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Faculty of Biology

Sharjah, Sharjah Emirate, United Arab Emirates
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May 18, 2020

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Nitin Wadhwa K.

*/**, ********* *******, **** govt hospital Ulhasnagar,

Mumbai, India: 421004

mobile no. +919*********, email: Academic Qualification:

- M.Sc. (Biotechnology) – University of

Mumbai, India, 2011, First class.

- B.Sc. (Biotechnology) – University of

Mumbai, India, 2009, First class.

Teaching experience:

Institute Year Duration Designation Course taught


2018 1.8



Subject: Botany and Zoology,

Olympiads: IJSO, KVPY, NSO,

Curriculum: IB, IGCSE, ICSE,


Pace IIT &

Medical Junior

science college

2017 1.3



Subject: Botany and Zoology,

Olympiads: IJSO, KVPY, NSO,

Curriculum: State & CBSE




2016 1 year


Subject: Botany and Zoology,

Olympiads: IJSO, KVPY, NSO,

Curriculum: ICSE & CBSE




1 year


Subject: Botany and Zoology,

Olympiads: IJSO, KVPY, NSO,

Curriculum: IB, IGCSE, ICSE,


Research Experience:

Institute Year Duration Designation Research Topic University of Jena



1 month

Summer school


Summer school on Molecular

medicine. (Micro fluidics, Sepsis,

Metastasis, Neurobiology )

Indian Institute of 2013 Junior Studies on macrophage responses Science, Bangalore To 2.7 years Research Fellow during sepsis using in vitro & in vivo

(IISc) 2015 model systems.


Advanced centre for DNA damage, Repair and Cancer. Treatment Research 2012 4 months Short - term trainee (Purification of circulating

& Education in chromatin).

Cancer (ACTREC)

ACTREC, Mumbai 2012 2 months

Project coordinator

(Leave substitute)

Manuscript editing, maintaining

experiment records and patent filing.

ACTREC, Mumbai


6 months



To investigate the role of β –

1, 6 branched N-oligosaccharide in

regulating association of Integrins

with Tetraspanin enriched micro


Industrial experience:

Technical Expertise:

Basic microbiological work (expert)

Basic animal tissue culture work (expert)

Animal handling (expert)

Protein Biochemistry (expert)

Molecular Biology (expert)

Microscopy (beginner)

Manuscript editing and formatting

Managing lab orders and settling bills for same. Achievements:

Participated in Summer school of Molecular medicine at Jena University Hospital, (Jena, Germany), supported by DAAD fellowship (German academic exchange service) – 2015.

Qualified PhD entrance test (PET), Mumbai University, April 2012.

Selected for oral presentation for research proposal on “Yocto-nanotechnology” in Young innovative award in Biology, at CRI-ACTREC

Won second prize in presentation competition at Smt. CHM College for the topic “Genetic Engineering”.

Won best actor award in Social Awareness event (District level) organized by NSS (National Service Scheme).

Conference & Workshop:

Attended the 1st Global Cancer Genomics Consortium TMC Symposium – Interface between Genomics and Cancer Medicine.

Attended National conference on Biotechnology organized by Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil University, Navi Mumbai.

Visits to Institute/Industries during my academic yearsinclude:

SAIF lab at IIT Bombay Campus.

International Crop Research Institute for Semi Arid tropic plants, Hyderabad.

National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad

Forensic lab, Santacruz, Mumbai.

Super Religare




4 months



Diagnosing patient’s blood/serum/plasma

sample for HBV, HIV, HLAB27, Blood cancer,

TB using PCR/qPCR/Nested PCR.

Reliance Life

Science Pvt Ltd.


6 months



Down Stream processing of Sterile Injectibles

– Albumin

Extra-curricular activities:

Part of organizing committee for 2nd Global Cancer Genomics Consortium TMC Symposium --

– Interface between Genomics and Cancer Medicine

Active member of Science Association in Smt. CHM College, Ulhasnagar for the academic year 2008, under which we organized intercollegiate skit competitions, intercollegiate quiz and project competitions.

Practice Martial Arts

Acted as NSS cadet for two consecutive years.

Participated in various other intercollegiate activities like Power point presentation, Quiz competition, Poster presentation.


Differential susceptibility and maturation of thymocyte subsets during Salmonella Typhimurium infection: insights on the roles of glucocorticoids and Interferon-gamma Majumdar S, Deobagkar-Lele M, Adiga V, Raghavan A, Wadhwa N, Ahmed SM, Rananaware SR, Chakraborty S, Joy O, Nandi D. Sci Rep. 2017 Jan 16, PMID: 28091621

Molecular profiling of sepsis in mice using Fourier Transform Infrared Microspectroscopy. Gautam R, Deobagkar-Lele M, Majumdar S, Chandrasekar B, Victor E, Ahmed SM, Wadhwa N, Verma T, Kumar S, Sundaresan NR, Umapathy S, Nandi D.

J Biophotonics. 2015 Mar, PMID: 25808727

Interferon-gamma and nitric oxide synthase 2 mediate the aggregation of resident adherent peritoneal exudate cells: implications for the host response to pathogens. Chandrasekar BS, Yadav S, Victor ES, Majumdar S, Deobagkar-Lele M, Wadhwa N, Podder S, Das M, Nandi D.

PLoS One. 2015 Jun, PMID: 26029930

Importance of amino acid Gln-119 and Tyr-376, in the S1 pocket of Escherichia coli Peptidase N in determining substrate specificity.

Das M, Bhosale M, Wadhwa N, Ahmed SM, Bhaskarla C, Kumar A, Srinivasan N and Nandi D

Protein & Peptide Letters, 2016 Mar, PMID: 26927617

Identification and characterization of the roles of nitric oxide inducible basic helix-loop-helix factors, Bhlhb2 and Bhlhb3, during Interferon-gamma mediated apoptosis. (manuscript under revision) Free Radic. Biol. Med. (FRBM-D-14-01067).

Chandrasekar B, Wadhwa N, Victor E, Das M, Yadav S, Nandi D. Reference:

Prof. (Dr.) Indraneel Mittra

MBBS, FRCS (England), PhD (London), FASc, FNA

Dr. Ernest Borges Chair in Translational Research

Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgical Oncology Tata Memorial Center & ACTREC

Kharghar, Navi Mumbai - 410210

Dr. Dipankar Nandi, Ph.D


Department of Biochemistry

Biological science building

Indian Institute of Science

Bangalore - 560012

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