MSc/PhD Program
Srinivas Parthasarathy
First Name:
Srinivas

Last Name:
Parthasarathy

Country:
India

 

 



Srinivas Parthasarathy

EDUCATION

College / University:
Sri Venkateswaran College, University of Delhi

Highest Degree:
B.Sc. in Biochemistry

Major Subjects:
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology, Membrane Biology and Bioenergetics, Genetics

Lab Experience:
Basic molecular biology techniques such as plasmid isolation, restriction digestion, gene cloning techniques, RT-PCR, protein purification techniques such as gel filtration chromatography, affinity chromatography, ion exchange chromatography, protein over expression in E.coli and purification, protein analysis using SDS PAGE, Western Blotting and ELISA, animal handling and behavior paradigms including anxiety tests (Open Field Test,Passive Avoidance), drug injection in adults

Projects / Research:
Sep – Dec 2007: Cloning and characterization of the signal transduction genes of the M.tuberculosis two component system
Jun – Jul 2007: Role of aminoguanidine in ameliorating the temporary memory impairment caused by acute Hypobaric Hypoxia in mice
May – Jun 2007: Over expression of M.tuberculosis protein Rv2027 in E.coli and purification using Ni-NTA column

Publications:
Udayabanu M, Kumaran D, Unnikrishnan Nair R, Srinivas P, Neeta Bhagat, Aneja R, Anju Katyal
Nitric oxide associated with iNOS expression inhibits acetylcholinesterase activity and induces memory impairment during acute hypobaric hypoxia
Brain Research, Volume 1230, 16 September 2008, Pages 138-149

Scholarships:
2008 – 2009: Stipend International Max Planck Research School, Germany
2005 – 2008: CBSE merit scholarship for outstanding performance in the All India Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (Class XII)