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Department :  Zoology

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Name:Dr Pooja Chadha
Areas of Interest / SpecializationAnimal Cytogenetics and Genotoxicity
Best Ten Publications:Chadha, P, Rup P.J., S. Kaur, K. Singh, R. Rani, P.R. Jyoti (2009). Evaluation of genotoxic potential of lectins isolated from Abrus precatorius, Phaseolus vulgaris and Canavalia ensiformis using Bactrocera cucurbitae as a model. J. Cytol. & Genet., 10:73-81. Chadha, P and Mehta, A. (2011) Chromosome study in few species of Acrididae (Acrididae tryxaline); Karyotype analysis and distribution pattern of constitutive heterochromatin. J. Entomol and Nematol, 3 (1):14-19. Chadha, P and Yadav, J.S. (2011) Studies on the genotoxicity of Gutkha. Int J.Hum. Genetics, 11(4):277-282 Chadha, P. Sandhu, S.K. Kaur, S, Salem, R and Saini, S. (2012) Assessment of genotoxic potential of entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopilae using Acrida turrita L. (Orthoptera : Acrididae ) as a model. Journal of Biological Control, 26(1): 43-48. Sandhu, S.K. and Chadha, P (2012) Karyological studies of four species of grasshoppers from Gurdaspur district of Punjab, India. Nucleus 55:167-170. Chadha, P, Singh, Z. and Bhat, G.A. (2012) Biomonitoring of genotoxicity in pesticide applicators by buccal micronucleus assay. Pesticide Research Journal. 24(2), 193-198 Chadha, P and Singh, Z. (2013) Health concern in welding industry. International Journal of enhanced Research in Science Technology & Engineeering. 2(1), 1-5. Chadha, P, Bhatt, G.A and Singh Z. (2013) Genotoxic biomonitoring of Human population exposed to pesticide. J. Ex. Zool. India. 16(1), 239-244. Singh, Z., Chadha, P and Sharma, S. (2013) Evaluation of oxidative stress and genotoxicity in battery manufacturing workers of occupationally exposed to lead. Toxicology International 20(1), 95-100. Chadha, P and Prabha (2013) Evaluation of genotoxicity in pesticide distributors of Punjab. J. Life. Sci, 5(1): 17-22.
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