Students

Students

Alice Sinha pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc. Zoology (Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi)

M.Sc. Zoology (Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi)

Research Project:

Understanding the role of OCIAD proteins in the regulation of endocytic processes and signaling pathways in differentiation and stem cell maintenance using mouse models and human embryonic stem cells (hESCs).  

Email-ID:

alicesinha@jncasr.ac.in

Kamat Kajal Murli pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc. Biotechnology (Modern College, Pune)

M.Sc Biotechnology (Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune)

 

Research Project:

Recapitulating early hematopoietic development using human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) and dissecting the role of OCIAD proteins in regulating directed differentiation with an aim to devise novel strategies of de novo generation of hematopoietic stem cells from hESCs.

 

Email-ID:

kajal@jncasr.ac.in

Rajarshi Batabyal pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc. Microbiology (University of Calcutta)
M.Sc. Biotechnology (Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu)

Research Project:

Elucidation of conserved mechanisms of mitochondria-localized Asrij/OCIAD1 in regulating aspects of mitochondrial biology such as morphology, ROS production using Drosophila  and animal cell culture as models.

Email-ID:

rajarshi@jncasr.ac.in

Preeti Jindal pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc Biomedical Sciences (University of Delhi)

M.Sc Biotechnology (Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune)

Research Project:

Delineating the molecular mechanism of cytoskeletal protein Rudhira/BCAS3 in epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) using breast cancer cell line MCF7 and its implications in tumor progression. 

Email-ID:

preetijindal@jncasr.ac.in

Arindam Ray pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc. Microbiology (St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata) 

M.Sc. Biochemistry (University of Calcutta)

Research Project:

Role of endosomal protein sorting mechanisms and mitochondrial dynamics in regulation of lineage specification, stem cell and progenitor maintenance and differentiation in hematopoiesis using Drosophila larval lymph gland as a model.

Email-ID:

arindam@jncasr.ac.in

Priyamvada Rathaur pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background: 

B.Sc (Honors) in Biochemistry (St. Xavier's College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat)

M.Sc in Biochemistry (Insitute of Science, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat)

Research Project:

 

Email-ID:

priyamvadarathaur@jncasr.ac.in

Wullingundam Praveen pursuing Ph.D.

Academic Background:

B.Sc. Microbiology (Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati)

M.Sc. Biotechnology (VIT University, Vellore)

M.Phil Biomedical Technology (SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram)

Research Project: 

Elucidation of the role of OCIAD2 in mouse hematopoiesis and blood cell homeostasis.

Email-ID:

wulligundam@jncasr.ac.in

Yashashwinee Rai pursuing Ph.D. (Biological Sciences)

Academic Background:

B.Sc Life Science (Sophia College, University of Mumbai).

Research Project:

Unraveling the interplay of OCIAD proteins and the JAK/STAT pathway in the context of Drosophila hematopoiesis. 

Email-ID:

rai@jncasr.ac.in

Aishwarya Prakash pursuing Ph.D. (Biological Sciences)

Academic Background:

B.Sc Zoology (Hansraj College, University of Delhi)

Research Project:

Understanding the role of OCIAD proteins and Rudhira in developmental hematopoiesis using mouse and human embryonic stem cells as models.

Email-ID:

aishprakash@jncasr.ac.in

Dongre Prathamesh Rajesh pursuing Ph.D. (Biological Sciences)

Academic Background:

B. Sc Microbiology (Ramnarain Ruia College, University of Mumbai)

 

Research Project:

Elucidating the role of Asrij/OCIAD1 in the regulation of organelle homeostasis in hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) aging in the mouse. 

 

Email-ID:

prathamesh@jncasr.ac.in