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Sponsored Projects

Sponsored Projects

Sponsored Projects

The lab constantly received as well as receiving funds through sponsored projects in the areas of Schizophrenia (Human Genetics as well as stem cell models) and Tuberculosis detection.


Completed Projects


Mechanistic basis of abnormal neurogenesis due to HSAN1E-associated DNMT1 mutation and pharmacological intervention for phenotypic correction. (2017 – 2020)

Funding Agency: Department of Biotechnology (DBT)

Amount: 68.45 lakhs


Transgenic Embryonic stem cell models for studying the role of elevated levels of DNMT1, and DNMT3A in neuropsychiatric disorders. (2014 – 2018)

Funding Agency: Department of Biotechnology (DBT)

Amount: 24.10 lakhs


Characterization of a mouse embryonic stem cell model to study the effects of increased levels of DNA methyltransferase 1 (DNMT1) on abnormal neurogenesis. (2014 – 2018)

Funding Agency: Scientific and Engineering Research Board (SERB)

Amount: 40.38 lakhs


Automated detection of abnormal copy number variants in human diseases. (2015 – 2017)

Funding Agency: Biotech Ignition Grant (BIG) – CCAMP

Amount: 49.90 lakhs


Development of a cost-effective membrane and DNA chip-based detection of mutations with multiple drug-resistance tuberculosis. (2012 – 2015)

Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology – Technology Development and Transfer (TDT)

Amount: 69.16 lakhs


Development of personalized DNA markers in breast cancer patients for early diagnosis and prognosis using a non-invasive method. (2012 – 2014)

Funding Amount: 13.50 lakhs


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