Anna University, Chennai, India MTech Biotechnology
Banaras Hindu University, India PhD
12/12/2019-Till Date – Assistant Professor – SR Institute of Management and Technology, Lucknow
Determining the efficacy of Natural Antimicrobials against different fungi.
Designing mimetics of peptides (peptidomimetics) having antifungal activity in order to enhance its overall activity and exploring the possibility of them being used as a potential antifungal.
Awards & Fellowships
Winner of Young ISHAM Fellowship (twice)
International Travel Award from CSIR, ICMR and DST
UGC Net Qualified-2014
ICMR JRF Qualified-2014
ASRB Net Qualified-2014
Gate XL (2011) and Gate BT (2012)
Member of the International Society of Human and Animal Mycology
A gain-of-function mutation in CITED2 is associated with congenital heart disease- M.L.Yadav, D. Jain, Neelabh, D. Agrawal, A. Kumar, and B. Mohapatra-Mutation Research/Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis, 822, 111741 (2021)
Evaluation of antifungal activity of cinnamaldehyde against Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii- Neelabh and K. Singh- Folia Microbiologica, 65, 973-987 (2020)
Synthesis, Structure Elucidation, Homology Modeling and Antifilarial Activity of 7‐Benzamidocoumarin Derivatives- Priyanka, Neelabh, N. Tiwari, R. K. Sharma, P. Gupta, S. Misra, S. Misra-Bhattacharya, R. J. Butcher, K. Singh and D. Katiyar- ChemistrySelect, 4 (12), 3300-3307 (2019)