 )

DBT-BIOCARE

43.23

2017-2020

6

Dr. M. Ramya (PI)

Dr. P. Rathinasabapathi (Co-PI)

Rapid and early detection of

Leptospirosis using LAMP

(Lepto/28/2013-ECD- I)

ICMR

30.00

2017-2020

7

Dr. A. Swapna Geetanjali

Role of suppressor proteins of chilli leaf curl virus

(ECR/2017/000562)

DST-SERB (ECR)

27.00

2017-2020

8

Dr. M. Jeevan Kumar

Cytogenetic and molecular analysis in children with unexplained congential

anomalies in South Indian Population

(MS-022)

TNSCST

0.10

2017 - 2018

9

Dr. G. Ganesan

Characterization of NAC transcription factor from Avicennia marina(YSS/2015/000015)

DST-SERB

36.50

2016-2019

10

Dr. Devi. A

Nutraceuticals millets for anti-tumorigenic activity in OSCC(DST/INT/South Africa/P-12/2016)

DST (INDO - SOUTH AFRICA)

28.57

2016-2019

11

Dr. M. Parani (Mentor)

Dr. U. Senthilkumar (PDF)

Authentication of ayurvedic plants based on DNA barcodes and chemical signatures(PDF/2015/000935)

DST

19.20

2016-2018

12

Dr. M. Parani (Co-PI)

 

SRM-DBT partnership platform for advanced life sciences technologies(BT/PR12987/INF/22/205/2015)

DBT

1583.50

2015-2020

13

Dr. S. Kirankumar

A zebra fish model for FH-mediated renal cell carcinoma(YSS/2014/000017)

DST-SERB

25.90

2015-2018

14

Dr. S. K. M. Habeeb

Molecular markers for the control of dusky cotton bug using NGS approaches

(YSS/2014/000293)

DST-SERB

25.00

2015-2018

15

Dr. S. Kirankumar

A zebrafish model for SDH-mediated tumorigenesis

(P16/RGCB/PMD/DBT/SKKR/2015)

DBT

24.90

2015-2018

16

Dr. M. Thirumurthy

Discovery and biological evaluation of JAK2 inhibitors

(SB/YS/LS-128/2013)

DST-SERB

21.00

2014-2017

17

Dr. N. Purushothaman (PI)

Dr. B. Usha (Co-PI)

Chloroplast genome sequencing of major edible oilseeds (BT/PR6394/GBD/27/422/2012)

DBT

36.55

2013-2016

18

Dr. Ramya

Concurrent production of acetone, butanol and ethanol in Clostridium acetobutylicum

(SB/FT/LS-294/2012)

DST-SERB

23.00

2013-2016

19

Dr.  M. Parani (PI)

Dr. N. Purushothaman (Co-PI)

Whole genome sequencing of probiotic bacteria

Allianz Biosciences

10.00

2013-2016

20

Dr. M. Parani (PI)

Dr. M. Ramya (Co-PI)

Isolation of anti-microbial compounds against NDM1 positive bacteria

(AMR/22/2011-ECD I)

ICMR

44.88

2012-2015

21

Dr. B. Usha

Identification of genes involved in root exudation in rice

(SB/FT/LS-137/2012)

DST

20.30

2012-2015

22

Dr. Manoj Kumar

Detection of SNPs in SLC22A1 gene in type II diabetes mellitus patients undergoing metformin drug therapy in Indian population

(MS-07)

TNSCST

0.10

2012-2013

23

Dr. M. Parani  (PI)

Dr. Rex Arunraj (Co-PI)

DNA barcoding of medicinal plants (Z31014/08/1201/EMR/CCRAS)

AYUSH

22.00

2011-2013

24

Dr. M. Parani (PI)

Dr. K. Ramasamy (Co-PI)

Isolation of oil biosynthesis genes from Jatropha curcas (BT/PR/8647/PBD/26/38/2007)

DBT

54.69

2008-2011

25

Dr. G. Ganesan

Norman Borlaug Fellowship

USDA- FAS

6.00

2016

26

Dr. G. Ganesan

SERB Indo-US, Postdoctoral Fellowship

(SERB Indo-US: 2016/ 21)

IUSSTF

26.50

2016

27

Dr. M. Ramya

BACER Fellowship

(IUSSTF/B-ACER Fellowship 2016/06/Ramya)

IUSSTF-DBT

12.00

2016

28

Ms. AlliyaFathima  (Scholar)

Dr. M. Ramya (Mentor)

DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

(DST/INSPIRE Fellowship /2012)

DST

15.00

2012-2016

29

Dr. M. Parani

DBT-CREST Fellowship (BT/HRD/03/01/2002-Vol III)

DBT

5.00

2012

30

Ms. S. Poovitha (Scholar)

Dr. M. Parani (Mentor)

DST-INSPIRE Fellowship

(Dy. No. 100/IFD/10685/2010-2011)

DST

13.00

2010-2015

Total

2325.77