Dr. Pratima   Gupta

Department Bio Technology
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D. in Microbiology
E-Mail pgupta.bt@nitrr.ac.in
Contact Number 9229557174
Areas of Interest

Bioprospects of microorganisms,  Molecular microbiology, Microbial enzymology, Microbial products and process technology mainly in Biofuel production, biopolymer development and in Bioremediation process.

Publications
  1. Gupta P., Parkhey P. Joshi K., and Mahilkar A. Design of a Microbial Fuel Cell and its transition to Microbial Electrolytic Cell for hydrogen production by electrohydrogenesis. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology (in press)
  2. Gupta P., Parkhey P., Joshi K., Mahilkar A., Kaur J., Meena L.N., Comparative Study of Microbial fuel cell for electricity generation by enriched exoelectron generating bacteria from environmental samples. Asian Journal of Biotechnology. 2012. 4(3); 137-142. DOI: 10.3923/ajbkr.2012.137.142.
  3. Gupta P., Samant, K., and Sahu, A., (2012) Isolation of cellulose degrading bacteria and determination of its cellulolytic potential.  International Journal of Microbiology, 2012. Article ID 578925, 2012. DOI:10.1155/2012/578925.
  4. Gupta P., Upadhyay LSB, Shrivastava, R. (2011) Lipase catalysed transesterification of vegetable oils by lipolytic bacteria.  Research journal of Microbiology, 2011 (6), 281-288, ISSN 1816-4935/DOI:3923/jm.2011.
  5. Gothalwal R. and Gupta P., (2010)  Pharma-active compounds of microbial origin and their diversity.  Industrial Exploitation of Microorganism, published by I.K. international publishing house. (BOOK)
  6. Chintalalpati, S., Prakash, J S S., Gupta P., Ohtani, S., Suzuki, I., Sakamoto, T., Murata, N. and Shivaji, S., (2006). A ∆ novel desaturase DesC2 from cyanobacteria acts on fatty acids esterified to the sn-2 position of glycerolipids. Biochemical Journal, 398, 207-214.
  7. Gupta P. Chaturvedi P., Pradhan S., Delille D. and Shivaji S. (2006), Marinomonas polaris sp. nov., a psychrohalotolerant strain isolated from coastal sea water off the subantarctic Kerguelen islands. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 56, 361–364
  8. Ramana, CV., Sasikala, C., Arunashri, K., Kumar, PA., Shrinivas, TNR., Shivaji, S., Gupta P., Suling, J. and Imhoff, JF., (2006). Rubrivivax benzoalyticum sp. nov., an aromatic hydrocarbon degrading purple beta proteobacterium, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 56, 2157-2164.
  9. Shivaji, S, Gupta P., Chaturvedi, P., Suresh K and Dellile, D. (2005).  Marinobacter maritimus sp.nov. a psychrotolerant strain isolated from coastal water off the subantarctic Kerguelen islands. International Journal of Systemic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 55, 1453-1456.

10.  Shivaji S., Reddy G S., Suresh K., Gupta P., Chintalapati S., Schumann P., Stackebrandt E & Matsumoto G I (2005). Psychrobacter vallis sp. nov. and Psychrobacter aquaticus sp.nov. from Antarctica. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 55, 757-62.

11.  Gupta, P.,  Reddy G S, Dellile D and Shivaji S., (2004)  Arthrobacter gangotriensis sp. Nov. and  Arthrobacter kerguelensis sp. Nov. From Antarctica International Journal of Systemic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 54, 2375-8.

 

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