Dr Amit Kaushik

Associate Professor

Amity Institute of Biotechnology
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.A.(Agriculture)-1999,CCS University

    Post Graduation : M.Sc(Biotechnology & Molecular Biology)-2002,CCS University

    Doctorate : Ph.D.(Biotechnology)-2006,CCS University

  • Experience

    18 Jun 2007 - Present
    Associate Professor,
    Amity Institute of Biotechnology

  • Current Courses Taught

    Fundamentals of Cell Biology

    Fundamentals of Recombinant DNA Technology

    Human Genetics and Gene Therapy

  • Publications

    Green Biotechnology, Nanaotechnology and biofortification: Prespectives on novel environment friendly crop improvement stratagies ,
    Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Reviews, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD,

  • Projects

    Correlative neuro-imaging, genetical and psychological studies in drug or substance abuse(NMR Research Centre, INMAS, DRDO and Haryana Police Academy.)
    The present study will be undertaken with the following objectives: 1. To survey personality traits in a sample of 400-500 drug addicts. 2. To study the variation in the allelic profile for the important genes of serotonergic and dopaminergic pathway. 3. To deduce the correlation between the genetic constitution, psychology, drug addiction and rehabilitation of the individuals, if possible. 4. Studies will be carried out to study the functional, metabolic and morphological changes, if any,by (DST)

  • Affiliations

    • Life member of Association for the promotion of DNA Fingerprinting and other DNA Technologies (ADN Since 27 Dec 2009