Go Back   2021-2022 StudyChaCha > StudyChaCha Discussion Forum > General Topics

Old June 27th, 2016, 06:28 PM
Super Moderator
Join Date: Apr 2013
Default Re: Presidency University Biological Sciences

The ‘Department of Biological Sciences (DBS)’ is the youngest autonomous interdisciplinary department in the 196 years history of ‘Presidency University’, formerly ‘Presidency college’. With the utmost recommendation from the ‘Presidency Mentor Group’

Facility :

Animal cell culture facility
Animal house
Bacteriological facility
Butterfly garden to study insect ecology and diversity
Facilities for basic molecular biology
Facilities for - hematology, ecology, animal behavior, ichthyology, parasitology and entomology
Plant tissue culture facility
UG and PG-lecture halls
UG and PG-general laboratories

Research projects :

Biochemical characterization of SarA and SarR regulators in S. aureus to study molecular genetics” DBT, Govt. of India, 2014-2016. (PI: Prof Adhar C Manna. Rs. 50,00,000).

“Understanding mechanism of oxidative stress responses by studying catalase regulation in S. aureus”. BRNS, Department of Atomic Energy, 2014-2016. ( PI: Prof. Adhar C Manna. Rs. 26,64,750).

Studies on enhancing biological control mechanism of aquatic weed, water hyacinth through integration of insects and fungal agents. ( DST under SERB- OYS Scheme). PI: Dr Puja Ray.

Molecular dissection of polyamine mediated hyper-osmotic stress tolerance in cultivars of indica rice (DBT, Govt. of India, RGYI-Grant); 2013-2016. PI: Dr. Bhaskar Gupta, Co-PIs: Dr. Kamala Gupta and Dr. Arijit Bhattacharya (Tripura University, Tripura).

Culture dependent and independent analyses of prokaryotic communities from the burrows, casts, and guts of earthworms from in and around Kolkata (West Bengal Biodiversity Board, Govt. of West Bengal; 2012-2015. PI: Dr. Bhaskar Gupta, Co-PI: Souryadeep Mukherjee.

For more details you may contact to the Presidency university the contact details are given below

Contact details
Presidency university
Address: 86/1, College Street, Calcutta University, College Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073
Phone: 033 2257 3770
Answered By StudyChaCha Member
Reply With Quote

Reply to this Question / Ask Another Question
Your Username: Click here to log in


All times are GMT +6.5. The time now is 07:24 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8