Dr Puniti Mathur


Amity Institute of Biotechnology
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.Sc.(Botany,Zoology,Chemistry)-1994,C.C.S. University, Meerut

    Graduation : B.Ed-1995,C.C.S University, Meerut

    Post Graduation : M.Sc.(Biotechnology)-1997,Indian Institute of Technology (Roorkee)

    Doctorate : Ph.D.(Nuclear Megnetic Resonance)-2003,AIIMS, New Delhi

  • Experience

    02 Jul 2008 - Present
    Amity Institute of Biotechnology

    01 Jun 2004 - 30 Apr 2008
    Dabur Research Foundation, Plot no 4, Sahibabad Industrial Area, Sahibabad

    01 Jun 2003 - 14 May 2004

  • Current Courses Taught

    Molecular Modelling and Computer Aided Drug Design

  • Publications

    De novo design, synthesis and solution conformational study of two didehydroundecapeptides: effect of nature and number of amino acids interspersed between Phe residues ,
    Wiley & SOns

    a, ß-Dehydrophenylalanine containing cecropin–melittin hybrid peptides: conformation and activity ,
    John Wiley & Sons

    Self-Assembly of a Dipeptide-Containing Conformationally Restricted Dehydrophenylalanine Residue to Form Ordered Nanotubes ,

    Stabilization of unusual structures in peptides using a, ß-dehydrophenylalanine: Crystal and solution structures of Boc–Pro–?Phe–Val–?Phe–Ala–OMe and Boc–Pro … ,

    Peptide design using a, ß-dehydro amino acids: From ß-turns to helical hairpins ,

    Role of a two-residue spacer in an a, ß-didehydrophenylalanine containing hexapeptide: crystal and solution structure of Boc-Val-?Phe-Leu-Ala-?Phe-Ala-OMe ,

    Dehydrophenylalanine zippers: strong helix–helix clamping through a network of weak interactions ,
    Oxford Press

    Novel peptides binding to glucokinase and its therapeutic implication in type 2 diabetes: a computational study ,
    International Science Press

    Virtual screening of peptidomimetic compounds as potential activators of glucokinase for treatment of type 2 diabetes ,
    International Science Press

    Role of two and thee amino acid spacers in alpha, beta didehydrophenylalanine containig undecapeptides

    Design of novel peptidomimetic glucokinase activators for type 2 diabetes using energy based pharmacophore approach

    ) Homology Modeling and Docking Studies of Pfmc2TM Maurer's cleft two transmembrane protein –A Potential Drug Target in Malaria ,
    International Science Press

    ) Identification of Novel Inhibitors for Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Kinase 4 by Virtual Screening and Molecular Dynamics Simulation Techniques ,
    Innovare Academic Sciences

    Computational Studies of MSP7 Like Protein (A potential drug target of malaria) using Molecular Modeling and Virtual screening

    In Silico Screening Of Small Molecule Modulators Of Zika Virus Proteins

    Molecular modeling and molecular dynamics studies of SPECT protein of Plasmodium falciparum and in silico screening of lead compounds ,
    Society of Pharmaceutical Science and Research

    Human Caveolin-1 a potent inhibitor for prostate cancer therapy: a computational approach ,
    Inderscience Publishers

    Molecular modeling, virtual screening and molecular dynamics studies of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface related protein 2 (PfMSRP2) ,

    Molecular modeling, virtual screening and molecular dynamics studies of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface related protein 2 (PfMSRP2) ,

    Molecular modeling, virtual screening and molecular dynamics studies of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface related protein 2 (PfMSRP2) ,

  • Projects

    Design, synthesis and biological activity of non-coded amino acids containing peptides as potential (nil)
    Involves computational design of peptides, their chemical synthesis and biological assays to determine their interaction with glucokinase.by (Department of Biotechnology)

  • Affiliations

    Indian peptide society Since 09 Dec 2006

    American Society of Microbiology Since 25 May 2012

    Indian Biophysical Society Since 02 Jan 1999

  • Activities

    Selected for One week advanced course at Welcome Genome Courses at Hinxton, Cambridge, UK on “Practical Applications of Small Molecule Drug discovery” from June 17-22, 2018.

  • Patents

    Synthetic peptide as glucokinase activator for treatment of Type 2 diabetes ,New Delhi,India - Provisional ( 3973/DEL/2015 )

  • Conferences attended

    Training program on leadership and career development for women scientists and technologists
    Organized By :DST, Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, IIPA, CoACH

    Training the trainers on Entrepreneurship
    Organized By :DST/ASSET

    Bioentrepreneurship, grant writing and intellectual property management
    Organized By :ICGEB New Delhi and BIRAC, DBT

    Analytical Characterization of Biosimilars: Concepts and Case Studies
    Organized By :IIT Delhi