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Research Papers Presented in Seminars

Research Papers Presented in Seminars Research Papers Presented by Students/ Faculty 1.Pratap Chandran R. (2006) “Amino acid profile of normal, mycorrhized normal and mycorrhized transgenic roots of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam)”, 14th Triennial Symposium of International Society for Tropical Root Crops, held at Central Tuber Crops Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala State, India on 20th - 26th November 2006. 2.Anju Joseph, Dona Jacob, Sajitha G and Pratap Chandran R. (2007). Detection of multi-drug resistant bacteria from hospital effluent. National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 3.Veena Vijayan, Jina Sebastian, Greeshma M and Pratap Chandran R. (2007). Citric acid production by Aspergillus niger using boiled rice waste. National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 4.Praveena George and Athira A. Isolation of amylolytic organisms from food effluents. (2007). National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 5.Abbas Iqbal A K, Vijil Vijayan, Fasaludeen V K and Anoop Viswam. (2007). Quality assessment of water samples from different localities in varanad panchayath of cherthala. National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 6.Arun J kinattukara, Jerry K Joseph, Sreekanth R and Aswathi Chandran. (2007). Influence of nitrogen sources on amylase production by bacillus subtilis using boiled rice waste. National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 7.Ancy Yesudas, Siji S Nair, Vineeth Varghese and Sapna S. (2007). Pollution risk assessment of water bodies in different localities of cherthala via winkler bod analysis and standard plate count. National Biotechnology Conference, Sanathana Dharma College, Alappuzha held on 9th to 11th of February 2007. 8.Presented a research paper “Production of mycorrhizal fungal inoculum using transgenic roots in bioreactor” in XIX Kerala Science Congress held at Kannur on 29th -31st January 2007. 9.Pratap Chandran R, Aswathi Chandran and Sreelekha S. (2008). Microbial adsorption and antibacterial properties of clay. XVIII Swadeshi Science Congress. Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram. Abst. pp. 82-83. 10.Pratap Chandran R. (2008). Use of water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes L.) leaf extract as a growth medium for culturing microorganisms. International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass on 15 -16 December 2008 Abst. pp. 125-127. 11.Archana Krishnan A, Pratap Chandran R. and Shanti Vasudevan C.N. (2008). Characterization and partial purification of acid phosphatase from the leaves of Eupatorium odoratum. International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass. Abst. pp. 114-117. 12.Pratap Chandran R, Kiran B Anand and Minesh Chakochan (2008). Invasion and alteration of aquatic environment by Pistia stratiotes L. and its influence on microbial population. National seminar on Sustainable Utilisation of Bioresources Through Biotechnology And Bioinformatics. Abst. pp. 72-75. 13.Ramkumar B. (2010). Quality analysis of three marine prawns: Penaeus monodon, Aristeus alcocki and Solenocera crassicornis using sensory, chemical and microbiological characteristics. National Symposium on Recent Advances in Biotechnology at Anna University, Tiruchirappalli, on 23rd -24th January, 2010. 14.Pratap Chandran R., Ramkumar B. & Mereena George U. Presence of Vibrio sp. and Salmonella sp. in the rhizosphere of Pistia stratiotes. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 15.Aswathi Chandran, Lekshmy R. Nair & Sujeesh B.V. Algae as potential organisms for bioremediation and biohydrogen production. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 16.Ajanas Rahim M. A., Anju P. Nair, Chinjusha C. S., Devi Prasad S. & Devi Vijayan. Biotechnology In Gold Processing. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 17. Gayathri M., Krishnendhu I., Nayana S. S., Parvathi Asokan, Prasanth S. & Pratap Chandran R. Bioremediation Of Copper In Present Scenario. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 18.Pratap Chandran R., Ramkumar B. & Mereena George U. Heavy Metal Pollution In Aquatic Ecosystems And Its Phytoremediation Using Aquatic Plants. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 19.Priyashanth P., Sajna Salim, Shahna S., Sruthi S. Nair. & Vidhulekha S. Current Scenario In Bioremediation Of Uranium. Presented at the two day national seminar on Bioremediation- its relevance in the present scenario (organized by HHMSPB, NSS College for women, Thiruvananthapuram, sponsored by University Grants Commission) on 16th and 17th September 2010. 20.Pratap Chandran R. Aswathi Chandran and Ram Kumar (2010). “Bioethanol production from aquatic weeds” at National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, on 13th October 2010, organized by Department of Biotechnology, K.V. M. College of Engineering and Information Technology (recognized by Cochin University of Science and Technology), Cherthala, Alappuzha district, Kerala State, India. 21.Deepak Jose, Sujeesh B. V. and Pratap Chandran R. (2010). Medium optimization for lipase production from Burkholderia cepacia. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 109. 22.Archa R.S., Pratap Chandran R., Potty V.P. and Rekha Sivadasan. (2010). Microbial production of biosurfactants. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 121. 23.Deepak Jose, Sujeesh B. V. and Pratap Chandran R. (2010). Medium optimization for lipase production from Burkholderia cepacia. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 109. 24.Unnikrishnan. P.S and Sujeesh. B.V. (2010). Optimization for the production of keratinase enzyme from Bacillus cereus. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 108. 25.Karthy C.S, Sujeesh. B.V., Rekha Sivadasan and Potty V.P (2010). Production and partial purification of tannase by Aspergillus niger MTCC1344 in solid state fermentation using different substrates. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 116. 26.Sajin Joseph and Aswathi Chandran(2010).Production,purification and charascterization of nattokinase from Bacillus subtilis .National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.115. 27.Devi Prasad S.,Anju P.Nair., Mereena George U. and Lekshmy R.Nair(2010).Fruit derived edible vaccines:Opening new avenues. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.105. 28.Dibu Divakaran and Aswathi Chandran (2010).Enzyme characterization and effect of mutation on production of alpha amlase from Bacillus licheniformis. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.105. 29.Vidhulekha S.(2010).IPR related aspects in biotechnology. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.57. 30.Soja G.(2010).Artificial life. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.61. 31.Sajna Salim (2010).New Delhi metallo- beta-lactamase – Is it the end of antibiotics? National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.73. 32.Devi Prasad S. and Anju P.Nair(2010). The tiny monster – Chikungunya. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.76. 33.Priyashant P and Shahna S (2010) OSDD - Open Source Drug Discovery. National Seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at KVM College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010 Abst.pp.90 34.Nayana S.S.,Priyashanth P.,Shahna S. and Vidhulekha S.(2010).Gene Tricks. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.103. 35.Chinjusha C.S., Gayathri M. and Krishnendhu I.(2010).Cloned Buffalo- ‘Garima- II’. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology,held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.107. 36.Dexy Joseph ,Suvanish Kumar V.S., Meera Nair and Nithin N.Kurup.(2010). Nutrigenomics:A better way to health . National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.110. 37.Maya Rajan, Aswathy L.,Nikitha Ahad and Aparna B.(2010). Probiotics as future to biomedicine. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.111. 38.Nithin N.Kurup,Dexy Joseph ,Suvanish Kumar V.S., and Meera Nair (2010).Mikania micrantha: The invasive weed. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.113. 39.Sajna Salim, Parvathy Asokan and Ajanas Rahim M.A.(2010).Alzheimer’s Disease- Light of an entire life fades into the mist of nonrecognition. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.114. 40.Ambily K.R., Jaraisy Sulaiman, Rejani C.T. and Shaija A.R.(2010). Algae:Biofuels for the future. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.119. 41.Smitha V. Bhanu, Ramkumar B.and Mereena George U.(2010). Single cell protein (SCP)- The future food. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010.Abst.pp.120. 42.Sujeesh. B.V. (2010). Intelligent Bioinformatics. National seminar on Frontiers in Biotechnology, held at K.V.M. College of Engineering and Information Technology on 13th October 2010. Abst. pp. 47 - 56. 43.Pratap Chandran et al., 2010. Evaluation for antimicrobial property of leaf extracts of aquatic weeds, Pistia stratiotes and Eichhornia crassipes. Proceedings of Second International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass. pp. 123-126. 44.Gayathri M., Pratap Chandran R., Ramkumar B. and Hiranmayi Yadav (2010). Vermi composting: an upcoming solution for detoxification of parthenium hysterophorus using Eudrillus eugineae. Proceedings of Second International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass. pp. 104-107. 45.Pratap Chandran R. and Ramkumar B. (2010). Utilization of plant biomass for the production of biofuels. Proceedings of Second International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass. pp. 28-32. 46.Mereena George U., Chandraja C. V. and Pratap Chandran R. (2010). Hydrocarbon degrading activity of Streptomycetes sp. isolated from marine environment. Proceedings of Second International seminar and workshop on sustainable utilization of tropical plant biomass. pp. 120-122 47.Pratap Chandran R. (2011). Role of Bacteria in Effluent Treatment Systems. Proceedings of National Conference on “Biological wastewater treatment towards green environment. Pp. 72-73. 48.Pratap Chandran R. and Potty V. P., Ramkumar, B, Mereena George U. (2011). Hairy roots for secondary metabolite production and for co-cultivation of am fungi”. World Congress on Biotechnology, Abst. Pp. 169. 49.Pratap Chandran, R., Dibu Divakaran, Kannan, M., Sujeesh, B. V., Aswathi Chandran and Lekshmy, R. Nair. (2012). Isolation and characterization of antimycobacterial compounds from Aloe vera (L.) Burm. F. leaf. 2nd International conference on Open Source for Computer-Aided Translational medicine. Abst. Pp. 144. 50.Kannan M, Ashok G, Vedha V, Rajendran P. Invitro Th1/Th2 cytokine induction activity and phytochemistry of Ricinus communis and Vitex negundo Linn. (2012) Published in Proceedings of the Third Int. Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical plant Biomass through Biotechnology, 176-179. ISBN: 978-93-81274-32-3. 51.Pratap Chandran R, Vysakhi M.V, Manju S, Abdul Kadar, Kannan M and Sreekumaran Nair A. In vitro free radical scavenging activity of leaf extracts of Aegle tamilnadensis – Abdul Kader. (2012). Proceedings of the Third Int. Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical plant Biomass through Biotechnology, 232 – 236. ISBN: 978-93-81274-32-3. 52.Ginto George, Pratap Chandran R, Manju S, Vysakhi MV, Dibu Divakaran, Kannan M. Antibacterial activity of Parmotrema sp. Against pathogenic microorganisms. (2012). Proceedings of the Third Int. Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical plant Biomass through Biotechnology, 176-179. ISBN: 978-93-81274-32-3. 53.Reshmi B.S, Ancy.A.Beegum, Anju Dias, Ayswarya.S, Gayathri.S, Priyalekshmi .P.V, Rajeena Nazar. Bioremediation of Textile dyes using diary effluent (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.230-231. 54.Abdul Rahim C.S, Gricy peter, Sebastian K.V. Biocontrol of Thrips on Pepper and Whiteflies on Tapioca by Verticillium (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp. 193-195. 55.Uma K. N, Sreeja S and C.K.K. Nair. Amelioration of Oxidative Damage by Spirulina Extract Under in Vitro Condition (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.201-204. 56.Indu.R, Azhar Shahansha T.S, Nair CKK. Protection of cellular DNA and membrane from deleterious oxidative free radicals by lycopene: A Mechanistic study (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.223. 57.Anusha V, Binsy Thomas, Binusha Balan, Vineetha vidhyadharan, Seema Panicker. Isolation and characterization of lipase enzyme from Marine sample (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.225. 58.Jaisymol Varghese, Yuvrajsinh Jadeja, Patolia Mitesha, Samani Dharmesh, Chiranthan Rawal. Isolation of Protease, Amylase and Phytase Producing Bacterias From Rhizosphere Soil (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.226-227. 59.Karthika T A, Resmi M A, Jimna K V, Jiji K S, Aseer Manilal. In vitro antagonistic potentials of Excoecaria agallocha against the shrimp Vibrio pathogens (2012). Proceedings of the Third International Seminar on Sustainable Utilization of Tropical Plant Biomass through Biotechnology, Pp.228-229. 60.Ahuthan Nair G., Shaji P.K., Pratap Chandran R., Sooumya M., Lekshmi G.S., Surendran V., Anoop Y. (2016). Bioresources of Kuttanad Wetkands – A below sea level system within the Vembanad lake, a Ramsar site in Kerala, India. 3rd International Symposium of Benthological Society of Asia, held on 24-27 August, 2016 at the Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok, Russian Federation. Abst. pp. 87. 61.Enrika Joy Ajit, Dilna Dominic, Faseela Farook, Athira Promod, Bhagya M. S. Kumar, Blesy V.J., Rajesh B.R. and Pratap Chandran R. (2018). The oenology of mixed fruits of Musa acuminata and Ananas comosus. Proceedings of International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences” held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 172. 62.Neethu Franklin, Govind M. Suresh, Gowtham. G. Nair, Hitha K., Jennymol Joseph, Keerthana P., Rajesh B.R. and Pratap Chandran R.(2018).Production of wine from cantaloupe fruit using Saccharomyces cerevisae. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 170. 63.Sreelekshmi Mohan M. R, Sayoojya K. P, Souparnika A.P, Sowparnika K, Pournami T. S, (2018).Rajesh B. R. and Pratap Chandran R. Evaluation of physicochemical characteristics of coconut sprout wine. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences” held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 175. 64.Rajesh B.R and Sreelekshmy S.G. (2018). Phytochemical screening and GC – MS analysis of leaf extract of Terminalia catappa L. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and sustainable research in Environment and Life sciences held held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 171. 65.Sreelekshmy S.G. and Rajesh. B.R. (2018). Isolation of protease enzyme from visceral organs of some marine food fishes. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and sustainable research in Environment and Life sciences held held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 184. 66.Suhail Cholassery, Vidhu Krishna, Sreethu.V. S., Shabnam S R, Vandana.R., Rajesh B. R. and Pratap Chandran R.(2018). Physicochemical analysis and sensory evaluation of Carica papaya wine. Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 174. 67.Ancy Philip, Anjana Prakash, Archa S., Archana C.V., Arathy G. Nair, Arya B., Rajesh B.R., Pratap Chandran R. (2018). Evaluation of physicochemical and sensory properties of wine from Citrus maxima fruit. “Proceedings of the International Conference on Innovations and Sustainable Research in Environment and Life Sciences” held on 7 - 9 August, 2018 at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam, Abst. pp. 169. 68.Lekshmy R. Nair presented a paper titled "Biodiversity of Colocasia species in Kerala and it's genetic enhancement through tissue culture technique for its medicinal properties" at the 7 th International conference on Technology development on Agriculture, Energy and Environmental Engineering for Green World, organised by Vivekananda College  of Engineering for Women, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu held on 20- 21, February 2018. 69.Mini Gopinathan presented an article titled “Biodiversity of Banana species in Kerala and their genetic improvement through tissue culture technique” in the 7 th International conference on Technology development on Agriculture, Energy and Environmental engineering for Green World organized by Vivekananda College  of Engineering for Women, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu on 20 th and 21 st February 2018. 70.Rajesh B.R, V.P. Potty and Sreelekshmy S.G. Antimicrobial activity of different solvent extracts of leaf, stem bark and fruit of Terminalia catappa L”. presented in the National Conference on “Towards Rational use of Antibiotics; Problems, Prospects and Future Implications” held on 15 th and 16 th February, 2018 at Marthoma College, Thiruvalla. 71. Neethu V.S., Akhila U., Geethu S. Kumar, Ahsana Naval V.K., Lekshmi R. Nair and Pratap Chandran R. (2019). Production of cellulase enzyme by Aspergillus niger under solid state fermentation using food waste as substrate. National seminar on promotion of eco friendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. pp. 26. 72. Keerthana P and Rajesh B. R. (2019). Cellulase production from aquatic weed Salvinia molesta D. mitch under solid state fermentation. National seminar on promotion of eco friendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. pp. 14. 73. Deepak V., Akshara Ajayakumar., Arunima G. R., Saran Kumar S., Lekshmi R Nair.(2019). Production of Amylase, Cellulase and Protease by Aspergillus niger utilizing banana peel as a substrate under solid state fermentation. National Seminar on promotion of eco-friendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. pp.22 74. Gayathri Premkumar, Anila S Madhu, Parvathy Sivaram, Jisma K, Lekshmi R. Nair (2019). Eichhornia crassipes as substrate for amylase and cellulase production using Aspergillus niger. National seminar on promotion of eco-friendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. pp.24 75. Prathibha S S., Veena U Raj., Ajina A S., Mahima S., Lekshmi R Nair (2019). Production of Protease using Aspergillus niger from paper waste. National seminar on promotion of ecofriendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India, pp.21 76. Akhila Chandran S., Anandu Sreekumar, Athira P., Summaya T.K, Lekshmi R. Nair (2019). Production of Cellulase using Aspergillus niger utilizing the ground Mimosa pudica as a substrate. National seminar on promotion of eco-friendly and sustainable innovation held on 25 th July 2019 at College of Agriculture, Vellayani, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. pp.25 77. Bhagya M.S Kumar, Rajesh B.R and Lijin K Gopi. Morphological and DNA barcoding analysis for the identification of common freshwater prawn species from Thaneermukkom, Alappuzha in the International seminar on “Blue Growth initiative: Sustainable fishery development strategies and advanced technologies for Aquaculture” held at Fatima Mata National College, Kollam on 7-9 August, 2019.