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First National Conferrence RTCMBR 2017

First National Conference on ‘Recent Trends in Cell & Molecular Biology’, organized by the Department of Life Sciences, Shiv Nadar University from 27th - 28th October,2017.


Event Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 09:00Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 18:15

The aim of the conference was to bring together expertise from diverse research areas of Life Sciences and particulary from cell and molecular biology to foster invaluable exchange of knowledge and experience. This conference provided the perfect forum for both faculty members and participants to interact and engage not only in scientific discussions but get a chance to build camaraderie with all who attend the meeting and possibly discuss future collaborations.

This conferrence had 27 invited talks and poster session of more than 40 posters from across the country. Keynote speakers of the day1 was Dr. Jyotsna Dhawan (CCMB,Hyderabad) and for day2 was Prof. GPS Raghava (IIIT, Delhi). The other outside invited speakers were Arnab Mukhopadhyay (NII, New Delhi), Aswin Sai Narain (NCBS,Bangalore), Colin Jamora  (inStem, Bangalore), Dasaradhi Palakodeti (inStem, Bangalore), Dinesh Gupta (ICGEB, New Delhi), GPS Raghav (IIIT New Delhi), Heena Khatter (EMBL, Germany), Jyotsna Dhawan (CCMB, Hyderabad), Kausik Chakraborty  (IGIB, New Delhi), Lipi Thukral (IGIB, New Delhi), Meenakshi Munshi (DBT, New Delhi), Manish Sharma (DIPAS, New Delhi), Srikala Raghavan  (inStem, Bangalore), Shravanti Deshpande (inStem, Bangalore), Swasti Raychaudhury  (CCMB, Hyderabad), Tina Mukherjee (inStem, Bangalore), Vinod Scaria (IGIB, New  Delhi), Vineeta Raghavan (NCBS,Bangalore) and few more. They shared thheir research findings with scientific audience and students. All the talks in the conference were categorised into five themes :  REGENERATIVE DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY & MODEL SYSTEMS, GENOMICS, BIOINFORMATICS AND STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY,  STRESS BIOLOGY AND CELLULAR METABOLISM, EPIGENETICS AND CELLULAR DYSFUNCTIONS, OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR RESEARCH FUNDING.

The Organizing Committee of RTCMBR 2017 include following faculty members:

Dr. Ashish Gupta, Dr. Jayadev MSK, Dr Koyeli Mapa and Dr. Ashutosh Singh.





Friday 27, Oct 2017 - Saturday 28, Oct 2017
09:00 AM - 06:15 PM
C021 Seminar Room