Name:
 Dr. Pooja Verma
eMail: poojaverma1906@gmail.com
 Designation
Scientist (Plant Biochemistry)
 Qualification
PhD, Plant Biochemistry
Contact Address :ICAR Central Institute for Cotton Research, Nagpur - Maharashtra
Mobile no.      7827685631

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

Ph D in BioChemistry, 2016, IARI, New Delhi

 

Thesis title, “Transcriptomic and proteomic characterization of starch biosynthesis pathway in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) under the terminal heat stress”

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Institution Place Position From (Date) To (date)
ICAR-Central Institute for Cotton Research, Nagpur Scientist (Plant Biochemistry), Division of Crop Production 12th October, 2015 Till date
ICAR-NAARM Hyderabad Scientist (Plant Biochemistry); FOCARS trainee 1st July 2015 30th September, 2015

 

PUBLICATION / CONFERENCE ATTENDED

S. No Author(s) Title Name of Journal Vol Page Year
1 Kumar RR, Goswami S, Gupta R, Verma P, Singh K, Singh JP, Kumar M, Sharma SK, Pathak H, Rai RD The stress of suicide: Temporal and spatial expression of putative heat shock protein 70 protects the cells from heat injury in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 35 65-82 2016
2 Kumar RR, Goswami S, Verma P, Singh K, Dixit N, Sharma SK, Pathak H, Viswanathan C, Rai RD Salicylic acid alleviates the heat stress-induced oxidative damage of starch biosynthesis pathway by modulating the expression of heat-stable genes and proteins in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 37 143(1-12) 2015
3 Verma P, Kumar R.R., Goswami S., Sharma S.K., Nirjal M.K., Singh J.P., Dubey K., Pathal H., Rai R.D. Identification of novel starch synthase genes using de novo assembly and heat-induced expression and activity in developing wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Indian Journal of  Biochemistry & Biophysics 52 41-52 2015

 

Abstracts in conference/symposium/seminars:

 

  • Verma P, Kumar RR, Goswami S, Sharma SK, Rai RD (2014) Proteomic characterization for identification of heat-responsive proteins in wheat (Triticum aestivum). International conference on biodiversity, bioresources and biotechnology, Society for Applied Biotechnology (SAB), Mysore, Karnataka, Pg. 88.
  • Kumar RR, Verma P, Singh GP, Pathak H, Rai RD (2014) Transcriptome profiling of wheat (Triticum aestivum) for the discovery of heat-responsive genes using de novo assembly, International conference on biodiversity, bioresources and biotechnology, Society for Applied Biotechnology (SAB), Mysore, Karnataka, Pg. 65
  • Kumar RR, Sharma SK, Verma P, Singh K, Goswami S, Pathak H, Rai RD (2014) High throughput transcriptome sequencing for the identification of heat responsive genes in wheat (Triticum aestivum). International conference on “Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture, Animal Sciences, Food Technology, Biodiversity and Climate Change Sustainable Approaches” (AFHAFBC-2014) Organized by “Krishi Sanskriti” Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, Pg. 42.
  • Goswami S, Kumar RR, Singh K, Gupta R, Dubey K, Verma P, Pathak H, Rai RD (2014) Exogenous calcium at pre-anthesis enhances the thermo tolerance level of wheat under terminal heat stress. International conference on “Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture, Animal Sciences, Food Technology, Biodiversity and Climate Change Sustainable Approaches” (AFHAFBC-2014), organized by “Krishi Sanskriti” Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, Pg. 55.
  • Goswami S, Kumar RR, Verma P,  Dubey K, Singh K, Singh JP, Kumar M, Sharma SK, Singh GP, Pathak H, Raj D. Rai(2015) Temporal and spatial expression of putative heat shock protein 70 protect the cells from heat injury in wheat (Triticum aestivum). National Symposium on Germplasm to Genes: Harnessing Biotechnology for Food Security and Health August 9-11, 2015; National Agricultural Science Centre, Pusa, New Delhi, India pg.63
  • Goswami S, Kumar RR, Verma P, Sharma SK, Dubey K,  Singh S, Singh K,  Singh S, Kala YK, Rai GK, Pathak H  and Rai RD (2015) Identification of novel starch synthase genes using de novo assembly and heat-induced expression and activity assay in developing wheat (Triticum aestivum). The International Conference on Integrating Climate, Crop, Ecology -The Emerging Areas of Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Fishery, Forestry, Biodiversity and Policy Issues Organized by “Krishi Sanskriti” Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi pg. 94

Professional Recognition/Award/Prize/Certificate, Fellowship received by the applicant

  • ICAR-SRF, CSIR-NET, GATE

 

Last updated on 6:05:2017