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Dr. Mridula Gupta

Dr. Mridula Gupta
Regional Research Station
Punjab Agriculture University

Biography :

• December 2016-present Senior Research Fellow at Regional Research station, Punjab Agriculture University, Faridkot, Punjab with Dr. Satnam Singh (Assistant Entomologist). • I am working on entomological aspects such as RNAi, insect endosymbionts and alteration of physiological and molecular pathways of whitefly (Bemisia tabaci), cotton leaf hopper (Amrasca biguttulla) and bollworms (Earias spp.). • July –November 2016 “Assistant Professor” at Khalsa College, Amritsar, Punjab. Jan-June 2016 “Research Volunteer” at Baba Farid University of Health sciences, Faridkot, Punjab. • 2015 2 Months “Assistant Professor” guided M. Pharrm students for Animal cell culture

Research Interest :

• Molecular Biology : PCR, Real Time PCR, Cloning & Expression of recombinant gene, DNA and • RNA extraction • RT-PCR softwares : geNorm, NormFinder, RefFinder, Bestkeeper, Absolute and Relative Quantification • Cell culture : DEF cells, MDBK and Vero cells handling • Diagnostic test : ELISA, Virus Neutralization Test, HA, HI • Cell biology : Flow Cytometry (FACS) • Virology : MDV • Bioinformatics tool : CytoScape, Navigator, MEGA5, BLAST, Primer designing, • DNASTAR lasergene, ClustalW, Muscle, T-Coffee, TSA • Microbiology : Staining Techniques, Biochemical Tests • Computer skills : MS office, Adobe Photoshop, etc. • Teaching : 8 months