Soumyadeep Mukherjee | Department of Life Sciences


Soumyadeep Mukherjee, Shiv Nadar University
PhD Research Fellow
Department of Life Sciences
School of Natural Sciences (SNS)
Research/Teaching Assistant
Block-R, Shiv Nadar University
Gautam Buddha Nagar Uttar Pradesh
Profile Summary 

An Entry Level Molecular Geneticist and a Skeptic with an aspiration for Scientific Writing and Journalism

Educational Qualifications 
Master of Science (MSc) in Molecular Genetics
Central University of Punjab, Bathinda
Bachelor of Science (BSc Honours) in Biochemistry
Shivaji College, University of Delhi
Work Experience 
Young Professional - II/Senior Research Fellow,
ICAR-National Institute for Plant Biotechnology,
New Delhi
Teaching & Research Interests: 
  1. Molecular Genetics of Human Cognition and Behavior
  2. Applications and Development of the Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR) Technology
  3. Neuroimmunology
  4. Cellular Crosstalk in the Human Nervous System and Connectomics
Conferences (Select): 
  1. Presented a Poster on "In silico valuation of the Post Translational Modification Concert to Understand the Microglial Plasticity in Human Neurological Disorder Conditions" in the live Keystone Symposia meeting eSymposia | Proteomics in Cell Biology and Disease from September 21-23, 2020.
  2. Attended The Virtual Congress on Brain Health, Innovation & Technologies (Brain-HIT2020) from October 12-13, 2020
  3. Attended the Brain Awareness Week 2021 by IIT Gandhinagar from March 15-21, 2021.

Keystone Symposia Global Health Travel Award (Sponsored By The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) providing for free registration associated with attendance to the virtual live Keystone Symposia meeting eSymposia | Proteomics in Cell Biology and Disease from September 21-23, 2020


Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) - Life Sciences (XL) 

Scholarly Activity

Journal Publications (accepted or published)


Mondal, A., Mukherjee, S., Dar, W., Singh, S., & Pati, S. (2021). Role of glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency and its association to Autism Spectrum Disorders. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Molecular Basis of Disease, 166185.


Kesiraju, K., Tyagi, S., Mukherjee, S., Rai, R., Singh, N. K., Sreevathsa, R., & Dash, P. K. (2020). An Apical Meristem-Targeted in planta Transformation Method for the Development of Transgenics in Flax (Linum usitatissimum): Optimization and Validation. Frontiers in Plant Science11.