Dr. T. G. Nithya

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Dr. T. G. Nithya  

Associate Professor & Head of the Department
Email id: nithya.g@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in
Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Humanities, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University)

Education

Ph. D Guru Nanak College, University of Madras
M.Sc. University of Madras Guindy

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Research areas

  • Immunomodulatory activity using medicinal herbs

Publications

  • Study of antimicrobial protein from the hemolymph of freshwater crab Oziotelphusa senex senex and its efficacy against the human pathogens, Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Volume 11, Issue 4, April 2018, Pages 427-431.(Scopus Indexed)
  • An alternative approach on bioremediation of heavy metals in tannery effluents waste using Streptomyces sp. Asian J Pharm Clin Res. Volume 10, Issue 10, October 2017, Pages 323-326. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Immune protection of Salvinia molesta D.S. mitchell in freshwater crab Oziotelphusa senex senex bacterially challenged with Aeromonas hydrophila, Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Volume 10, Issue 12, 2017, Pages 353-356. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Insilico characterisation of proteins of Salvinia molesta D.S.Mitchell an aquatic weed and assessment of nanoparticle synthesising ability of closely related plant species, Int J Pharm Bio Sci 2016 July ; 7(3): (B) 889 – 894. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Antioxidant activity, total phenol, flavonoid, alkaloid, tannin, and saponin contents of leaf extracts of Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell (1972),Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 9, Issue 1, 2016, 200-203. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Antibacterial activity of murraya koeniigi leaves against urinary tract infection causative pathogens, Int.J. PharmTech Res. 2015, 8(8), pp 112-117. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Phytochemical, antibacterial and GC MS analysis of a floating fern Salvinia molesta D.S. Mitchell (1972), Int.J. PharmTech Res. 2015, 8(9), pp 85-90. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Study of bio-efficacy of alkali tolerant trichoderma against damping off and rotting diseases of tomato and cauliflower caused by Pythium spp. and Sclerotina spp. Int.J. ChemTech Res. 2015, 8 (6), pp 628-634. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Invitro anti-oxidant and anticancer activity of Murraya koenigii against human colon cancer HT-29 cell lines, Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 7, Suppl 1, 2014, 83-86. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Evaluation of invitro anti-oxidant and anticancer activity of Coriandrum Sativum against human colon cancer HT- 29 cell lines, Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol 6, Issue 2, 2014, 421-424. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Evaluation of Invitro anti diabetic activity of Seendhil herbal formulation, Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 7, Issue 1, 2014, 91-93. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Isolation and screening of alkali tolerant trichoderma spp as biocontrol agent for alkaline agricultural soil, Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol 6, Issue 10, 2014,512-516. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Screening of bioactive compounds and antimicrobial effect of orithazh thamarai chooranam, Int. J. PharmTech Res.2012, 4 (2). (Scopus Indexed)
  • Antibacterial activity of Vallarai chooranam against human pathogens, Int. J. PharmTech Res.2012, 4 (1). (Scopus Indexed)
  • Phytochemical screening of a polyherb Vallarai Chooranam IJDFR volume 2 Issue 6, Nov.-Dec.2011.
  • Phytochemical screening of a polyherb thaaleesadhi Chooranam, International Journal of Bio-Engineering Sciences & Technology-IJBEST Vol.2 Dec 2011,81-84.
  • Antibacterial activity of Thaaleesaadhi chooranam against human pathogens, IJDDHR1 (4): October -December: (2011), 224-230.

Awards

  • Won Best paper award at a National Conference, SBTI, Conducted by SRMIST during 2010.
  • Won First prize for Oral paper presentation at International Conference on Advancements in stem cell research and therapeutics at International Stem cell Summit organised by Lifeline multispeciality hospital during January 2013.
  • Won Second prize for Poster presentation at International Conference on Advancements in stem cell research and therapeutics at International Stem cell Summit organised by Lifeline multispeciality hospital during January 2013.
  • Received Budding Scientist Award at International Conference on Advancements in stem cell research and therapeutics at International Stem cell Summit organised by Lifeline multispeciality hospital during January 2013.
  • Received SEVAI SUDAR award (சேவை சுடர் விருது) at 50th National Library week Celebration on November 25th, 2017, organised by SRMIST, KTR in collaboration with Government of Tamil nadu library services, for utilising maximum Library services at SRM Central Library.