INST Faculty Directory

Dr. Manish Singh

Scientist B
Current Position :

Currently working as a ‘Scientist B’ in Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali (An Autonomous Institution of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India).

Educational Qualification :

Doctor of Philosophy From Neurobiology Lab., Department of Zoology, University of  Allahabad in 2013.

Master of Science From University of Allahabad in 2005.

Bachelor of Science From University of Allahabad in 2003.

Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights from IGNOU in 2013.

Position held :

♦ Worked in Neurobiology Lab., Department of Zoology, University of Allahabad, from 2005 to 2007, as Research Scholar

♦ Worked   in   Electron   Microscopy Unit,   CSIR-Central   Drug  Research   Institute,  Lucknow  from 2008 to 2012, as Technical Assistant (Confocal Microscopy)

♦ Worked   in   Division of Science & Technology Management, CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow as Technical Assistant from 2012 to 2014 (Mar)

Research Interest :

♦ Cellular  and  Molecular  Neuroscience,  In  utero Exposures and CNS Development, Neuro-Behavioral Analysis, Nanoneurotoxicology,  Developmental Nanotoxicology, Nano Environmental Health and Safety and Bioimaging Tools (Confocal and Electron Microscopy),  

Recent Publications :

♦ Raghvendra M. Srivastava, Manish Singh, Saurabh Srivastava, Virendra Kumar Bajpai, and Jimut Kanti Ghosh. Consequences of Alteration in Leucine Zipper Sequence of Melittin in Its Neutralization of Lipopolysaccharide-induced Proinflammatory Response in Macrophage Cells and Interaction with Lipopolysaccharide. J. Biol. Chem. 2012 Jan 13; 287(3):1980-95.

♦ Brijesh Kumar Pandey, Saurabh Srivastava, Manish Singh and Jimut Kanti Ghosh. Inducing toxicity by introducing a leucine-zipper-like motif in frog antimicrobial peptide, magainin 2. Biochem. J. (2011) 436, 609–620.

♦ Sachin Kumar, Anupam Jyoti, Ravi Shankar Keshari, Manish Singh, Manoj Kumar Barthwal, Madhu Dikshit. Functional and Molecular Characterization of NOS Isoforms in Rat Neutrophil Precursor Cells. Cytometry A. 2010 May; 77(5):467-77.

♦ Satish  Babu,  Rohit  Anthony  Sinha,  Vishwa  Mohan,  Geeta  Rao,  Amit  Pal,  Amrita  Pathak, Manish  Singh,   Madan  M.  Godbole.  Effect  of  hypothyroxinemia  on  thyroid  hormone responsiveness and action during rat postnatal neocortical development. Exp. Neurol. 2011 Mar; 228(1):91-98.

♦ Manish Singh and K.P. Singh. In-utero exposure of Venlafaxine: Impact on maternal, fetal, postnatal growth and  possible birth defects in rat offspring. Natl. Acad. Sci. Let. 2013, 36 (1), 35-40.

♦ Manish Singh, K.P. Singh, Shubha Shukla and Madhu Dikshit. Assessment of in-utero Venlafaxine    induced, ROS-mediated, apoptotic neurodegeneration in fetal neocortex.  (Communicated).


CONTACT INFORMATION :

Tel: 0172 - 2210075
Email Id : manish(at)inst(dot)ac(dot)in

Office Address :

Institute of Nano Science & Technology
Habitat Centre, Sector - 64, Phase X, Mohali