Expert on plant genomics, microbiome, endophytes and metabolomics
Best oral presentation award received at National conference on Emerging trends in Bioprocessing & Simulation (Sponsored by TEQIP II) conducted on 12th -13th Sept, 2013 organized by Dept of Biotechnology, PESIT, Bangalore, India.
Organized and anchored National Symposium on Future of Functional Genomics (TransDisciplinary Genomics – I) conducted on October 13-14, 2017 at TransDisciplinary University, Bangalore.
Organized training programs on Genomics and Bio-informatics at TDU
Submission of fungal DNA sequences, genome and transcriptome data to NCBI, USA.
Developed the curriculum for MSc in Biological Sciences (Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics by Research) at TDU
Career Opportunities under CFGB:
Functional Genomics (Clinical, Medicinal Plants, Medical , Pharma etc)
Medical Genomics (Pharmacogenomics)
Big Data Science & Data Science
HLA & Organ Transplant
Genealogy (Pedigree) Database
Some of my important publications:
N. Pavithra., Priyanka S. Bannikoppa., Sheila Uthappa., Anura V. Kurpad and Indu Mani. (2018) Plasma Fatty Acid Composition and Estimated Desaturase Activities Reﬂect Dietary Patterns in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome , Indian journal of Clinical Biochemistry 33(3) 290–296.
Rokkam Shankar Nagashree MSc, N. K. Manjunath, M. Indu, M. Ramesh, V. Venugopal, P. Sreedhar, N. Pavithra & Hongasandra R. Nagendra (2017) Effect of a Diet Enriched with Fresh Coconut Saturated Fats on Plasma Lipids and Erythrocyte Fatty Acid Composition in Normal Adults, Journal of the American College of Nutrition 36(5) 330-334..
Pavithra, N., Sathish, L., Suneel Kumar, A., Venkatarathanamma, V., Pushpalatha, H., Bhanuprakash Reddy, G., Ananda, K. (2014): In-vitro Studies on α-Amylase, α-Glucosidase and Aldose Reductase Inhibitors found in Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Ocimum sanctum, Current Enzyme Inhibition 10 (2) 129-136.
Pavithra, N., Sathish, L., Nagasai, B., Venkatarathanamma, V., Pushpalatha, H., Bhanuprakash Reddy, G., Ananda, K. (2014) Evaluation of α-Amylase, α-Glucosidase and Aldose Reductase inhibitors in ethyl acetate extracts of endophytic fungi isolated from anti-diabetic medicinal plants. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research 5 (12) 5334-5341
Sathish, L., Pavithra, N. and Ananda K. (2014) Evaluation of antimicrobial activity of secondary metabolites and enzyme production from endophytic fungi isolated from Eucalyptus citriodora. Journal of Pharmacy Research 8(3); 269-276.
Garudachari, B., Isloor, AM., Satyanarayana, MN., Fun, HK., Pavithra, N. and Ananda K. (2013) Design and regioselective synthesis of trifluoromethylquinolone derivatives as potent antimicrobial agents. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 68; 422-432.
Sathish, L., Pavithra, N and Ananda , K. (2012) Antimicrobial Activity and Biodegrading Enzymes of Endophytic Fungi from Eucalyptus. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research 3(8): 2574-2584.
Pavithra, N., Sathish, L., Ananda, K. (2012) Antimicrobial and Enzyme Activity of Endophytic Fungi Isolated from Tulsi. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences. 16 (12):1-6.
Ravi Babu, K., Rajmohan, HR., Pavithra, N., Adithya, P .(2012) Serum total mmunoglobin-E and health hazards in workers involved in land fill and compost areas of hazardous waste management plants. Indian journal of occupational and environmental medicine 16(1):9.
Ravibabu, K., Adithya, P., Pavithra, N., Rajmohan, H., Raghavendra, R. (2010) Evaluation of the Relationship between Pro-inflammatory Cyto-kines and Health Hazards in Workers Involved in Hazardous Waste Sites at Karnataka, India. Journal of research in health sciences 10(1):7-14.
Pavithra N, Babu KR, Rajmohan H.(2009) A review on pro-inflammatory cytokines responses in different occupational exposure. Journal of Ecophysiology & Occupational Health (1&2).
Elucidation of molecular mechanisms involved in Pistacia -aphid gall development
Genetic diversity assessment of Saraca asoca (Roxb.) Willd. population using genotyping by sequencing