Dr. N. Haraprasad

Brief Introduction

Name: Dr. N. Haraprasad
Highest qualification and awarding university PhD, University of Mysore, Mysore
Designation Professor and Deputy Registrar
Employer JSS Science and Technology University, Mysuru
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haraprasadn@jssstuniv.in  nharaprasad@hotmail.com 
+91 9845488700
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Key areas of interest Biological control and water resource management
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Dr. Haraprasad N is a self-motivated achiever with Phd in Biotechnology from University of Mysore. He has 26 years of professional experience in teaching, research and administration. He is Professor in the Department of Biotechnology and Deputy Registrar, at JSS Science and Technology University. His research interests include, biological control and water resource management, screening of antiviral compounds, medical biotechnology, Biosimilars, signal transduction in metabolic disorders with special reference to Infectious and Non-infectious diseases which is wide spread in Indian population. He has supervised 44 UG and PG students for their dissertation work and presently guiding two doctoral students. He has to his credit one published book, 38 research publications;11 in peer reviewed International journals, and rest in National journals and conference proceedings. He has co-authored one book chapter.

Research Project

1. European Society on Evolutionary Biology (ESEB) sponsored Project on “Origin of life and Its continuity. Amount sanctioned € 1500/- (2012-2013)

2. Innovative project entitled “An in-vivo study to Investigate the Uterine Disorder induced by Excess Exogenous Estrogen in Mice“ sponsored by TEQIP-II a World bank Initiative. 2012-13

3. Project titled Creating Infrastructural Facilities in Environmental Biotechnology Area under Funds for Improvement of S & T Infrastructure in Universities and Higher Educational Institutions (FIST), sanctioned for Rs 26 lakhs by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, for a period of five years (2005-2010).

Key Publications/Reports

  1. N. Haraprasad, S.R. Niranjana, S.C. Nayaka, H.M. Geetha, A.C. Udayashankara. Biotechnological Perspectives: Beaiveria bassiana – A Biopesticide against Coffee Berry Borer. 2011. VDM Verlag Dr. Muller GmbH & Co. KG. Germany.
  2. Niranjana,S.R, Haraprasad, N., and Shetty, H.S. 2007. Recent Advances in Biotechnology of Beauveria bassiana: A mycopesticide against insect pests. In. Potential Microorganisms for Sustainable Agriculture-A Techno-commercial Perspective. Edt. D.K. Maheshwari, R.C. Dubey. IK International Publishing house.
  3. Syed, B., Bisht, N., Bhat, P. S., Prasad, A., Dhananjaya, B. L., Satish, S., Hara Prasad & Nagendra PrasadM.N. (2017). Phytogenic synthesis of nanoparticles from Rhizophora mangle and their bactericidal potential with DNA damage activity. Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects, 10, 112-115.
  4. Koji Ichiyama, Sindhoora Bhargavi Gopala Reddy, Li Feng Zhang\, Wei Xin Chin, Yoichi Suzuki, Haraprasad Nanjundappa , Yoshiyuki Yoshinaka, Akihide Ryo, Nobuo Nomura, Eng Eong Ooi, Subhash G. Vasudevan, Takashi Yoshida, and Naoki Yamamoto. 2013. Sulfated Polysaccharide, Curdlan Sulfate, Efficiently Prevents Entry/Fusion and Restricts Antibody-Dependent Enhancement of Dengue Virus Infection In vitro: A Possible Candidate for Clinical Application. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 7(4), e2188.
  5. Nagendra Prasad, M.N., Shankara Bhat, S. and Haraprasad, N, Sreenivasa, M.Y., Raveesha, K.A., and Janardhana, G.R. 2010. Study of dieback disease incidence of neem in Karnataka, India and PCR based identification of the isolates. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant protection. 43(5): 446–453.