1. Details of financial support received by the Department

Sl No.

Name of the Scheme

 Year

 Funding Agency

Grant (lakhs)

1.

UGC-SAP (DRS Phase-I)

2009

UGC

16.0+5.0

2.

DST-FIST

2008

DST

43.39

3.

Strengthening of teaching and research in North east

2009

DBT

149.922


2. Sponsored Projects of faculty members

Sl No.

Title of the Project

Duration

Funding Agency

Grant (lakhs)

01

Bioremediation of Crude Oil Contaminated Soil;  PI: Prof  B. K. Konwar

5 Years

(2009-14)

ONGC

70.03

02

Investigation on the ……………Biochemical and Molecular approaches;  Prof. A.K. Buragohain 

2 Years

(2011-13)

DBT

62.37

03

Isolation, purification and characterization of compounds with activity against Mycobacterium species from some medicinal plants of North – East India. PI:  Prof. A.K. Buragohain 

3 Years

(2011-14)

National Medicinal Plant Board, AYUSH

16.92

04

Demonstration of novelty of protease produced by selected bacteria isolated from North-East India, PI: Prof  A. K. Mukherjee

1 Years

(2010-11)

DBT

7.14

05

Assessment of thrombolytic potential and anticancer activity of fibrinolytic enzymes purified from Russell’s viper venom and bacteria isolated from NE-India; PI: Prof.  A. K. Mukherjee

3 year

(2011-14)

DBT

160.04

06

KIR haplotypic variation and activation of Natural Killer cells in cancer;  PI:  Dr. S. Baruah

3 Years

(2011-14)

ICMR

28.08

07

Understanding the molecular interaction between NK receptor diversity and activation with diverse malgnancy in HNSCC prevalent in the population of Assam PI:  Dr. S. Baruah

3 Years

(2011-14)

 

DBT

23.23

08

Longitudinal  analysis  of   changes in cytokine profiles  of malaria patients at different stages of treatment and disease resolution: Understanding the  molecular  basis of cure and malarial  pathology; PI:  Dr. S. Baruah

3 Years

(2011-14)

 

DBT

37.65

9

Studies on Genetic and Epigenetic Alteration in Head and Neck Cancer Prevalent in North East Region of India; PI: Dr. Anand Ramteke

3 Years

(2011-14)

 

DBT

47.20

10

Studies on bio-ecology of Heliopeltis theivora and development of an forecasting model of its incidence for effective management; PI: Dr. Tapas Medhi

3 Years

(2011-14)

 

DBT

74.56

11

Multifunctional hybrid nanosystems for molecular imaging applications Co-PI: Mr. E. Kalita

 

DBT

363.65

  12 Start-up research grant  PI: Dr.  R. Doley  

Institutional

(Tezpur University)

 1.5

13

Search for novel treatments for snake venom poisoning: Composition analysis of Naja naja and Daboia russelli venoms and complete characterization of their major toxins; PI: Dr.  R. Doley

3 Years

(2011-14)

DBT

69.84

14

GIS modeling based impact assessment of ground water arsenic contamination in Brahmaputra basin and development of a remediation strategy using endemic lignocellulosic agrowaste based nanobiosorbants. PI: Dr. E. Kalita
 

3 Years

(2012-15)

 

DBT

70.50

15

Isolation, Characterization, possible use and clinical manifestation of a Neurotoxin from Snake venom (Naja siamensis) withspecial reference to warfare importance neuro- toxin as a model. PI: Dr. R. Doley
 

3 Years

(2012-15)

DRDO, Govt. of India

9.8

16

Start-up research grant PI: Dr.  S.P.G. Ponnam  

Institutional

(Tezpur University)

 1.5

17

Assessment of microbial communities and their biodegradation potential in petroleum hydrocarbon contaminated environments in Assam through construction of microcosms and phylogetic approach. PI: Dr. L. Bora
 

3 Years

(2012-15)

 

ONGC

18.00