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Medical Assistant

Location:
Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India
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As per MCI Rules
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November 03, 2019

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Al Muraqqabat, Deira 1966 Bachelor’s Degree, J & K University

Dubai, UAE - 124194 Chemistry, Botany and Zoology

+971-**-***-**** 1969 Master’s Degree, Jammu University

adaqur@r.postjobfree.com Chemistry, Biochemistry

Languages 1973 PhD, Jammu University

Hindi : Native Natural Products Chemistry

English: Fluent

Teaching /Research/Administrative Experience

2012-Till date Associate Professor Biochemistry

CMC Medical College, Pathankot [India]

2007-12 Assistant Professor Biochemistry

ASSCOMS and H Medical College, Jammu [India]

2006-07 Scientist – G [Director-Grade Scientist]

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

2005 Institute of Environmental Research (INFU) Otto-Hahn Straβe 6 44221

Dortmund Germany

1999-06 Scientist – F [Deputy Director]

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

2003 Visiting Scientist

University of Manchester UK

Department of Chemistry Manchester UK

2003 University of Dortmund, Dortmund Germany

2002 Visiting Scientist (CSIR- DLR Fellowship)

1993-99 Scientist – E-II [Senior Assistant Director]

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

1999 Guest Scientist

University of Kassel Nordbathnhofstr, 1a D37213 Witzenhausen,

Germany

Department of Ecological Chemistry and Eco-toxicology

1993-98 Scientist – E-I [Assistant Director]

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

1982-88 Scientist – C

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

1985 -87 Research Associate ship (NSF Fellowship)

University of Minnesota Minneapolis. USA

Kaufert .Lab of Forest Products Dept. College of Forestry ST Paul. MN.USA

1977-82 Scientist – B

Research and Development

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

1973 Post-Doctoral Fellowship

West Virginia University Morgan Town, USA

Department of Chemistry

1972-77 Lecturer in Chemistry

Professorship

G.G.M Science College, Jammu

Highlights of the Career

Visited Institute of Environmental Research (INFU) OTTO Hahn Straβe 6 44221 Dortmund University Dortmund as Visiting Professor/Scientist thrice in2002 2003 and 2005 under Indo-German (CSIR/DLR) Collaborative programme with Prof Dr. M.Spiteller.

Worked as post-doctoral fellow in Department of Natural Products of Chemistry University of West Virginia Morgantown (1973) with Prof G.Fodor.

Visited Department of Ecological chemistry and Eco-toxicology(1999) University of Kassel Nordbathnhostr,1a D37213 Witzenhausen Germany with Prod M Spiteller

Worked as research Associate (1985-87) at Kaufert Laboratory of Forest Products College of Forestry University of Minnesota, Minneapolis /St Paul MN, USA, when worked chemistry of lignin and biotransformation and synthesis of lignin model compounds with Prof Simo Sarkanen.

Research interests are identity, quality and stability of drug and drugs-development by chemical and biochemical transformation of molecules for cancer screening, identification and mode of action of anticancer compounds like taxol, camptothecin, combretastins and podophyllotoxins. Dealing with the preparation, characterization, development and evaluation of bioactive molecules with in-depth knowledge of fundamental chemistry.

Has developed and transferred numbers processes to various chemical and pharmaceutical industries and has completed numbers of R&D projects sponsored by industries and government funding agencies such as DBT, DST, DRDO and ISM&H since 1977.

Headed two Indo-German projects on Chemistry and Biology Interface “Bioprospecting of Endophytic Microorganism for Anticancer Molecules” and three collaborative projects with DRDO (INMAS) for the development of Radio protective Molecules and Potential of Cold Desert Medicinal plants in Am chi Medicine with Field Research Laboratory LEH under Solider at High Altitude Program.

Traveled, worked and visited numbers of International Research institute and Universities in USA UK Germany, France, Holland, Brussels, Sweden and other European countries, UAE, Dubai, Ethiopia and West Africa for collaborative R&D project.

Presently teaching Biochemistry as Associate Professor to Medical students in Chintpurini Medical College & Hospital Pathankot since September 2012 till date and taught 5 years in Biochemistry at ASCOM&H (Batra Medical College Jammu) November to March 2012 and as visiting Prof in Department of BIOCHEMISTRY Jammu University, Jammu since August 2007. Superannuated as CSIR Director-grade- Scientist-G in July 2007 after serving CSIR for 30 years (1977-2007) at Indian Institute Integrative Medicines (IIIM) Jammu.

Details of published work (Please see Annexure)

More than 150 research papers has been published in journals of national and International repute brought out by American chemical Society, Springer Elsevier in Germany, Japan and UK as author, co-author and Co-inventor of 30 patents world over. Contributed 10 scientific reviews and chapters in books published and edited by International and National publishing Houses.

Number of National and international sponsored Collaborative R&D projects with Industrial houses and research organizations like DBT, DST, DRDO, ISM&H and DLR/BMF&B Germany have been carried out when more than 15 technical reports were transferred to Industrial houses for transfer of technology and scientific know-how.

Attended more than 70 National and International conference/symposia/seminars in USA, Germany UK and Sweden and chaired sessions.

Also, visited national institutes of chemical educational in Holland Belgium France Ethiopia and Ghana (S.A)

Details of Fellowship and membership of learned societies:

CSIR Fellowship

National Science Foundation Fellowship USA

DLR/CSIR Visiting Fellowship Germany (Thrice)

Association of Clinical Biochemist of India (Life Member)

Association of Microbiology of India (Life Member)

Life Member of Indian Chemical Society.

Life Member of Indian Council of Chemists

Number of candidates awarded research degrees under your guidance.

M.Pharm. /M.Sc.: 30 PhD: 15

Annexure I

Ten International Research Publications

Cytotoxic and radio protective effects of Podophyllum hexandrum, Sandeep Kumar Shukla, Pankaj Chaudhary, Idracanti Prem Kumar, Farhat Afrin, Satish Chander Puri, Ghulam Nabi Qazi, Rakesh Kumar Sharma*, Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology (ETAP) Elsevier USA Vol. 22 (1) 113-120 (2006)

Cytotoxic and radio protective effects of Podophyllum hexandrum, Sandeep Kumar Shukla, Pankaj Chaudhary, Idranti Prem Kumar, Farhat Afrin, Satish Chander Puri, Ghulam Nabi Qazi, Rakesh Kumar Sharma*, Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology (ETAP) Elsevier USA Vol. 22 (1) 113-120 (2006)

The endophytic fungus Trametes hirsute as a novel alternative source of Podophyllotoxin and related aryl tetralin lignans. Satish Chander Puri*, Asiya Nazir, Raman Chawla, Rajesh Arora, Riyaz-ul-Hasan, Touseef Amna. Bilal Ahmad, Vijeshwar Verma, Shikha Singh, Ravinder Kumar Sagar, Ashok Kumar Sharma, Raj Kumar, Rakesh Kumar, Ghulam Nabi Qazi. Journal of Biotechnology.(Elsevier USA) 122 494-510 (2006)

Phytochemical analysis and genetic characterization of six Hypericum species from Serbia. Andrija Smelcerovic, Vijeshwar Verma, Michael Spiteller*, Sayed Mudasir Ahmed, Satish Chander Puri, Ghulam Nabi Qazi. Phytochemistry UK Vol. 67; 171-177 (2006).

Bioreactor studies on the Endophytic fungus Entrophospora infrequens for the production of an anticancer alkaloid Camptothecin. Touseef Amna, Satish C. Puri*, V. Verma, Jai. P. Sharma, Rajinder K. Khajuria, Javed Musarrat, Michael Spiteller and G.N.Qazi. Canadian Journal of Microbiology, Canada Vol. 52; 1-8 (2006).

Protection of the Hemopoietic System by Podophyllum hexandrum against Gamma Radiation-Induced Damage Ravinder Kumar Sagar, Raman Chawla, Rajesh Arora*, Satish Chander Puri, Pankaj Singh, Raj Kumar, Ashok Kumar Sharma, Jagdish Prasad, Vinay Gupta, Bilal Ahmad, Kanaya Lal Dhar, Manju Lata Gupta, Ghulam Nabi Qazi. Planta. Med. USA 71, pp. 1-7 (2006).

Synthesis and biological evaluation of chalcones and their derived pyrazoles as potential cytotoxic agents. B.A. Bhat, K.L Dhar*, S.C. Puri, A.K. Saxena, M. Shanmugavel and G.N. Qazi. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry letters Japan 15, pp. 3177-3180 (2005).

Synthesis of 3, 5-Diphenyl-1H-pyrazoles. B. A. Bhat, S.C. Puri, M.A. Qurishi, K.L. Dhar*, G.N. Qazi. Synthetic Communication, USA 35, pp. 1135-1142 (2005).

Isolation, characterization and biological evaluation of Datura lactones as potential immunomodulators. B.A. Bhat, K.L Dhar*, S.C. Puri, M.A. Qurishi, A. Khajuria, Amit Gupta and G.N. Qazi. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry. Japan Vol 13; 6672-6677 (2005).

An Endophytic Fungus from Nothaposytes foetida that Produces Camptothecin. Satish Chander Puri*, Vijeshwar Verma, touseef Amna, Ghulam Nabi Qazi and Michael Spiteller. J. Nat. Prod., USA 68 (12), 1717 -1719, (2005).

Annexure II

Selected Papers published (during last 5 years, backward)

2012-13

Effect of precursors feeding and media manipulation on production of novel Anticancer pro-drug camptothecin from endophytic fungus

Touseef Amna1, 2*, Musarat Amina2, P.R. Sharma1, S.C. Puri1, Hanan M. Al-Youssef2, Areej M. Al-Taweel2, G. N. Qazi1

Brazilian Journal of Microbiology (2012): 1476-1489

2010-11

Attenuation of campothecin production and negative relation between hyphal biomass and camptothecin content in endophytic fungal strains isolated from Nothapodytes nimmonia Gram (Icacinaceae) P.S.Gurupati T Amna K.N.Ganeshaiah, R Uma Shankar, S.C. Puri and G.N Qazi Current Science Vol 98 No 8 1010 (2010).

Pro-Antioxidant Activities of fraction of a novel Camptothecin producing endophyte ( Entrophosphora Infrequens.) R Arora, R Chawla, A.S. Haskar, M.Adhkari, J Sharma, S Jaiswal, S.Gupta, T Amna, S.C.Puri, R.Kumar, A.K,Sharma, R.K.Sharma and R.P.Tripathi Trakia Journal of Sciences Bulgaria Vol 8 No2 1-15 (2010)

2009-2010

Radiomodulatory and free –Radical scavenging activity of the fractionated aqueous alcoholic extract of adaptogenic nutraceutical (Rhodiola imbricate) A comparative In Vitro with Ascorbate R Arora Shikha Singh R.K Sagar R Chawla S.C.Puri .S Surinder. B.Krishana, M.S.Siddqui, M.Adhkari A.K.Sharma R.P.Tripathi G.N, Qazi and R.K.Sharma. Journal of Dietary Supplements (UK) 4.2 147-163 (2009)

Immunomodulatory activity of an extract of the novel fungal endophytic fungus Entrophospora infrequens isolated from Nothapodytes foetida (Wight) Sleumer

S.C.Puri*, T.Amna, A.Khajuria, A.Gupta, Rajesh Arora, M.Spiteller and G.N.Qazi, Acta Microbiol Immunology Hungary Vol 54 (2) 237050

2007

Cytoprotective effect of Podophyllum headroom against gamma radiation is mediated via hemopoietic system stimulation and up-regulation of Heme-oxygenase-1 (HO-1) and the pro-survival multidomain protein Bcl-2. Arora Rajesh*, Sagar R, Singh S, Kumar R, Sharma AK, Prasad J, Singh S, Gupta M, Sharma RK, Puri SC, Krishna B, Siddiqui MS, Lahiri SS, Tripathi RP, Qazi GN, Integrative Cancer therapy USA 5(1) 54-65 March (2007).

Whole body protection against lethal ionizing radiation in mice by REC 2006: M.Lata*, J.Prasad, R .Arora, R. Chawla, S.Tyagi, N.L.Soni, S.C.Puri G.N.Qazi Phytomedicine (Germany) 16(1) 47-55 Jan 2009

Protective efficacy of semi purified fraction of high altitude Podophyllum hexandrum rhizome in lethal irritated Swiss Albino mice. S J S Flora*, A. Sharma, M L Gupta, S Tyagi, P K Aggarwal, P Choudhary, S C Puri, M Devi, A K Haksar, G N Qazi, Cell. Mol. Biol (USA) 54(5) 29-41 2007.

Prospecting for Camptothecines from Nothapodytes nimmoniana in the Western Ghats, South India: Identification of High-Yielding Sources of Camptothecin and New Families of Camptothecines B.T. Ramesha, T. Amna, G. Ravikanth, Rajesh P. Gunaga, R. Vasudeva, K.N. Ganeshaiah, R. Uma Shankar, R.K. Khajuria, S.C. Puri*, G.N.Qazi : Journal of Chromatogr Sci (USA) vol 46 (4) 362-68 Feb 2008

Cytoprotective effect of Podophyllum hexandrum against gamma radiation is mediated via hemopoietic system stimulation and up-regulation of Heme-oxygenase-1 (HO-1) and the pro-survival multidomain protein Bcl-2. Arora Rajesh*, Sagar R, Singh S, Kumar R, Sharma AK, Prasad J, Singh S, Gupta M, Sharma RK, Puri SC, Krishna B, Siddiqui MS, Lahiri SS, Tripathi RP, Qazi GN, Integrative Cancer therapy USA 5(1) 54-65 March (2007).

Annexure III

Recent Reviews Published as Book Chapters as Co-authors

Himalayan Mayapple: Traditional Uses, Clinical indication and Future Prospects Rajesh Arora Shikha Singh S.C.Puri and R.K.Sharma 71 Botanical Medicines in Clinical Practice Edited by Ronalds R. Watson and & Victor R.Preedy @CAB International Publishing Wallinford.Oxon (UK) pp71-84 (2008b).

Strengthening the Armamentarium of Indian Defense Forces for Radiological /Nuclear Defense preparedness; Potential of Radiation Counter measure agents of Natural Origin Rajesh Aurora, A.S Dhakar, M Adhikari, J Sharma, R.Kumar, A Sharma, D Gupta, J Prasad, S Singh, A.K. Sinha, S.C PURI, G.N. Qazi, P.S Ahuja and RP Tripathi in book in 2010 “In service of the solider Life Sciences Perspectives” Edited by Manas K Manadal K Ramachandran and A Gupta by MacMillan advanced Research series

Natural Bio-resources of North Himalayan region as source of Promising Radiation counter measure agents Lessons from Podophyluum hexandrum Rajesh Arora, A.S Dhakar, M Adhikari, J Sharma, R.Kumar, A Sharma, D Gupta, J Prasad, S Singh, A.K. Sinha, S.C PURI, G.N. Qazi, P.S Ahuja and RP Tripathi Chapter 5 P1-25 in Compendium and Bioactive Natural Products Potential & Challenges Edited by V.K Gupta and S Kaul (2008).

Biotransformation of Lignans and Neo-lignans In Herbal Drugs ; In ;Herbal Drugs-A Twenty First Century Perspective S.C.Puri, Arora R, R. K .Sharma and G.N Qazi Editors Sharma and Arora R. Jaypee brothers Publishers PVT Ltd Delhi India 108 -116 (2006).

Radioprotection by Himalayan High Altitude Region Plants. “In Herbal Drugs -A Twenty First Century Perspective” R Arora, R Chawla, R Singh, Shikha Singh, Sagar R.K. Kumar Raj. A K.Sharma, S Singh, J Prasad, S.C Puri, R K Sharma. G.N Qazi and RP Tripathi 301-325 Editors Sharma R.K.and Arora R. Jaypee Brothers Publishers PVT Ltd Delhi India 108 -116 (2006C).

Annexure-IV (During last 5 years)

National/International Conference and Symposium

2011

Anticancer activity of novel fungal endophyte Entrorphosphora infrequens isolated from Nothapodytes foetida.

S.C.Puri R.Arora and T.Amna. Anticancer Drugs 2011 October 26-27 2011, EPA Conference Stockholm Sweden.

Thyroids Dysfunction correlated with Metabolic Cardiovascular disorders,

Anjali Tikoo, O.N.Pandita and S.C.Puri, 38th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON 2011) 59 December 4-6 2011 Gwalior.

Pro-Antioxidant activity of Novel Camptothecin producing endophyte Entrorphosphora infrequens

S.C.Puri T Amna and R Arora 38th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON 2011) 63 December 4-6 2011 Gwalior.

Cytotoxic and radioprotective effects of Aryltetralin Lignans,

S.C.Puri R.Arora and Rakesh Kumar Sharma 38th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON 2011) 73 December 4-6 2011 Gwalior.

2010

Protective Efficacy of Serum Ascorbic acid Level in Acute Myocardial Infarction,

Navdeep Kaur and S.C.Puri 37th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON 2010) 147 December11-15 2010 Mumbai.

Population based Cohort Study; Cardio-metabolic risk predictive value of serum lipoprotein- B/LDL Cholesterol,

Anjali Tikoo,Navdeep Kaur and S.C.Puri 37th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON- 2010) December11-15 2010 Mumbai Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India O29 (ACBICON 2010) December11-15, 2010 Mumbai

Immunomodulatory Activity of Novel Fungal endophyte; Entrorphosphora infrequens

S.C.Puri, 37th Annual Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON 2010) 146 December11-15, 2010 Mumbai

Role of Antioxidant and DNA Protective Activity of a Promising Fraction of Podophyllum hexandrum (REC-2006) in Providing Protection against g-radiation.

Rajesh Arora, S Singh, RK Sagar, R Kumar, A Sharma, SC Puri, RP Tripathi and, GN Qazi International Conference on Climate Change and Developing Countries(CDDC)2010 February 19-22, 2010), Centre for Environment Education and Technology(CEET) Kottayam Kerala, India The School of Environmental Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India and The Centre for Rural Management, Kottayam, Kerala, India

2009

Ionizing radiation –induced free radicals mediated oxidative stress can be effectively mitigated by Podophyllum hexandrum .

R Arora,R.Chawla R.K.Sharma S.C.Puri .G.N.Qazi and R.P.Tripathi, International Conference on Advances in Free radical research and 8th Annual Meeting of the free radical Research India Department of Biochemistry, Chhatrapati Sahuji Maharaja Medical University (Formerly Kin George Medical University Luck now India and Era’s Luck now Medical College INDIA, 118 March 19-23 2009.

Natural Products Antioxidants and Radioprotection,

R Arora,R.Chawla R.K.Sharma S.C.Puri .G.N.Qazi and R.P.Tripathi, International Conference on Advances in Free radical research and 8th Annual Meeting of the free radical Research India Department of Biochemistry, Chhatrapati Sahuji Maharaj Medical University Luck now (2009) 143-*-**-****

2008

1-H and 13-C NMR studies on a novel quercetin derivative with radioprotecitve properties isolated from Podophyllum hexandrum Royle

R Arora, S.C.Puri R.Chawla R.K.Sharma .G.N.Qazi and R.P.Tripathi,NMR Conference at Institute of Nucelar Medicine and allied Sciences Delhi January (2008)

Fractionation,isolatin and chemical characterization of 3-O-β- galactopyranoside of quercetin from Podophyllum hexandrum Role and evaluation of its biological properties

R Arora, R.Chawla S.C.Puri R.K.Sharma .G.N.Qazi and R.P.Tripathi,Indian Journal Radiation Research 5(3-4) 108-109(2008).

2007

"Bioprospecting;-Search for Chemotherapeutic Lead structures from Nature"

Ekta Sharma S. Johri Billal. A. Kripak, K.L.Dhar, S.C.Puri and G.N.Qazi, International Symposium on Genomic Instability and Cancer Page128 July 22-26 2007 Cancer Symposium Kashmir University Srinagar

"On Line structural characterization of Radio protective Formulation using HPLC-LC-NMR and MS techniques”.

S.C.Puri, Basant Purinima Wakhloo Billal A Kripak and Ekta Sharma Page 117 International Symposium on Genomic Instability and Cancer Page128 July 22-26 2007 Cancer Symposium Kashmir University Srinagar

"Prospecting for camptothecins from Nothapodytes nimmonia in the Western Ghats South;-Identification of high yielding sources of Anticancer Compounds and new metabolites of camptothecins",

B.T.Ramesha,T Amna G Ravi Kanth Rajesh.P.Gunga R. Vasudeva K.N.Ganeshaiah R.Uma Shankar R.K.Khaujria S.C.Puri and G.N.Qazi Page101 International Symposium on Genomic Instability and Cancer Page128 July 22-26 2007 Cancer Symposium Kashmir University Srinagar



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