Accredited at “A++” grade (highest level as per modified criteria notified on 27.07.2017) by NAAC and Conferred “University with Potential for Excellence” status by UGC

Department :  Botanical & Environmental Sciences

Click here to view list of Department(s)

Name:Dr. Satwinderjeet Kaur
Areas of Interest / SpecializationGenetic Toxicology, Natural plant products,Cancer chemoprevention
Best Ten Publications:1. Saleem, Mohammad, Kaur, SJ, Kweon, Mee-Hyang, Adhami, Vaqar Mustafa, Afaq, Farrukh, and Mukhtar, Hasan (2005). 'Lupeol, a fruit and vegetable based triterpene, induces apoptotic death of human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells via inhibition of Ras signaling pathway', Carcinogenesis, 26(11), pp 1956-1964. 2. Sondhi, Nishi, Bhardwaj, Renu, Kaur, SJ, Singh, Bikram and Kumar, Neeraj (2008) 'Isolation of 24-epibrassinolide from leaves of Aegle marmelos and evaluation of its antigenotoxicity potential employing Allium cepa chromosomal aberration assay' Plant Growth Regulators, 54, pp 217-224 : 3. Singh,Palwinder, Mittal, Anu, Kaur, SJ., Holzer, W. and Kumar, Subodh (2008) '2,3- Diaryl-5-ethylsulfanylmethyltetrahydrofurans as new class of COX-2 inhibitors and cytotoxic agents', Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 6:2706-2712. 4. Singh, Palwinder, Mittal, Anu, Kaur, SJ,. and Kumar, Subodh (2008) '2,3,5-Substituted tetrahydrofurans: COX-2 inhibitory activities of 5-hydroxymethyl-/carboxyl-2,3-diaryl-tetrahydro-furan-3-ols', European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 43(12), pp 2792-2799. 5. Kaur, Prabhjit; Kaur, SJ; Kumar, Neeraj; Singh, Bikram and Kumar, Subodh (2009) 'Evaluation of antigenotoxic activity of isoliquiritin apioside from Glycyrrhiza glabra L.', Toxicology in Vitro, 23, pp 680-686. 6. Singh, Palwinder; Kaur, J; Kaur, Prabhjit and Kaur, SJ (2009) 'Search for MDR modulators: Design, syntheses and evaluations of N-substituted acridones for interactions with p-glycoprotein and Mg2+', Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 17(6), pp 2423-2427. 7. Kaur, Prabhjit, Chandel, Madhu; Kumar Subodh; Kumar Neeraj; Singh Bikram and Kaur, SJ (2010) 'Modulatory role of alizarin from Rubia cordifolia L.against genotoxicity of mutagens', Food and Chemical Toxicology, 48(1), pp 320-325. 8. Kumar, Manish, Chandel, Madhu and Kaur, SJ (2012) Role of ROS and COX-2/iNOS inhibition in cancer chemoprevention: a review', Phytochemistry Reviews, 11: 309-337 9. Kapoor D, Kaur SJ, Bhardwaj R (2014) Physiological and Biochemical Changes in Brassica juncea Plants under Cd-Induced Stress. BioMed Research International DOI:10.1155/2014/726070. 10. Kaur P, Kaur V, Kumar M, Kaur SJ. (2014). Suppression of SOS response in E. coli PQ 37, antioxidant potential and antiproliferative action of methanolic extract of Pteris vittata L. on human MCF-7 breast cancer cells. Food and Chemical Toxicology (Accepted) doi:10.1016'j.fct.2014.10.002
Awards and Honours:• Awarded Prof. P.N. Mehra Memorial Young Scientist Award (2006). • Awarded BOYSCAST Fellowship from DST, New Delhi in 2004 for research at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA. • Awarded DBT Crest Fellowship from DBT, New Delhi in 2013 for research at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA.