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Dr. Manojkumar  

Dr. Manojkumar Nagasampige
MSc in Plant Science, MSc in Bioinformatics, PhD (Molecular Genetics), MBA (HRM), City & Guilds IVQ Diploma in Training Skills, CSIR-UGC-NET, Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education.
15 Years


Major achievements:

  • Visited Volda University, Norway as a Visiting Faculty.

  • Recipient of Prof. M.S. Chennaveeraiah YOUNG SCIENTIST award for the paper entitled “Genetic diversity in natural populations of Dalbergia latifolia using RAPD markers” by the Society of Cytologists and Geneticists of India in 2003.

  • Worked on genetic diversity in commercially important timber yielding plant rosewood. Research findings are deposited in KEW Plant genome database, England

  • Delivered several All India Radio (AIR) talks on various topics of Genetics and Biotechnology

  • As a Freelance writer published articles on various aspects of environment and health in Kannada Newspapers
Areas of Interest in teaching

Molecular Biology, Genetics, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Environmental Science, Environmental Communication, Health Communication

Top 5 research publications/ Projects
  • 2004-Genetic relationships among Dalbergia species revealed by PCR based DNA markers. Cytologia, 69 (2): 125-130.

  • 2004-Genome size variation and evolution in some species of Dalbergia Linn.f. (Fabaceae) Caryologia, 57 (4): 367-372.

  • 2007-Genetic diversity of seed lipid content and fatty acid composition in some species of Sesamum L. (Pedaliaceae). African Journal of Biotechnology. 6 (5) pp. 539-543.

  • 2009-Thermotolerant N2-Fixing and P-Solubilizing Microbes from Partially Decomposed Municipal Solid Waste. World Journal of Agricultural Sciences. Volume 5 Number (S): 799-920.

  • 2011- In-silico Prediction of 3D Structure of Pectate lyase from Fusarium Oxysporum F. Sp. Lycopersici. Recent Research in Science and Technology 3(2): 66-69.

Papers Presented:
National: 5
International: 1
Papers Published:
National: 4
International: 6

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