Department of Microbiology

Completed Research Projects

Dept. data last updated on :22/11/2021

Project Title :

Orientia tsutsugamushi bacteremia and cytokine analysis in scrub typhus patients in north India: 
2017-2020

Funding Agency :

SERB DST

Funding Amount :

3589500

Principal Investigator :

Dr.Asfia Sultan

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Project Title :

Leptospirosis in North India: role of molecular diagnosis and evaluation of cytokines as prognostic indicators:

2013-2016

Funding Agency :

DST

Funding Amount :

25,00,000

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Fatima Khan

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Project Title :

Molecular Characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases, their association with mobile genetic elements and drug-resistant gene cassettes in clinical and environmental isolates of north Indian Enterobacteriaceae: 

2013-2016


Funding Agency :

DST

Funding Amount :

2500000

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Anuradha Singh

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Project Title :

Evaluation of antimicrobial properties and toxicological effects of nanoparticles in mice:

2012-2015

Funding Agency :

Indian council of Medical Research (ICMR) New Delhi

Funding Amount :

1000000

Principal Investigator :

Prof. Haris Manzoor Khan

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Project Title :

Screening of community and hospital isolates of Enterobacteriaceae for prevalent ESBLs., AmpC beta-lactamases, and carbapenemases: exploring the reservoir and genetic environment

Funding Agency :

Department of Science & Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology Govt. of India, New Delhi

Funding Amount :

Rs. 13,08000.00

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Mohd. Shahid

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1. M. Shahid, A. Malik, M. Akram, L. M. Agrawal, A.U. Khan and M. Agrawal. (2008). Prevalent Phenotypes and Antibiotics Resistance in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in an Indian Tertiary Care Hospital: Plasmid-Mediated Cefoxitin resistance. International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 12: 256-264. (Official publication of International Society for Infectious Diseases; Impact Factor: 2.062). 2. M. Shahid, M. Singhai, A. Malik, I. Shukla, H. M. Khan, F. Shujatullah, and F. Tahira. (2007). In vitro efficacy of ceftriaxone-sulbactam against Escherichia coli isolates producing CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 60: 187-188 (Published by Oxford University Press, U.K.; Imfact Factor 3.891

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Project Title :

Occult Hepatitis B virus Infection : Diagnosis, Immunological Profile and Clinical Implications in Patients with chronic liver Disease

Funding Agency :

Dept.Science

Funding Amount :

Rs.17,00,400/-

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Meher Rizvi

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1.Meher Rizvi, Shafquat Jahan, Md Azam, Indu Shukla, Abida Malik, MR Ajmal Prevalence and assessment of role of SEN Virus in acute and chronic hepatitis in India. Tropical Gastroenterology H index 17, SJR 17.5 2.Meher Rizvi, M Azam, Shukla I, Malik A, M.R. Ajmal. Role of IFN-γ and IL-12 in the immunopathogenesis of hepatitis B virus infection. Euroasian Journal of Hepato-Gastroenterology 2012;2(1):5-9.20. 3.Meher Rizvi, Md Azam, Hiba Sami, Indu Shukla, Abida Malik, MR Ajmal Assessment of IFN-gamma and IL-10 in acute HBV patients. . J of Pure and Applied Microbiology. (special issue)2012; 6:45-50.Impact factor 0.06 4.Shafquat Jahan, Meher Rizvi , Md Azam, M.R.Ajmal,Indu Shukla,Abida Malik Prevalence of Torque Teno Virus (TTV) infection in liver disease patients. J of Pure and Applied Microbiology. (special issue)2012; 6: 9-17.Impact factor 0.06

Awards :

Awarded Young Scientist Certificate of Honour for bringing laurels to the University on Republic Day Celebrations-2009

Project Title :

Antimalarial drug sensitivity testing and screening for drug resistance genes in P. falciparum 2007-2009

Funding Agency :

Dept. of Science and Technology Govt. of India, New Delhi

Funding Amount :

Rs. 7,62,000.00

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Fatima Shujatullah

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Project Title :

A study of immunological response of tuberculosis in humans and its role in the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis

Funding Agency :

UPCST

Funding Amount :

8,30,000

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Nazish Fatima

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Project Title :

Detection of mutation in rpo-b gene of rifampicin resistant clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Aligarh region

Funding Agency :

UPCST

Funding Amount :

6,96,000

Principal Investigator :

Prof. Indu Shukla

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Project Title :

Evaluation of Antibacterial Properties of Nanoparticles on Isolates from Skin Infection.

Funding Agency :

Council of Science & Technology, U.P.

Funding Amount :

6,96,000

Principal Investigator :

Prof Mohd Shahid

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Project Title :

Antimalarial drug sensitivity testing and screening for drug resistance genes in P. falciparum

Funding Agency :

Dept. of Science and Technology Govt. of India, New Delhi

Funding Amount :

11,00,000

Principal Investigator :

Dr. Fatima Shujatullah

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