National Projects

S.No. Project Title Funding Agency Duration Amount Sanctioned
(INR)
Status
1. Genetic Engineering of Tomato for Cold Tolerance by Expressing Carrot Antifreeze Protein (AFP) DARL- DRDO, India. 2006-2009 9,92,000 Completed
2. Enrichment of Vitamin E in Tomato through Metabolic Engineering BU-DRDO-CLS , Coimbatore, India 2007-2011 17,50,000 Completed
3. DNA Barcoding of Indian medicinal Plants (Apocyanaceae) UGC, India 2009-2012 9,92,000 Completed
4. Study of FAD7 cold tolerance gene by expressing in Tabacco TNSC-ST 2009-2010 10,000 Completed
5. Production of frost resistant transgenic tomato using LT16/RC12A gene from A. thaliana DRDO, India. 2009-20012 (Co-PI) Completed
6. Development of Vitamin E Biofortified Indica Rice DBT, India. 2012-2015 42,86,000 Completed
7. DNA Barcoding to study the Honey Biodiversity in Mizoram DBT, India NER-TWINING 2014-2017 35,91,000 Completed
8. Development of Plant Based Recombinant Vaccine for Staph Super Antigens DRDO-BU Centre for Life Sciences 2014-2017 22,00,000 Completed

Inter-National Projects

S.No. Project Title Funding Agency Duration Amount Sanctioned
(INR)
Status
1. Development of a Recombinant Vaccine in Transgenic Plants for Chikungunya Viral Infection in collaboration UKIERI-I 2015-2017 28,00,000 Completed
2. Purification of the Plant Based Chikungunya antigens and Evaluation of its Vaccine Potentialin collaboration UKIERI-II 2012-2014 39,00,000 Completed
3. Study of DcAOX Genes Functionality Associated with Cell Reprogramming under Abiotic Stresses DST, Indo-Portugal 2014-2017 5,50,000 Completed
4. In Vivo and In Vitro Studies of Plant Expressed Recombinant Antigens and Antibodies Against Chikungunya Virusin UGC-UKIERI 2015-2016 9,62,000 Completed
5. Cost effective production of engineered antibodies for early differential diagnosis of Dengue and Chikungunya infection UGC-UKIERI Joint Research Programme 2018-2020 30,00,000 On Going
6. Centre for Potential for Excellence in Particular Area (UGC-CPEPA) on Solar Energy for Development of Bio-Nano Hybrid Protein Sensitized Solar Cells UGC – CPEPA
Coordinator Biotechnology
2017-2020 3,50,00,000 On Going

Industrial Consultancy Project

S.No. Project Title Funding Agency Duration Amount Sanctioned
(INR)
Status
1. DNA Barcoding of 50 Medicinal Plants The Himalaya Drug Company, Karnataka 2015-2016 5,31,000 Completed
2. DNA Barcoding of Medicinal Plants Greenchem Herbal Extract and Formulations, Karnataka (Phase – I). 2015-2016 3,73,000 Completed
3. DNA Barcoding of 25 Medicinal Plants Arjuna Natural Extracts, Kerala. 2015-2016 1,26,000 Completed
4. DNA Barcoding of 25 Plants Indus Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra (Phase – I) 2016-2017 3,86,000 Completed
5. DNA Barcoding of Plants Indus Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra (Phase – II) 2016- 2017 3,86,000 Completed
6. DNA Barcoding of Plants Indus Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra (Phase – III) 2017-2018 4,73,000 Completed
7. DNA Barcoding of Medicinal Plants Laila Pharmaceuticals, Pune 2017-2018 1,88,000 Completed
8. DNA barcoding of Inter laboratory Consultative project phase I T. Stanes & Company Limited, Coimbatore 2017-2018 10,000 Completed
9. Allele mining for development of rice with slow and sustained energy release Texcity Biosciences, Tamil Nadu & DBT-BIRAC-BIPP 2016 - 2018 20,00,000 Completed
10. DNA barcoding of Inter Laboratory Consultative project phase -II T. Stanes & Company Limited 2018-2019 6000 On Going
11. DNA Barcoding of Medicinal Plants Green Chem Herbal Extract and Formulations, Karnataka (Phase-II) 2018-2019 3,98,000 On Going
12. DNA Barcoding of Plants Indus Biotech Pvt. Ltd., Maharashtra (Phase – IV) 2018-2019 7,91,000 On Going
13. DNA Barcoding of Medicinal Plants Arjuna Natural Extracts, Kerala (Phase – II) 2018-2019 4,43,000 On Going