Name: Santosh Kumar Upadhyay

Country: India


Assistant Professor,
Department of Botany,
Panjab University,

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Panjab University,

Research Interests:

Plants System Biology



  1. RNA-guided genome editing for target gene mutations in wheat.
  2. RNA interference for the control of whiteflies (Bemisia tabaci) by oral route.
  3. Enhanced whitefly resistance in transgenic tobacco plants expressing double stranded RNA of v-ATPase A gene.
  4. Functional analysis of sucrose phosphate synthase (SPS) and sucrose synthase (SS) in sugarcane (Saccharum) cultivars.
  5. SSFinder: high throughput CRISPR-Cas target sites prediction tool.
  6. < i> In vitro degradation of fluoranthene by bacteria isolated from petroleum sludge.
  7. SUMO fusion facilitates expression and purification of garlic leaf lectin but modifies some of its properties.
  8. Receptors of Garlic (Allium sativum) Lectins and Their Role in Insecticidal Action.
  9. siRNA machinery in whitefly (Bemisia tabaci).
  10. Role of alkaline phosphatase in insecticidal action of Cry1Ac against Helicoverpa armigera larvae.