Project students

2019
  • Gouthaman P P, Union Christian College (affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University), Alwaye, Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (April to June 2019) - De novo transcriptome assembly and downstream analysis using custom Galaxy server


2018
  • Reshma Retnakaran, College of Agriculture (Kerala Agricultural University), Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram: BSc-MSc Integrated Biotechnology (December 2017 to November 2018) - Development of functional SSR markers for D-Limonene content and analysis of genetic polymorphism in cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum Maton)
  • Arya Aravind, College of Agriculture (Kerala Agricultural University), Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram: BSc-MSc Integrated Biotechnology (December 2017 to November 2018) - Development of functional EST-SSR and analysis of genetic diversity in Centella asiatica
  • Nandini C, A.J. College of Science and Technology (Affiliated to the University of Kerala), Thonnakkal, Thiruvananthapuram: MSc Biotechnology (April to September 2018) - Genetic relationships and diversity among dioecious palmyra palm accessions revealed by ISSR and SCoT markers
  • Binza Kalam, A.J. College of Science and Technology (Affiliated to the University of Kerala), Thonnakkal, Thiruvananthapuram: MSc Biotechnology (April to September 2018) - Regulation of β amyrin synthase gene in multiple shoot cultures of medicinal herb Centella asiatica by jasmonic acid
  • Salma Sulfi, TKM College of Arts and Science, Kollam: MSc Biotechnology (April to August 2018) - ISSR, total phenol content and antioxidant activity analyses to characterize genotypes of Centella asiatica
  • Raseena N R, Dept of Botany, University of Kerala: PhD Botany (Apr to Sep 2018) - Floral homeotic genes in Coccinia grandis (L.) Voigt
  • Celene Francis, Union Christian College: MSc Bioinformatics (May to July 2018) - Identification of EST-SSR markers from the transcriptome sequence data of Borassus flabellifer (palmyrah palm)
  • Silija T S, Union Christian College: MSc Bioinformatics (May to July 2018) - Identification of EST-SSR markers from the transcriptome sequence data of Musa acuminata (wild banana)
  • Sibina L, Dept of Zoology, University College: MPhil Zoology (May to Jul 2018) - Molecular mechanism of pest resistance of certain Musa cultivars against infestation by Odoiporous longicollis
  • Roshny Prasad, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - Exome analysis to detect Single Nucleotide Variants (SNVs) among Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) leaf curl mutants
  • Najiya Nazar, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - miRNA prediction and functional characterization in Andrographis paniculata from NGS transcriptome data
  • Athira T, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - Transcriptome analysis of Nicotiana benthaamiana in response to Agrobacterium tumafaciens infection
  • Madhurima J, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - Gene expression profiling of the endophytic fungus Xylaria sp. M71 in association with its host plant Camptotheca acuminata
  • Vaishnavi S A, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - Exome analysis to detect Single Nucleotide Variants (SNVs) among Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) leaf curl mutants
  • Prabha S N, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Jan to Apr 2018) - Transcriptome analysis of tomato and cowpea roots to understand plant responses to nematode infection
  • Aiswarya S, Amrita School of Biotechnology: MSc Biotechnology (Jan to Apr 2018) - Phytochemical and molecular characterization of Centella asiatica (L.) Urb. under abiotic conditions
2017
  • Nidhin C P, Centre for Evolutionary and Integrative Biology, Kerala University: MSc Integrative Biology (Apr to Jul 2017) - Expression analysis of miRNAs in Lycopersicon esculentum infected by Agrobacterium tumefaciens
  • Reshma U S, National College, Manacaud: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2017) - Identification of SSRs from miRNA precursor sequences of cardamom
  • Aneesh M S, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2017) - Development of transcriptome derived microsatellite markers in cardamom
  • Deepthi Darsan, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2017) - Genome-wide identification and target prediction of conserved miRNAs in cardamom
  • Aparna S, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2017) - Identification of drought responsive conserved miRNAs in cardamom
2016
  • Priya Murmu, Integrated Science Education and Research Centre, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal: Integrated MSc (Jun to Jul 2016) - Estimation of genetic diversity in Centella asiatica using molecular markers
  • Amala Tom, Union Christian College, Aluva: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2016) - Development of genomic resources for Centella asiatica using next-generation sequencing data
  • Amrutha Jinesh, Union Christian College, Aluva: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2016) - Development of genomic resources from Curcuma longa using next generation sequencing
  • Shinsy Yoosaf, Union Christian College, Aluva: MSc Bioinformatics (Apr to Jun 2016) - Development of genomic resources for Trichosanthes cucumerina using next-generation sequencing data
  • S. Sujith, S. S. Vishnu & P. Rajeesh Kumar, Udaya College, Kanyakumari: B.Tech Biotechnology (Feb to Mar 2016) - Analysis of genetic diversity of Centella asiatica using molecular markers
  • Silpa Sivan, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: M.Phil Bioinformatics (May to September 2016) - Development and validation of EST-SSR and identification of EST-SNP markers in snake gourd (Trichosanthes cucumerina)
  • Shehenaz Manika, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala: M.Phil Bioinformatics (May to September 2016) - Transcriptome mining for EST-InDel and development and validation of EST-SSR markers in turmeric (Curcuma longa)
  • Mohammed Ali Noushad, Iqbal College, Peringammala: MSc Botany (February to April 2016) - Identification of gender specific DNA markers in Calamus travancoricus
  • S. Sujith, S. S. Vishnu and P. Rajeesh Kumar., Udaya College, Kanyakumari: BTech Biotechnology (February-March 2016) - Analysis of genetic diversity of Centella asiatica using molecular markers
2015
  • Ganga, K. M., Iqbal College, Peringammala: MSc Botany (April to June 2015) - Analysis of ISSR polymorphism and estimation of genome size in cardamom using flow cytometry
2014
  • Jinu Thomas, UC College Aluva: MSc Bioinformatics (July to September 2014) - Identification and characterization of micro RNAs in Brachypodium distachyon under drought stress from NGS data
  • Lakshmi Priya, UC College Aluva: MSc Bioinformatics (July to September 2014) - Comparative analysis of Catharanthus roseus and Rauvolfia serpentina transcriptomes by using next-generation sequencing data
2013
  • Sowmay S Dharan, College of Agriculture, Vellayani: MSc Biotechnology (Integrated) (August 2013 to July 2014) - Development and use of SSR markers for analysis of genetic diversity and correlation with lignin content in cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum Maton) germplasm
2012
  • Arathi R. Nair, Aswathy S., Athira V. Nair, Dhanisha S.S. & Vimala Mathew, Govt. College for Women (Oct to Nov 2012): BSc Biochemistry & Industrial Microbiology - Analysis of genetic diversity in Cardamom using microsatellite markers
  • Vanila Varghese, MACFAST: MSc Biotechnology (Jul to Sep 2012) - Analysis of genetic diversity and differentiation in two popular rattan species: Calamus thwaitesii and C. nagabettai
  • Anija T Anto, MACFAST: MSc Biotechnology (Jul to Sep 2012) - A search for diagnostic AFLP and SSR markers in cardamom species with emphasis on popular cultivars and wild varieties
  • Lekshmi, Priyanka JJ, Shamna S, Shabana A, Anurani GR & Anu Elsa Mathew, Marthoma College of Science & Technology, Ayur: BSc Biotechnology - Development of microsatellite markers and analysis of genetic diversity in Cardamom
  • Reshmi Raj, St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry: MSc Biotechnology (Apr to Jun 2012) - Development of SSR markers and analysis of genetic diversity in cardamom
  • Dr. Kamarudeen Kunju M, Sathyabama University, Chennai: MTech Biotechnology (Oct 2011 to Mar 2012) - Identification of gender specific DNA markers in Calamus thwaitesii Becc.

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