National Institute of Plant Genome Research
Digital India     
    Dr. Alok Krishna Sinha
    FNA, FNASc, Staff Scientist VII
    Ph.D: National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow
    Postdoctoral Fellow: University of Regensburg (AvH fellow) and University of Wuerzburg Germany
    Tel: 91-11-26741612,14,17 Ext. - 188
    Direct - 26735188
    Fax: 91-11-26741658

 Current Members

S. No.
Designation E-mail ID

Sunil Kumar

Senior Technical Officer

Deepanjali Verma

Ph. D. Student

Prakash Kumar Bhagat

Ph. D. Student

Stanzin Noryang

Ph. D. Student


Ph. D. Student

Sumaira Tayyeba

Ph. D. Student

Gopal Banerjee

Ph. D. Student

Dhanraj Singh

Ph. D. Student

Dr. Deepika Sharma


Dr. Neetu Verma

DBT Biocare Women Scientist

Aseem Bala

Multitask person  

 List of Ph. D. Students

S. NoNameThesis TitleYear
1.Ms. Jyoti BatraMolecular and phytochemical studies of Catharanthus roseus (L.) G. Don hairy root cultures for production of terpenoid indole alkaloids2008
2.Mr. Santosh KumarCloning and characterization of gene encoding peroxidase from Catharanthus roseus2009
3.Mr. Kundan KumarInvestigation of the role of Mitogen activated protein kinase in Oryza sativa under abiotic stress conditions2009
4.Ms. Monika JaggiInvestigations on Catharanthus roseus and Agrobacterium rhizogenes interactions for the production of terpenoid indole alkaloids2009
5.Mr. K. Prabhakara RaoCharacterization of Mitogen activated protein kinase gene family in Oryza sativa2010
6.Mr. Susheel Kumar RainaStudy of effects of abiotic stress on terpenoid indole alkaloid production in Catharanthus roseus2010
7.Mr. Dhammaprakash P WankhedeStudy of the interactome map among the members of Mitogen activated Protien Kinase (MAPK) cascade in Oryza sativa.2011
8. Ms. Vishmita Sethi Investigation of overlapping functions of ZBF1/ MYC2 in MAPK and light signaling pathways in Arabidopsis seedling development 2013
9. Mr. B. Raghuram Regulation of MAP Kinase signaling cascade by microRNAs in Oryza sativa 2014
10.. Mr. Arsheed Hussain Sheikh Identification and Characterisation of Novel Interacting Partners of Mitogen Activated Protein Kinases in Oryza sativa 2015
11. Ms. Siddhi K Jalmi Functional Characterization of a Group-C Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase, OsMPK7 in Rice 2015
12. Ms. Pallavi Singh Investigation of mitogen activated protein kinase (MAPK) signaling components involved during rice root development 2016