Prof. V. Vasudev

Prof. V. Vasudev
Designation Director
Email Id profvvasudev@gmail.com
Phone No +91-9449112475  ,O:08172-240578
Qualification
Department

Area of Specialization

Number of Projects Completed:

Sl.No.

Title of the Project

Funding Agency

Amount (Rs. In lakhs)

Year (From-To)

1

Population genetics and Mutagenesis

UGC

25

1980-1985,

2

Drosophila and mammalian genetics

UGC

35

1985-90

3

Drosophila stock center

DBT

45

1991-97

4

Studies on the molecular mechanism of reduction of chromosomal aberration after challenge dose of chemical mutagen (Adaptive response) in pre exposed Drosophila, mouse and human lymphocyte test systems

UGC

5

1994-98

5

Drosophila and mammalian genetics-Phase - II

UGC

35

1995-2000

6

Studies on the effects of a few organophosphorous insecticides on the fauna of amphibians to understand their decline in the Western Ghats.

UGC

6

2001-2004

7

Investigation of natural products for anti fertility activity

UGC

5

2001-2004

  • Number of Ph.D., candidates successfully completed 12
  • Number of Ph.D., candidates currently working 04
  • Number of M.Phil candidates successfully completed 03

Publications:

Books

Sl.No.

Author/s

Title

Publisher

Year of Publications

Page No.

  1. 1.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Animal forms and Functions Part: A

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

200

  1. 2.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Animal forms and Functions Part: B - Eco-Biology

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

198

  1. 3

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Physiology and Biochemistry

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

230

  1. 4

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Cytogenetics and Developmental Biology

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

220

  1. 5

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Molecular Biology Part: A

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

240

  1. 6

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Biotechnology

Part: B

DDE, Kuvempu University

2006

434

  1. 7.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Apiculture and Sericulture

DDE, Kuvempu University

2006

434

  1. 8.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Aquaculture

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

164

 

  1. 9.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

wildlife studies

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

226

  1. 10.

V. Vasudev

(Ed)

Environmental Pollution and Eco-toxicology

DDE, Kuvempu University

2005

280

  1. 11.

V. Vasudev

Cytogenetics

DDE, Kuvempu University

2003

220

  1. 12

V. Vasudev

Developmental genetics

DDE, Kuvempu University

2003

217

  1. 13.

V. Vasudev

Molecular genetics

DDE, Kuvempu University

2003

240

  1. 14.

V. Vasudev

Applied genetics

DDE, Kuvempu University

2003

217

Article in Journals

Sl.No.

Title of the Article

Journal

Year

1.

Effect of Dithane and testosterone propionate on genetic recombination in Drosophila.

L.C. Dunn and Th. Dobzhansky Mem. Symp. On Genetics.

1976

2.

Effect of Aspirin on Drosophila melanogaster. I. Rate of development and viability.

Int. Symp. Environ. & their Biol. Effects. Ind. J. Heredity (Suppl)

1979

3.

Toxicity of Dithane M-45 on Drosophila melanogaster

Experientia

1979

4

Effects of a lead compound on rate of development and viability on Drosophila melanogaster

Ind. J. Heredity

1979

5

Preliminary observations on the influence on age and male sex on fecundity

Curr. Sci.,

1979

6

Dominant lethals induced by Cadmium chloride in Drosophila melanogaster

Curr. Sci

1979

7

In vitro studies on the effect of testosterone propionate on the third salivary gland chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster

Ind. J. Heredity

1979

8

Non-mutagenicity of the fungicide Dithane M-45 as inducer of recessive lethals after larval feeding

Mutation Res.,

1980

9

Report of single wing mutant of Drosophila melanogaster

Dro. Infr. Serv (USA)

1980

10

Report of upheld wing mutant of Drosophila melanogaster

Dro. Infr. Serv. (USA).

1980

11

Effect of Aspirin on Drosophila melanogaster. III. Non induction of the dominant lethals and translocations.

EMSI newsletter

1981

12

Preliminary studies on the effects of Cadmium chloride on Drosophila melanogaster

Dro. Infr. Serv. (USA)

1981

13

Effect of Dithane M-45 on rate of development and viability in Drosophila melanogaster

Dro. Infr. Serv. (USA).

1981.

 

14

Effect of aspirin on Drosophila melanogaster. II. Non - induction of sex-linked recessive lethals.

Dros. Infr. Serv. (USA).

1981

15

Cytogenetic effects of two pesticides in mice

Proc. 2nd world congress on Genetics applied to live stock production

1982

16

Effect of Dithane M-45 on the rate of development, viability, morphology and fecundity in Drosophila melanogaster

J. Mysore Univ. Sec. B. Science,

1982-83

17

Non-induction of II-III translocations by Cadmium chloride in Drosophila melanogaster.

Dros. Infr. Serv. (USA).

1983.

18

Failure to produce sex-linked recessive lethals by Cadmium chloride in Drosophila melanogaster

Perspectives in Cytol. and Genet.,

1984

19

Age specific action of Benlate in inducing dominant lethals in silkworm Bombyx mori L.

J. Mysore Univ. Sec. B. Science,

1984-85

20

Differential sensitivity of males and females of Drosophila melanogaster to Agallol-3

Perspectives in Cytol. and Genet.

1986

21

Effect of heat treatment on chromosomal aberrations induced by the alkylating agent Trenimon or the restriction endonuclease Alu I in Chinese hamster ovary (CHO) cells

Mutation Res.,

1987

22

Induction of chromosomal aberrations in Chinese hamster ovary cells by the restriction endonuclease Dra I: Dose effect relationships and effect of substitution of chromosomal DNA with bromodeoxyuridine

Mutation Res.,

1987

23

Evidence for a receptor mediated endocytosis of Alu I in Chinese hamster ovary cells.

Mutation Res.,

1988

24

Liquid holding experiments with human lymphocytes. III. Experiments with G0 and G1 cells.

Mutation Res.,

1988

25

Protective repair processes in animal systems. I. Clastogenic adaptation triggered by EMS in Poecilocerus pictus

Biol. Zent. Bl.,

1990

26

Response of Drosophila to a carbamate pesticide - Furadan.

Trends in Eco. Toxicol

1990

27

Utilization of Drosophila to understand toxicity and mutagenicity of Baygon

Environ. Pollut. &Resources of Land & Water

1991

28

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. II. Absence of adaptive response when mitotic cells of mouse are exposed to low dose of EMS and challenged after short time-lag.

Cell and Chro. Res.,

1991

29

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. III. Adaptive response of meiotic cells of grasshopper to low dose of ethyl methane sulfonate (EMS)

Mutation Res.,

1992

30

Influence of Baygon on morphology and fecundity in Drosophila melanogaster.

J. Mys. Univ. Sci. Platinum Jub. Spl.Issue.

1992

31

Adaptive response in in vivo animal systems. (Review article)

EMSI newsletter

1992

32

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. V. Adaptation of mouse bone marrow cells to a low dose of ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS)

Mutagenesis

1993

33

Effect of ethyl methanesulfonate on the meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper,

Poecilocerus pictus: Dose effect relationships

Biol. Zent. Bl.

1993

34

Pre-adult competitive studies in three sympatric species of Drosophila

Biol. Zent. Bl.,

1993

35

In vivo cytogenetic analysis of carbamate pesticides Dithane M-45 and Baygon in mice

Mutation Res.,

1994

36

Dominant lethals induced by Dithane M-45 in silkworm Bombyx mori.

Environmental Res.,

1994

37

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. IV. Clastogenic adaptation triggered by low dose of methyl methanesulfonate [MMS] in Poecilocerus pictus.

Biol. Zent. Bl.,

1994

38

Adult competitive studies in three sympatric species of Drosophila

Biol. Zent. Bl

1994

39

Mutagenicity studies with metasystox-R in mice

Cell and Chromosome Res.

1995

40

Studies on the mutagenicity of three carbamate pesticides in the germ cells of mice using sperm morphology assay

J. Mys. Univ.

1995-96

41

Inducible protective processes in animal systems: Adaptive response to low dose of MMS in mouse bone marrow cells

Ind. J. Expl. Biol.,

1996

42

Synthesis of an improved multivoltine breed of silkworm, Bombyx mori through mutahybridization technique

Proc. Int. Seri. Syp

1996

43

Effect of methyl methanesulfonate on the meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper, Poecilocerus pictus: Dose effect relationship

Proc. Acad. Environmental-Biol

1998

44

Adaptive response to low dose of EMS and MMS in human peripheral Blood lymphocytes

Ind. J. Expt. Biol.

1998

45

Drosophila fauna of Palani Hills, Tamil Nadu, India

D.I.S

1998

46

Toxic effects of a recently introduced carbamate pesticide-Dunet on Drosophila melanogaster

J. Environmental- Biol.

1999

47

No role of poly(ADP-Ribose) polymerase in EMS induced adaptive response in meiotic cells of Poecilocerus pictus

Proc. On Rad. Biol. DNA damage, Repair, Carcinogenesis.

1999

48

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. VII. Involvement of poly (ADP-Ribose) polymerase (PARP) in EMS induced adaptive response in grasshopper, P. pictus meiotic cells

Proc. Acad. Environmental Biol.,

1999

49

Description of two new species of Drosophila from Pilani hills

Entomon

1999

50

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. VI. Enhancement of adaptive response by caffeine in bone marrow cells of mouse

Mutagenesis.

2000

51

Biodiversity of Drosophila species at different altitudes of North Kanara (Western Ghats, India)

Maharashtra seminar on environment and development: Compendium of papers

2000

52

Inducible protective processes in animal systems VIII. Enhancement of adaptive response by nicotinamide

Mutagenesis

2001

53

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. IX potentiation of adaptive response by nicotinamide in P. pictus

Biologia

2001

54

Developmental toxicity of carbamate fungicide,

Kuvempu University journal of science

2001

55

Altitudinal and seasonal distribution of Drosophila species in the North kanara region of Western Ghats.

Entomon

2001

56

Inducible protective processes in animal systems. X. Influence of nicotinamide in methyl methane sulfonate- adopted mouse bone marrow cells

Mutagenesis,

2002

57

Altitudinal variability of Drosophila species in Devarayana Durga hill, Karnataka

Kuvempu Univ. Sci. J

2002

58

Estimation of Acute Toxicity of Malathion Insecticide on Tadpoles and Adults of Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis

Indian. J. of Comp. Animal. Physiol

2003

59

Timing of spray intervention in the management of Mango Stone Weevil, Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricus)

Insect Environment,

2004

60

Is azadirachtin useful in the management of the Mango Stone Weevil, Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricus)?

J. of Food, Agri.& Environ.,

2004

61

Behavior of Coffee white stem borer beetle in the field.

J. Coffee Res

2004

62

Acute toxicity level of three insecticides on stages of the coffee white stem borer Xylotrechus quadripes Chev

 

J. Coffee Res

2004

63

Studies on the biology of coffee stem borer - a method to facilitate oviposition in the laboratory

J. Coffee Res

2004

64

Radioprotective effect of sesamol on g-radiation induced DNA damage in cultured human blood lymphocytes

Toxicology,

2005

65

Effectiveness of insecticides of synthetic, plant and animal origin against the mango stone weevil Sternochetus mangiferae (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

Crop Protection

2005

66

Impact of methyl parathion stress on lipid metabolism in Indian cricket frog Limnonectus limnocharis of Western Ghats.

Proceedings of International Conference on Environment

2006

67

Seasonal Drosophila diversity in Shankaraghatta: A semi deciduous area in the Western Ghats

Indian Forester

2006

68

Effect of malathion on survival, growth and food consumption of Indian cricket frog (Rana limnonectus limnocharis) tadpoles

Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

2007

69

Morphological abnormalities in adult frogs in natural agro-ecosystem of Western Ghats

Applied Herpetology

2007

70

Morphological Abnormalities in Tadpoles of Limnonectus limnocharis: An Empirical Analysis of Two Organophosphate Pesticides Impact in Agro-ecosystem

Caspian Journal of Environmental Sciences

2006

71

Impact of malathion on lipid metabolism in Indian Cricket frog Limnonectus limnocharis

Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology

2007

72

Organophosphate pesticides - a major threat to anuran populations in an agro-ecosystem of Western Ghats, India

Froglog

2007

73

Nitrate induced morphological anomalies in the tadpoles of Nyctibatrachus major and Fejervarya limnocharis (Anura: Ranidae)

Turkish Journal of Zoology

2008

74

Morphological abnormality in tadpole of Limnonectus limnocharis: An empirical analysis of organophosphate pesticide impact

Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

2008

Papers in Proceedings

Sl.No.

Title of the Paper

Title of the conference/seminar volume

Year of publication

Publisher

01

Impact of methyl parathion stress on lipid metabolism in Indian cricket frog Limnonectus limnocharis of Western Ghats.

Proceedings of International Conference on Environment - 2006 Penang, Malaysia, 13 to 15th November 2006

2006

Internat Soc. of Environ.

Paper as a part of Book

Sl.No.

Title of the Paper

Title of the Book

Publisher

Year of Publication

Page No.

1

Chromosomal aberrations induced by restriction endonucleases.

Cytogenetics: Basic and Applied aspects.

Springer-Verlag, Berlin

1987

300-314

2

Induction of chromosomal aberrations by restriction endonucleases Dra I in mouse cell lines A9 and L929

Environmental Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. Vol. I

EMSI, Bombay

1990

33-37

3

Contributions to the mutagenicity of carbamate pesticides.

Environmental Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. Vol. II.

New Age Int., New Delhi,

1996

83-92

4

Comparative analysis of Error-free DNA repair (Adaptive Response) induced by EMS and MMS in Poecilocerus pictus and Mouse

Environmental Pollution and Genetic Risk

M/s. Murthy Graphics, Hyderabad

1997

59-68.

5

Mutagenicity evaluation of three anti hypertensive drugs in in vivo mouse and in vitro human lypmphocyte test systems

Environmental Pollution and Genetic Risk

 

 

M/s. Murthy Graphics, Hyderabad

1997

76-94

6

No role of PARP in EMS induced adaptive response in meiotic cells of Poecilocerus pictus

Proc of Int. Conf. On Rad. Biol. DNA Damage, Repair and Carcinogenesis

NEHU, Shillong

1999

 

7

Biodiversity of Drosophila of South India.

Trends in Wildlife biodiversity, conservation and management.

Daya publishing House, Delhi.

2001

55-73

8

Effect of Pesticides on Animal systems.

Perspective in Environmental Biology

Narosa Publications New Delhi

2003

 

9

Preliminary Studies on the Toxicity of Malathion on Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis.

Contributions to Biosciences

Zoological Society of India, Magadh University, Bodh Gaya,

2004

 

10

Inducible protective processes in animal systems: XII Influence of Vit C on EMS induced adaptive response in mouse bone marrow cell.

Recent Advances in Genetics and Health.

Institute of Genetics and Hospital for Genetic Diseases

2004

 

11

A new technique to evaluate toxicity of methyl parathion on Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis

New Horizon of Animal Sciences.

Zoological Society of India, Magadh University, Bodh Gaya

2004

 

12

Vikruthigalu

Kannada vijanana Viswa Kosha - Pranivijnana

Prasaranga University of Mysore

2006

1091-1094

13

Aviyojane

Kannada vijnana Viswa Kosha - Pranivijnana

Prasaranga University of Mysore

2006

75-76

14

Vikruthigala rachaneyali anuvika kriyegalu

Jeevasastrakke talivijnanada koduge

Prasaranga

Bangalore University

2007

136-171

Monographs/Reports

Sl.No.

Title of the Monograph/Report

1.

V. Vasudev, (Ed.) Comet and micronucleus assay techniques: Laboratory manual. Sponsored by EMSI and Univ. of Mysore. (1998).

 

2.

HA. Ranganath, SN. Hegde, V.Vasudev and SR.Ramesh. Laboratory manual of Drosophila. Sponsored by Drosophila stock center Dept. of Zoology. Univ. of Mysore. (1993).

Conference/Seminar Organized:

Sl.No.

Status as organizer

Title of the conference/Seminar

Date

1

Organizer

Drosophila Meeting

March 6th and 7th 1993

2

Organizer

Orientation course on cytogenetics of Drosophila

May 24-29th 1993.

3

Organizer

Second Drosophila Meeting

 

 

August 5th and 6th 1993

4

Organizer

Third Drosophila Meeting

March 17th and 18th ,1995

5

Organizer

Fourth Drosophila Meeting

March 21st and 22nd 1997

6

Deputy Secretary

23rd EMSI Conference and National Symposium on Problems and Perspectives of Biological Risk Assessment

March 18th to 20th 1998

7

Organizing Secretary

Work shop on Techniques in Mutagenesis

March 21st to 23rd 1998

8

Organizing Secretary

Challenges in 21st Century in Animal Sciences

10th and 11th March 2000

9

Organising Secretary

Role of Higher Education in Society Development

20th and 21st May 2003

10

Organizing Secretary

3rd Karnataka Vignana Kannada Conference

5th to 7th September 2007

11

Chairman

Retail Investors in Indian capital market

Department of Commerce, University of Mysore, PG center, Hassan

30th August 2008

Conference/Seminar Chaired:

Sl.No.

Title of the seminar

Organized by

Date

1.

XXII Ann. Conf. Environ. Mutagens Carcinogens and Pollutants. Low-level exposure and Biol. Effects.

Institute of Genetics, Hyderabad.

6th to 8th February 1997

2.

DAE Symp. On Recent Advances in Genetic Epidemiology and Pollution Monitoring.

All India Medical Science Institute, Chennai

March 23rd to 26th 1998

3

XXIV Ann. Conf. EMSI

BARC, Mumbai

March 29th to 31st 1999

4

International conference on natural antioxidants and free radicals in human health

BARC, Bombay

July 21st to 24th 2001

5

7th Indian Fisheries forum

UAS Bangalore

8th to 12th March 2005

6

All India Science Congress (Kanpur Chapter), Kanpur

Department of Zoology, Kanpur

10th to 12th December 2007

7

5th Drosophila meeting

Department of Zoology, MGM

28th and 29th March 2008

Conference/workshops participated and presented the paper

Sl.No.

Title of the Paper

Title of the conference/seminar volume

Year of publication

Publisher

1

Effect of Dithane and testosterone propionate on genetic recombination in Drosophila

L.C. Dunn and Th. Dobz. Mem. Symp. On Genetics. Mysore.

1976

 

Dept of zoology

2

Studies on the effect of testosterone propionate on the salivary gland chromosome of Drosophila melanogaster

IV All Ind. Symp. on Endocrinology, Mysore.

1976

Dept of zoology

 

 

3

Effect of Dithane, a carbamate compound on the genetic system of Drosophila melanogaster

First All Ind. Cell Biol. Conf., Varanasi

1977

 

Dept of zoology

 

 

4

Effect of lead compound on D. melanogaster.

2 Oriental Entomol. Conf. Madras

1977

Dept of zoology

5

Effects of Aspirin on Drosophila melanogaster. I. Rate of development and viability

Intr. Symp. On Environ. Agents and their Biol. Effects. Hyderabad.

1978

 

Dept of Genetics

6

Induction of dominant lethals by two pollutants in Drosophila melanogaster

Third All Ind. Cong. Cytol. And Genetics. Hissar

1978

Dept of Genetics

7

Genetic Repair Mechanism in Dithane M-45 induced dominant lethal in Drosophila melanogaster

IV Ann. Conf. Envr. Mutagen. Soc.India, New Delhi.

1978

Dept of life sciences

8

Toxicity and mutagenicity studies with Dithane M-45 in Drosophila melanogaster

European Drosophila Research Conf., Yugoslavia.

1979

European soc. Of Drosophila

9

Non-induction of micronuclei by Dithane M-45 and Baygon in mice

V. Ann. Conf. EMSI. Mysore.

1980

CFTRI Mysore

10

Toxicity and mutagenicity studies with Baygon in Drosophila melanogaster

VI. Ann. Conf. EMSI. Calcutta.

1981

Ind.Instof chem sci.

11

Failure to produce sex-linked recessive lethals by Cadmium chloride in Drosophila melanogaster

IV. All Ind. Conf. Cytol and Genetics, Bhagalpur,

 

1981

Dept of zoology

12

Non-induction of II, III translocation by Cadmium chloride in Drosophila melanogaster

V Cell Biol. Conf. Bangalore.

 

1981

Dept of zoology

13

Mutagenicity studies with Dithane M-45 in mice

3rd Int. Conf. Envr. Mutagens. Tokyo. Japan.

1981

 

 

Int.soc. of Env. Mutagens

14

Preliminary studies on the cytogenetic effects of Baygon in mice

3rd Int. Conf. Envr. Mutagens. Tokyo. Japan

1981

 

Int.soc. of Env. Mutagens

15

Cytogenetic effects of two pesticides in mice

Proc. 2nd world congress on Genetics applied to livestock production. Madrid

1982

Int. Soc. Of Genetics

16

Preliminary studies on cytogenetic effects of Baygon in mice

VII Ann. Conf. EMSI. Madras.

 

1982

Dept of Basic sciences

17

Absence of mutagenic effects of Baygon in Drosophila melanogaster

XV. Int. Conf. Genetics, New Delhi,

1983

 

Int. Soc. Of Genetics

18

Evaluation of mutagenicity of Dithane M-45 and Baygon using host-mediated assay

XV. Int. Cong. Genetics. New Delhi.

1983

Int. Soc. Of Genetics

19

Preliminary studies on the evolution of high yielding breed of polyvoltine Bombyx mori through mutation and gene manipulation

Natl. Seminar Silk Res. and Dev., Bangalore.

1983

CSB

20

Evolving of superior multivoltine race of Bombyx mori

Natl. Seminar Silk Res. and Dev., Bangalore.

1983

CSB

21

Preliminary studies on the genetic effects of furadan in mice.

VIII Ann. Conf. Environ. Mutagen Society of India. Hyderabad

1983

 

Inst. Of Genetics

22

Dithane M-45, a non-inducer of sex linked recessive lethals and II-III translocations by adult feeding in Drosophila melanogaster.

VIII Ann. Conf. Environ. Mutagen Society of India. Hyderabad.

 

1983

 

Inst. Of Genetics

23

Induction of dominant lethals by two carbamate pesticides, Dithane M-45 and Benlet in Bombyx mori L.

XVII Int. Cong. Entomology. Hamburg. (FRG),

 

 

1984

 

Int. Soc. Of Entomologists

24

Studies on the effect of Benlate on the hatchability of two polyvoltine races of silkworm, Bombyx mori

IX Ann. Conf. Environ. Mutagen Society of India. Chandigarh

1984

 

Dept Of Zoology

25

Toxicity studies with Dithane M-45 in Silkworm, Bombyx mori

IX Ann. Conf. Environ. Mutagen Society of India. Chandigarh

1984

 

Dept Of Zoology

26

Age specific action of Benlate in inducing dominant lethals in silk worm, Bombyx mori L.

XIV Int. Seri. Cong., Bangalore

1984

CSB

27

Studies on the evaluation of two races of silk worm Bombyx mori for toxicity and mutagenicity of Zineb

XIV Int. Seri. Cong. Bangalore.

 

 

1984.

 

CSB

28

Differential sensitivity of males and females of Drosophila melanogaster to Agallol

V All India. Cong. Of Cyto. & Gen. Bhubaneshwar.

 

1984

 

Dept Of Zoology

29

Preadaptation and liquid holding experiments with an alkylating agent MNU

 

Int. Symp. On nature of Genetic Variation in Man and XIII Ann. Conf. Of EMSI, Hyderabad.

1988.

 

Inst. Of Genetics

30

Differential mutagenicity of possible metabolites of P-amino benzoic acid (PABA).

Natl. Sem. Cell Bio. Mysore

 

 

1989

 

Dept Of Zoology

31

Chromosomal aberrations induced by restriction endonucleases MSP I in Chinese hamster ovary cells: Dose effect relationships.

Natl. Sem. Cell Biology, Mysore

1989.

 

Dept Of Zoology

32

Effect of ethyl methanesulfonate on the meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper Poecilocerus pictus.

XIV Ann. Conf. EMSI. Darbanaga. India.

 

 

1989

 

Dept Of Zoology

33

Dose effect relationship.

Utilization of Drosophila to understand the toxicity and mutagenicity of Baygon.

Int. Symp. Environ. Impact on Biosystems. Madras.

 

1989.

 

Inst. Of Basic. Sci.

34

Response of Drosophila to a carbamate pesticide furadan..

 

XIII All India Cell Biol. Conf. & Cell Biol. Symp. Hyderabad.

1989.

 

CCMB

35

Ethyl methanesulfonate induced clastogenic adaptation in the meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper Poecilocerus pictus.

Symposium On Mechanism of Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. XV Ann. Conf. of EMSI. Bombay.

1989

BARC

36

Mutagenicity studies with a few carbamate pesticides.

Symposium On Mechanism of Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. XV Ann. Conf. of EMSI. Bombay

1990

BARC

37

Adaptive response of grasshopper meiotic chromosomes to low levels of alkylating agents.

Symposium On Mechanism of Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. XV Ann. Conf. of EMSI. Bombay

1990

BARC

38

The chromosome breaking activity of the restriction endonuclease Dra I in mouse cell lines A9 and L929.

Symposium On Mechanism of Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis. XV Ann. Conf. of EMSI. Bombay

1990.

 

BARC

39

Genotoxic evaluation of three carbamate pesticides in the mouse sperm morphology assay,

 

Natl. Sem. On Genetics. Mysore.

 

 

1990.

 

Dept Of Zoology

40

Preliminary studies on the effects of methyl methanesulfonate (MMS) on meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper Poecilocerus pictus.

. National Seminar on Genetic Studies of Mosquitoes and Vectors of tropical disease, Bangalore, India.

1990.

 

Dept Of Zoology

41

Absence of adaptive response when mitotic cells of mouse are exposed to low dose of EMS and challenged after short time-lag.

X Natl. Symp. Of Indian Society of Life Sciences, Mysore, India

1991

 

Dept Of Zoology

42

Adaptive response of meiotic cells of grasshopper to low dose of methyl methanesulfonate

XV All India Cell biology Conference and Cell Biology Symposia. New Delhi.

 

1991

Dept Of Zoology

43

Adaptive response to meiotic cells of grasshopper to low dose of methyl methanesulfonate.

National Seminar and XVII Ann. Conf. on Envr. Mutagens and Carcinogens. Pune, India.

1992

 

Dept Of Zoology

44

Evidence of adaptive response in in vivo meiotic cells of grasshopper Poecilocerus pictus

V International Congress on Cell Biology, Madrid, Spain.

1992

 

Int. Soc. Of Cell. Biol.

45

Comparative analysis of the cytogenetic effect of a few carbamate pesticides

National Seminar on Radiation, Env. And Man, Mysore (India)

1992

 

Dept of Physics

46

Use of gross morphological traits and fecundity as additional parameters of toxicity test in D.melanogaster.

Drosophila meeting, Mysore.

1992

 

Dept Of Zoology

47

Adaptive response in in vivo animal systems.

 

 

International symposium on environmental mutagens and human health. Madras (India).

1993

Ins. Of Basic. Sci

48

Variability of Alkaline phosphatase (Aph) and acid phosphatase (AcPh) activities in Drosophila melanogaster and Drosophila bipectinata at different altitudes.

Drosophila meeting. Mysore.

 

 

1993

 

Dept Of Zoology

49

Ethylating agent-ethyl methane sulfonate is poor inducer of adaptive response than methylating agent-methyl methane sulfonate in in vivo mouse bone marrow cells.

National Symposium on Genes and Human Environment. Hyderabad (India).

1993

Inst. Of Genetics.

50

Absence of adaptive response when human lymphocytes are exposed to low dose of ethylmethane sulfonate (EMS) at G0 phase

National Symposium on Genes and Human Environment. Hyderabad (India

 

1994.

 

Inst. Of Genetics

51

Cytogenetic adaptive response to low dose of alkylating agents in Human peripheral Blood lymphocytes.

Symposium on Chromosomal and Molecular Basis of genetic analysis. Varanasi.

1994.

 

Dept Of Zoology

52

Preliminary studies on the genotoxic effects of a recently introduced carbamate pesticide Dunet.

EMSI, XV Annual Conference, Hissar -

1995

 

Dept Of Genetics

53

Adaptive response"- A noveltype of genetic repair mechanism in animal systems

3rd Drosophila meeting, Mysore.

1995

 

Dept Of Zoology

54

Influence of pre and post treatment of caffeine on the adaptive response in mouse.

IX All India Congress of Zoology, Burdwan, West Bengal.

1995

 

Dept Of Zoology

 

 

55

Comparative analysis of error free DNA repair (adaptive response) induced by EMS and MMS in Poecilocerus pictus and mouse.

National Conference on Environment, health and genetic risk. Hyderabad. India.

1995.

 

Dept Of Genetics.

56

Protective processes triggered by low level of alkylating agents in animal systems.

 

 

XXI Ann. Conf. EMSI and Natl. Symp. On Environmental Genotoxins: Low level exposures and biological effects, Madras.

1996

Inst. Of Basic Sci.

57

Clastogenic cross-adaptation induced by caffeine and ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS) in mouse bone marrow cells.

 

XXI Ann. Conf. EMSI and Natl. Symp. On Environmental Genotoxins: Low level exposures and biological effects, Madras.

1996

 

Inst. Of Basic Sci.

58

Synthesis of an improved multivoltine breed of silkworm Bombyx mori through 'Mutahybridization' technique.

Int. Sci. Conf. "Problems of world sericulture at the end of 20th century". Vratza, (Bulgaria)

1996

 

Int. Soc Of Sericulture

59

Effect of methyl methane sulfonate on the meiotic chromosomes of grasshopper Poecilocerus pictus: dose effect relationships

XVII Ann. Symp. Envr. Biol. Rohtak.

 

1996

Dept of Zoology

60

Enhancement of protection in EMS or MMS treated in in vivo systems of grasshopper and mouse by caffeine inter-pre-or post-treatment

XXII Ann. Conf. Envr. Mutagens Carcinogens and Pollutants. Low-level exposure and Biol. Effects. Hyderabad.

1996

 

Inst of Genetics

61

Comparative analysis of genotoxic effects of a few carbamate pesticides on Drosophila, mouse and human lymphocytes.

Natl. Symp. Developmental Biol.

 

1997

Dept of Zoology

62

Methylmethane sulfonate (MMS) induced cytogenetic adaptive response: influence of caffeine.

 

Natl. Symp. On Problems and Perspectives of Biol. Risk Assessment. Mysore.

1998

 

Dept Of App. Botany.

63

No role of poly (ADP-Ribose) synthetase in EMS induced adaptive response in mouse bone marrow cells

Natl. Symp. On Problems and Perspectives of Biol. Risk Assessment. Mysore

1998

Dept of App. Botany

64

Further evidence of clastogenic cross adaptation induced by caffeine and MMS in mouse bone marrow cells.

XX All Ind. Cell Biol. Conf. Mumbai.

 

 

1998

 

C. R. I.

65

Potentiation of EMS induced adaptive response by caffeine in Poecilocerus pictus.

XX All Ind. Cell Biol. Conf. Mumbai.

1997

 

C. R. I.

66

Analysis of genotoxicity of a few carbamate pesticides in Drosophila and mouse by different routes of administration.

IV Drosophila meeting, Mysore.

1997

 

Dept Of Zoology

67

Inter-treatment of nicotinamide potentiates EMS induced repair process (Adaptive response) in mouse bone marrow cells.

DAE Symp. On Recent Advances in Genetic Epidemiology and Pollution Monitoring. Chennai.

1997

 

Inst. Of Basic.Sci.

68

No role of PARP in EMS induced adaptive response in meiotic cells of Poecilocerus pictus

Int. Conf. On Rad. Biol. DNA Damage, Repair and Carcinogenesis. NEHU, Shillong

1998

Dept Of Biochem

69

Studies on the involvement of poly (ADP-Ribose) polymerase (PARP) in EMS induced adaptive response in grasshopper, Poecilocerus pictus meiotic cells.

Proc. Acad. Environ. Biol. Bareilly.

1998

 

Acad. Envr. Biol.

70

Inter and pre-treatment of caffeine enhances the protective function induced by EMS or MMS in in vitro, human lymphocytes

XXII All Ind. Cell Biol. Conf. Thiruvananthapuram.

 

1998

 

Acad. Environ. Biol.

71

Studies on the role of PARP in MMS induced adaptive response in mouse bone marrow cells.

XXIV Ann. Conf. EMSI. BARC. Mumbai.

1999

 

BARC

72

Prevention of adaptive response induced by low dose of EMS or MMS in mouse bone marrow cells by the protein synthesis inhibitor cycloheximide.

XXIV Ann. Conf. EMSI. BARC. Mumbai.

 

1999

 

BARC

73

Hyperthermia induced adaptive response against EMS challenged mouse bone marrow cells

XXIV Ann. Conf. EMSI. BARC. Mumbai.

1999

 

BARC

74

Biodiversity of Drosophila species at different seasons of North Kanara (Western Ghats).

Entomo congresses, an International meet, Trivendrum.

1999

 

Dept Of Zoology.

75

Potentiation of MMS induced adaptive response by benzamide in mouse bone marrow cells.

XXVI Annual conference of EMSI Hyderabad.

1999

 

Ind. Inst. Chem. Sci.

76

Enhancement of ethylmethene sulfonate or methylmenthane sulfonate induced adoptive response by nicotinamide in in vitro human peripheral lymphocytes

International conference on natural antioxidants and free radicals in human health, Bombay.

2000

 

BARC

77

Induction of clastogenic cross-adaptation by caffeine in in vivo mouse bone marrow cells.

International Conference on Radiation Damage and its Modification. New Delhi.

2001

 

Inst. of Nuc. Med and Allied Sciences.

78

Influence of repair inhibitors on clastogenic adaptation induced by alkylating agents in human peripheral blood lymphocytes.

International Conference on Human Genetics. Delhi.

2001

 

Dept. of Anthropology

79

Adaptive response in animal systems: Studies with Cycloheximide

XXVIII Annual conference of EMSI, Kolkata

2002

Ind. Inst. of Chem. Biology

80

Preliminary studies on the toxicity of Malathion on Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis

National Conference on Zoology - Vision for 21st Century, Bangalore

2002

Dept Of Zoology

 

 

81

Preliminary studies on the sensitivity of Rana (Limnonectus) keralensis to Malathion

National Conference on recent trends in Aquatic Biology., Nagarjunanagar

2003

Dept Of Zoology

82

Estimation of acute toxicity of Malathion insecticide on tadpoles and adults of Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis

20th annual conference of Indian society for Comparative Animal Physiology, Sri. Tirupati

2003

 

Dept Of Zoology

83

A new technique to evaluate toxicity of methyl parathion on Rana (Limnonectus) limnocharis

14th National Annual conference on Zoology, Kanyakumari

2003

 

Dept Of Zoology

84

Life cycle, fecundity and longevity of Apenesia sp. an ectoparasitoid on the coffee white stem borer, Xylotrechus quadripes.

3rd Global Meet on Parasitic diseases, Bangalore

2003

 

Dept Of Zoology

85

Influence of Hyperthermia on EMS induced adaptive response in animal systems.

 

 

 

Int. conf. on Natural Products, free radicals and radioprotectors in Health and II Ann Meet of SFRR- India. Annamali Nagar.

2004

 

Dept Of Biochemistry.

86

Ethyl Methanesulfonate induced adaptive response in Drosophila melanogaster

XXIX Ann. Conf. of EMSI and symp.on Envl Poll. Gen Risk and Impact on Global Health. Hisar

2004

Dept Of Genetics

 

87

Influence of time lags on EMS and MMS induced adaptive response in animal systems: A review

Nat. level con. on recent trends in Rad. biol and Can. Res. Bikaner

2004

 

Dept Of Zoology

88

Are Animals Adapted for Stress Factors?

Nat. level Life sci conf.on Bioresources, env. and soc, Jammu.

2004

 

Dept of Botany

89

Radioprotective effect of sesamol on g-radiation induced DNA damage in cultured human blood lymphocytes.

International conference on Recent trends in radiation Biology Bombay.

2004

 

BARC

90

Utility of Silkworm, Bombyx mori in Radiation Research- A Review

4th International Free radical Conference, , Bangalore.

2004

 

St. Johns Medical college

91

Evaluation of common carp stocks Cyprinus carpio (Linn) for initiating a breeding programme in Karnataka, India.

7th Indian Fisheries forum, Bangalore

 

2005

 

UAS

92

Silkworm Bombyx mori as a test system for mutagenicity analysis.

 

 

 

21st Nat. symp of Ind. Soc. of Life sci. on Recent Adv in life sci. and environ. Conservation in welfare of Hum soc. Kurukshetra (Haryana)

2005

 

Dept of Zoology

93

Impact of malathion on lipid metabolism in Indian Cricket frog Limnonectus limnocharis.

15th National Annual conference on Zoology, Goa.

2006

 

Dept of Zoology

94

Impact of methyl parathion stress on lipid metabolism in Indian cricket frog Limnonectus limnocharis of Western Ghats.

International Conference on Environment. Penang, Malaysia.

2006

 

Int. Soc. Of Environ.

95

Toxic effects of sodium fluoride on Drosophila melanogaster .

International Conference on Zoology, Bangalore.

2006

 

Dept. of Zoology

96

Stress induced changes in glycogen and protein level in the tissues of juvenile fishes of Cyprinus carpio.

International Conference on Zoology Bangalore.

2006

 

Dept. of Zoology

97

Genotoxicity studies of methyl methane sulfonate on Drosophila melanogaster.

International Conference on Bangalore.

2006

 

Dept. of Zoology

98

Amphibian as a model to study the oxidative stress induced by agricultural pesticides.

Int.conf on emerging trends in free radical and antioxidant res. Lonavala, India

2006

 

BARC

99

Fejervarya limnocharis as an amphibian model to study the genotoxicity induced by agricultural pesticides

30th All Ind Cell biol Conf "Molecular compartments: Cross talks and networks", Delhi

2007

Dept. of Zoology

100

Sodium fluoride induced toxicity in the genomic of eggs and larvae of Drosophila melanogaster

National Conference on Genomics: Impact on Human Health, Hyderabad

2007

Dept. of Zoology

 

101

Chromosomal aberrations induced by organophosphate pesticides in amphibian Fejervarya limnocharis

DAE-BRNS Life Sciences symposium On DNA Damage, Repair and their Implications. Mumbai

2007

BARC

102

Oxidants, antioxidants and human health.

 

All India Science Congress (Kanpur Chapter), Kanpur.

2007

 

Dept. of Zoology

103

Chasing stress induced changes in muscle and liver glycogen of juvenile fish of Cyprinus carpio

National Conference on Biodiversity and Biotechnology, Shankaraghatta.

2008

 

 

Dept. of App. Zoology

104

Effects of sodium fluoride on the mating behavior of Drosophila melanogaster.

5th Drosophila meeting - Unit of Evolution and Genetics, Mysore.

2008

Dept of Zoology

105

"You,Your life and Lifesciences"

Delivered talk HRM institute of Biotechnology Hassan

2009

Dept of Biotech.

106

"Noosphere"

Delivered talk at District Co-ordinators workshop, Bagalkot

2009

 

Karnataka state vijnana parished.

108

" Role of Noosphere in Environmental Protection"

Delivered talk at Env. Prot. Conference,

Tumkur.

 

2009

Dept of Zoology.

109

Animals are adapted for different environmental stressors: evidences from laboratory experiments

Delivered talk at Int. conf. of envocHEALTH

Banglore.

2009

ICMR

ROHC-NIOH

Workshops participated

Sl.No

Title

Organized by

Year

1.

HLA Polymorphism

Institute of Genetics Hyderabad

1984

2.

Workshop for DBT nominees and IBSC members for strengthening regulatory compliance by IBSC's.

DBT Govt. of India

2009

Chairman/Member of Authority / Committee etc:

Sl.No.

Chairman/ Member/ Secretary

Committee/Authority

Year (From-To)

1

Chairman

Board of Selection of National Talent Search (NCERT)

2009

2

Member

Board of Selection of National Talent Search (NCERT)

2003-2007

3

Observer

UGC sponsored NET examinations at different centers.

2002-2005

4

Member

DBT nominee for institute bio safety committee University of Manipal

2008 till date

5

Member

Advisory committee of Institute of Genetics Hyderabad

2002-2004

6

Member

Committee for sanctioning autonomy for colleges constituted by UGC, New Delhi

 

2006-2007

7

Member

Board of question paper setting and scrutiny of NTS exams, NCERT New Delhi

2006

8

Member

Modulate the General paper of UGC NET examination

2004

9

Member

Question paper setting and scrutiny

Board of UPSC

2007-2008

10

Member

11th Plan UGC Assessment Committee

2008-2009

11

Member

Assessment of UGC sponsored Major Research Projects

2007-2008

12

Member

Assessment of UGC sponsored SAP

2007-2008

13

Member

Expert Committee to Evaluate Departmental SAP sponsored by UGC, Dept. of Bio-Chemistry, Osmania University

 

14

Deputy coordinator

State Level Eligibility Test conducted by Govt of Karnataka and Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta

2006

15

Member

Formulation of Regulations for Credit Base Choice System Introduced by Kuvempu University

2005-06

16

Member

Board of Appointments of Different Universities

 

1998 till date

17

Chairman

BOS, Department of Applied Zoology, PGDip in Genetics ,Aquaculture, Wildlife -management Kuvempu University

 

1998-2007

18

Member

Ph.D regulation and formulation committee, Kuvempu University.

2006

19

Chairman

Department of Applied Zoology, Kuvempu University,

1998-2004, 2006-2007

20

Member

BOS of different Universities

1998 till date

21

Chairman

BOS in Bioscience UOM

2009 till date

22

Member

Faculty of Science, University of Mysore.

1994-96

23

Member

Faculty of Science, Kuvempu University.

1998-2006

24

Member

Academic Council, Kuvempu University.

1998-2006

25

Member

Several University Boards of Examinations

1994 till date

26

Coordinator

Department of Bioscience UOM

2007 till date

Membership to professional Organization/Associations:

Sl.No.

Name of the Association/Organizations

Life Member/Ordinary Member

1

Environmental mutagen society of India

Life member

2

Environmental mutagen society of India ,1995 to 1997 and 1999 to 2001.

Executive member

3

Indian Society of Radiation Biology

Life member

4

Indian Society of Radiation Biology,2004 to 2006

Executive member

5

Indian Society of Cell Biology.

Life member

6

Society of Free Radical Research-India.

Life member

7

All India Cytology and Genetic Association.

Member

8

Genetic association of India

Member

9

Wildlife conservation and management Govt. Karnataka

Member

Any other information:

Resource person for delivering lectures in refresher courses in various universities and research institutions. Given radio talks and lectures in extension programmes to enlighten the rural mass in respect to the recent developments in Bio-Sciences. A peer reviewer for the international journals such as- Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology; Food and Chemical toxicology; Environmental Monitoring and Assessment; Insect Science; Human Experimental toxicology; Caspian Journal of Environmental sciences.