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Prof. Bechan Sharma, Ph. D.

Prof. Bechan Sharma, Ph. D.
Professor of Biochemistry & Ex-Chairman
Department of Biochemistry
University of Allahabad

Biography :

Dr. Bechan Sharma is presently working as a Professor and Head, Department of Biochemistry Allahabad University, Allahabad. Prof. Sharma’s earlier services include as an Assistant Professor at Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural sciences and Technology-J&K, Kashmir and as Associate Professor at Dr. RML Avadh University Faizabad. He has completed his higher educations such as B.Sc (Honours)-1980; M.Sc. (Biochemistry)-1982 and Ph.D. in Biochemistry (1988) from BHU-Varanasi. He qualified GATE in 1983 and CSIR (JRF-NET) in 1984 and then joined Central Drug Research Institute-Lucknow for completing his doctoral research. The areas of his research interest include Molecular Biology of HIV/AIDS, Tropical Diseases (Filariasis/Malaria) and Biochemical Toxicology of xenobiotics including heavy metals and pesticides. He has received number of Awards/ Honors and successfully completed numerous important Academic/ Administrative Assignments. He has twenty six years of teaching / research experience. He has carried out several research projects and published over 137 research papers including book chapters, molecular methods in peer reviewed International and National Journals/ Books/Methods.

Research Interest :

My area of research interests include: Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Toxicology and Free Radical Biology.