The Life Sciences department at Shiv Nadar University was established in 2012 and is currently spread out in academic blocks (A and B) and Research block building. In a very short span of time Department of Life Sciences achieved many prestigious milestones. Department has maximum number of extramural research grants (more than 25) in the University, has extremely good publications in reputed journals. The labs are equipped with avant-grade instruments and can be compared with any research lab globally.
The department currently consists of 11 regular faculty members, 1 Visiting Professor and 2 inspire fellows. The research expertise includes the field of molecular & cell biology, virology, parasitology, microbiology, neurobiology, plant biology, protein and... read more
Hepatitis E Virus (HEV) is an important cause of acute hepatitis in adults in developing countries. In the Indian subcontinent, the virulent genotype-1 strain was isolated... read more
Of various Hepatitis C virus (HCV) strains, genotype 3 (gt3) is the common prevalent in India. For prevention and control of Gt3 HCV infection, it is important to expand... read more
Dr. Ashish Gupta, Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences has been awarded the INSA Medal for Young Scientist (2015) by the Indian National... read more