Name: Achyut Adhikari

Qualification: Ph.D

Country: Pakistan

Affiliation:

H. E. J. Research Institute of Chemistry, ICCBS, University of Karachi.

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Address:

H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi

Research Interests:

Explore of bio-active natural products from medicinal plants, marine invertebrates, and microorganisms. Structure elucidation of complex natural products, and synthetic compounds using modern NMR spectroscopic techniques. Use of LC-MS/MS technique for Standardization of herbal product and study of phase-I metabolism of compounds.

Biography:

AWARDS AND HONOURS: 
  • First prize in Poster Competition during 11th International Symposium of Natural Product Chemistry, entitled ‘Mechanism of Sarcovagenine-C Binding to Acetylcholinestrase as Studied by STD, Tr-NOE NMR and Molecular Docking.               (2008)
  • Palpali Youth Icon Award from Gnyan Punja Yuwa Samaj, Nepal.                                        (2010)
  • Sen Excellence Gold Medal from Sen M. V. Tansen, Palpa, Nepal.                                        (1996)
MEMBERSHIPS :
  • Member of Advisory Committee of the Nepal Chemical Society                                   (2005-2007)
  • President of Chemistry Student Association of Nepal (ChemSA)                                   (2004-2005)

Patents:

  1. A novel method to isolate inoscavin a from fulviformes fastuosus and medicinal preparation thereof to treat rhabdomyosarcoma cancer conditions, Fernando Dilusha, Wijesundera Ravi; Soysa Preethi; De Silva E. Dilip; Nanayakkara Chandrika, and  Adhikari Achyut, WO/2017/013477, 2017.
  2. Bio-active antioxidants from plant foods for nutraceutical product development,  M. Iqbal Choudhary, Juveria Siddiqui, Ahmed Abbaskhan, Suad Naheed, Achyut Adhikari, Jalauddine A. Jalal Awalia, US Patent No: US 2014/0221634 A1, 2014