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Department :  Human Genetics

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Name:Dr. Manpreet Kaur
Areas of Interest / SpecializationMolecular Biology and Biochemistry
e Mail:dr.manpreetdhuna@gmail.com
Best Ten Publications:1. Thakur, K., Kaur, M., Rabbani, G., Khan, R.H., Singh, S. and Singh J. (2015). Structural variations and molten globule state in Arisaema helliborifolium lectin under various treatments as monitored by spectroscopy. Protein and Peptide Letters Vol 23 (accepted- E-Pub ahead of print). ISSN: 0929-8665 Kaur, 2. Kaur, M., Kaur, T., Kamboj, S.S. and Singh, J. (2015). Role of Galectin-7 in Cancer. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 17(2) 455-461. ISSN: 1513-7368 3. T., Sodhi, A., Singh, J., Arora, S., Kamboj, S.S. and Kaur, M. (2015). Evaluation of Galectin-3 Genetic Variants and its Serum Levels in Rheumatoid Arthritis in North India. International Journal of Human Genetics 15(3): 131-138. ISSN: 0972-3757 4. Kalia, N., Singh, J., Sharma, S., Kamboj, S.S., Arora, H. and Kaur, M. (2015). Prevalence of vulvovaginal infections and species specific distribution of vulvovaginal candidiasis in married women of North India. International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences 4(8): 253-266. ISSN: 2319-7692 5. Kaur, M., Thakur, K., Kamboj, S.S., Kaur, S., Kaur, A. and Singh, J. (2015). Assessment of Sauromatum guttatum lectin toxicity against Bactrocera cucurbitae. Journal of Environmental Biology 36: 2163-1268. ISSN: 0254-8704 6. Sodhi, A., Kaur, M., Kaur, T., Arora, S., Kamboj, S.S. and Singh, J. (2015). Evaluation of obesity and various risk factors of CVD in RA patients from North India. Human Biology Review 4(3): 186-205. ISSN 7. Thakur, K., Kaur, M., Kaur, S., Kaur, A., Kamboj, S.S., Singh, J. (2013) Purification of Colocasia esculenta lectin and determination of its anti-insect potential towards Bactrocera cucurbitae. Journal of Environmental Biology. 34: 31-36. 8. Kaur, A.K., Sohal, S.K., Kaur, M., Singh, J. (2013) Monitoring growth, survival and enzyme system of melon fruit fly Bactrocera cucurbitae(Coquillett) under the influence of affinity purified pea lectin. Entomological Science. 16: 91-99. 10. Kaur, M., Singh, J., Kamboj, S.S., Saxena, A.K. (2011) A lectin with anti-proliferative, Mitogenic and anti-insect potential from the tubers of Caladium bicolor Vent. The Asian and Australian Journal of Plant Science and Biotechnology 5 (1), 1-9. 11. Kaur, M., Singh, J. , Kamboj, S.S., Saxena, A.K. (2011) Purification and characterization of a lectin from leaf pulp of Aloe vera(L.) Burm. F. Journal of Pharmacy Research 4 (7), 2441-2446 5. Kaur, M., Singh, K., Rup, P.J., Kamboj, S.S., Singh, J. (2009) Anti-insect potential of lectins from Arisaema species towards Bactrocera cucurbitae. Journal of Environmental Biology 30(6), 1019-1023. 6. Kaur, M., Singh, K., Rup, PJ.,Kamboj, SS., Saxena, AK., Sharma, M., Bhagat, M., Sood, SK., Singh, J. (2006). A tuber lectin from Arisaema jacquemontii Blume with anti-insect and anti-proliferative properties. J. of Biochem and Mol Biol. 39: 432-440. 7. Kaur, M., Singh, K., Rup, PJ.,Saxena, AK., Khan, R., Tashfeen, A., Singh, S. and Singh, J. (2006). A tuber lectin from Arisaema helleborifolium Schott with anti-insect activity against Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) and anti-cancer effect on human cancer cell lines. Arch Biochem Biophys. 442: 156-165. 8. Singh, K., Kaur, M., Rup, PJ., Singh, J (2006). Exploration for anti-insect properties of lectin from seeds of soyabean, Glycine max L. using, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett) as a model. Phytoparasitica. 34: 463-473. 9. Kaur, N., Singh, J., Kamboj, SS., Agrewala, JM., Kaur, M. (2005). Two novel lectins from Parkia biglandulosa and Parkia roxburghii: Isolation, physicochemical characterization, Mitogenicity and anti-proliferative activity. Protein and Peptide Lett. 12: 589-595. 10. Kaur, M., Singh, J., Singh, S., Singh, J., Kaur, A., Sood, SK. and Saxena AK (2005). Isolation and Characterization of N-acetyl-D-lactosamine specific lectin from Arisaema intermedium Blume and Arisaema wallichianum Hook. F. Indian J Biochem Biophy. 42: 34-40.
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