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Dr. Namita Nayyar

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Assistant Professor Department of Zoology namitanayyar@svc.ac.in

Educational Qualifications

  • Ph.D.

Areas of Specialization

  • Molecular Biology, Biotechnology

Administrative roles/ responsibilities

    •	Member of the College Alumni Committee, 
    •	Member of the Department Museum Committee, 
    •	Member of the Department AQAR Committee, 
    •	Member of the Zoology Society Evolvere. 
    •	Co-convenor, International Workshop on Air Pollution and Public Health: Challenges and Interventions jointly organized by Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi and the Centre for Science & Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre), 5 -7 February 2020. 

Courses Taught

  • B. Sc (H) Zoology, B. Sc (H) Biological Sciences, B. Sc. Life Sciences
    1.	Verma H, Bajaj A, Kumar R, Kaur J, Anand S, Nayyar N, Puri A, Singh Y, Khurana JP, Lal R. 2017. Genome Organization of Sphingobium indicum B90A: An Archetypal Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) Degrading Genotype. Genome Biol Evol.  9(9):2191-2197.
    2.	Mahato NK, Gupta V, Singh P, Kumari R, Verma H, Tripathi C, Rani P, Sharma A, Singhvi N, Sood U, Hira P, Kohli P, Nayyar N, Puri A, Bajaj A, Kumar R, Negi V, Talwar C, Khurana H, Nagar S, Sharma M, Mishra H, Singh AK, Dhingra G, Negi RK, Shakarad M, Singh Y, Lal R. 2017. Microbial taxonomy in the era of OMICS: application of DNA sequences, computational tools and techniques. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 110(10):1357-1371.
    3.	Kumar R, Verma H, Singhvi N, Sood U, Gupta V, Singh M, Kumari R, Hira P, Nagar S, Talwar C, Nayyar N, Anand S, Rawat C, Verma M, Negi R, Singh Y, and Lal R. 2020. Comparative Genomic Analysis of Rapidly Evolving SARS-CoV-2 Viruses Reveal Mosaic Pattern of Phylogeographical Distribution. mSystems. Jul 2020, 5 (4) e00505-20; DOI: 10.1128/mSystems.00505-20
    4.	Heeb NV, Hubeli J, Fleischmann T, Lienemann P, Nayyar N, Lal R, Kohler H-PE. 2021. Transformation of ε-HBCD with the Sphingobium indicum enzymes LinA1, LinA2 and LinATM, a triple mutant of LinA2, Chemosphere, Volume 267, 2021, 129217, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.129217.
  • Award