Dr. G. Swamynathan

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Dr. G. Swamynathan

Assistant professor
Email id: swamynathan.g@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in
Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Humanities, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology.

Education

Ph. D University of Adelaide, 2015
M.Sc. Loyola College, University of Madras, 2008
B.Sc University of Madras, 2006

Other Details:

Courses

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • rDNA Technology
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Genomics & Proteomics
  • Research Methodology

Research Interests

  • Neurogenetics.
  • Animal Models.

Publications

  • Antibacterial activity of garlic extract and silver nanoparticles: an in vitro analysis. Int. J of Pharma and Biosciences. 2019. Vol. 10(1) 57-63.
  • Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (3rd   Edition). Autophagy. 2016. Vol. 12(1):1-222.
  • Identification and expression analysis of the zebrafish orthologues of the mammalian MAP1LC3 gene family. Exp Cell Res. 2014 Vol. 328(1) 228-37.
  • Hypoxia alters expression of zebrafish microtubule-associated protein tau (mapta, maptb) gene transcripts. BMC Res Notes. 2014 Vol. 7:767.

Work in Progress

  • Identification of biomarkers for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.

Academic Experience

  • Working as Assistant Professor with the Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Humanities since July 2016.

Achievements and Awards

  • ASI (Adelaide Scholarship International) – University of Adelaide (July 2011-July 2015).
  • Achievement Award – Post-Graduate Symposium Organizing Committee, School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide.
  • Prof. Wilson Gold medal - M.Sc Biotechnology (I and II year). Loyola College, University of Madras.
  • Fr. Ignacimuthu Scholarship - M.Sc Biotechnology (II year). Loyola College, University of Madras.
  • Research Day Award for Best Paper (2017) – Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM Institute of Science and Technology.