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Dr. Jagnehswar Dandapat

Jagnehswar Dandapat Name : Jagnehswar Dandapat
Designation : Professor
Qualification : M. Phil., Ph.D.
Phone No. : +91-9437466087 (Mob), 0674-2567390 (O)
E-mail ID : jd(dot)biotech(at)utkaluniversity(dot)ac(dot)in, jdandapat(dot)nou(at)gmail(dot)com

  • Redox homeostasis
  • Epigenetics and Immune response

  • Immunology
  • Cell & Molecular Biology
  • Biomolecules
  • Biotechniques and Animal Cell Culture
  • M. Sc. Students: 19
  • M. Phil students: 04
  • Ph.D. Students: 10
    • Awarded: 03
    • Submitted: 02
    • Under submission: 02
    • Work in progress: 03
22 Sahoo, A., Sahu, S., Dandapat, J. and Samanta, L. (2016) Pro-oxidative challenges and antioxidant protection during larval development of non-mulberry silkworm, Antheraea mylitta (Lepidoptera:Saturniidae). Italian Journal of zoology. 83(1):3-14.
20 Bunker, S., Dandapat,J. and Chainy,G.B.N. (2015) Age-related decrease in rat liver catalase expression is associated with change in its promoter methylation pattern. Current Trends in Biotechnology and Phramacy. 9(1):88-96, ISSN 0973-8916 (Print), 2230-7303 (Online).
21 Sahu,S., Dandapat,J. and Mohanty, N. (2015) Foliar supplementation of zinc modulates growth and antioxidant defense system of tasar silkworm Antheraea mylitta. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies. 3(2): 25-35.
1 Dandapat, J., Rao, K.J. & Chainy, G.B.N. (1999) An in vitro study of Metal Ion-Induced Lipid Peroxidation in Giant Freshwater Prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii (de Man).Biometals, 12: 89-97.
2 Dandapat, J., Chainy G.B.N. & Rao, K.J. (2000) Dietary vitamin-E modulates antioxidant defence system in giant freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii.Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 127 C : 101-115.
3 Pillai, Bindu R., Tripathy, A.P., Dandapat, J. (2001)A Comparative evaluation of some biochemical parameters between the wild and cultured broodstock of Macrobrachium rosenbergii. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 2001, 48(1): 35-39.
4 Chainy G.B.N., Dandapat, J. & Rao, K.J. (2003). Antioxidant defence system in freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii. Proceedings of National Seminar on Fish and Shellfish culture in North-Eastern India, Kolkatta, 21-22 Jan, 2003, 22-26.
5 Dandapat, J., Chainy G.B.N. & Rao, K.J. (2003). Lipid peroxidation and antioxidant defence status during larval development and metamorphosis of giant prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 135c: 221-233.
6 Dandapat, J., Chainy G.B.N. & Rao, K.J. (2003) Improved post larval production in giant prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii, through the modulation of antioxidant defence system by dietary Vitamin-E. Indian Journal of Biotechnology, 2: 195-202.
7 Sahoo, A., Patra, M. and Dandapat, J. (2008) Lipid peroxidation and nonenzymatic antioxidants, glutathione and ascorbic acid, in a carp, Labeo rohita. Asian Journal of Micro Biology, Biotechnology and Environmental Science 10(1) : 57-61.
8 Behera, M. Dandapat, J. Rath, C. C. (2009). Isolation, Characterization and Screening of Bacterial Isolates from Similipal Biosphere Reserve Forest Soil for their Metal Tolerance Capacity and Extracellular Enzymatic Activities. Bioremediation, Biodiversity and Bioavailability. 3(2):72-78.
9 Panigrahi, A., Azad, I. S., Das, B. K., Dandapat, J., Das, G., Behera, S. and Mishra, S.S. (2009) Probiotic induced immunomodulation: Investigation into the cellular and Molecular mechanism involved. Research Journal of Biotechnology. 4(3):7-13.
10 Jena, S., Behera, M., Dandapat, J. and Mohanty, N. (2009) Non-enzymatic antioxidant status and modulation of lipid peroxidation in the muscles of Labeo rohita by sub lethal exposure of CuSO4. Veterinary Research Communication. 33: 421-429.
11 Jena, S., Anand, C., Chainy, G. B. N. and Dandapat, J. (2012) Induction of oxidative stress and inhibition of superoxide dismutase expression in rat cerebral cortex and cerebellum by PTU-induced hypothyroidism and its reversal by curcumin. Neurological Sciences 33 (4): 869-873.
12 Jena, S., Chainy, G. B. N. and Dandapat, J. (2012) Expression of antioxidant genes in renal cortex of PTU-induced hypothyroid rats: effect of vitamin E and curcumin. Molecular Biology Reports 39 (2): 1193-1203.
13 Jena, S., Dandapat, J. and Chainy, G. B. N. (2012) Curcumin differentially regulates the expression of superoxide dismutase in cerebral cortex and cerebellum of L-thyroxine (T4)-induced hyperthyroid rat brain. Neurological Sciences (DOI 10.1007/s10072-012-1084-z).
14 Jena, S., Chainy, G. B. N. and Dandapat, J. (2012) Hypothyroidism modulates renal antioxidant gene expression during postnatal development and maturation in rat. General and Comparative Endocrinology 178: 8-18.
15 Akhtar, J., Mallaredy, V., Dandapat, J., Maiti, P., Sahoo, S. K. and Singh, S. (2012) PEGylation of an osteoclast inhibitory peptide: Suitable candidate for the treatment of osteoporosis. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 434: 429-436.
16 Behera M, Dandapat J, Rath, CC. (2014). Effect of heavy metals on growth response and antioxidant defense protection in Bacillus cerus. Journal of Basic microbiology; 54, 1201-1209.
17 Patra B, Sahu S and Dandapat J. (2014) Effect of aminotriazole on antioxidant defense system of tasar silkworm Antheraea mylitta. Entomological Science. 17: 316-323.
18 Sahoo, A., Dandapat, J. and Samanta,L.(2015) Oxidative Damaged products, Level of Hydrogen Peroxide and antioxidant protection in Diapausing Pupa of Tasar Silk Worm, Antheraea mylitta: A Comparative Study in Two Voltine Groups. International journal of Insect Science. 7: 11-17.
19 Sahoo, S.K., Chainy, G.B.N. and Dandapat, J. (2015) Neonatal hypothyroidism alters expression of antioxidant enzymes and redox status in adult rat seminiferous tubule cells. Current trends in Biotechnology and Pharmacy. 9(2): 117-131.
23 Bunker, S., Dandapat, J., Sahoo, S.K., Roy, A. and Chainy, G.B.N. (2016) Neonatal persistant exposure to 6-propyl-2-thiouracil, a thyroid-disrupting chemical, differentially Name : Prof. JAGNESHWAR DANDAPAT Designation : PROFESSOR & HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT Qualification : M. Phil., Ph.D. Phone No. : Mobile: +91-9437466087 Office: 0674-2567390 E-mail ID : jd.biotech@utkaluniversity.ac.in jdandapat.nou@gmail.com, modulates expression of hepatic catalase and C/EBP-ő≤ in adult rats. Journal of Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology. 30(2):80-90.
24 Kumar, S., Dandapat, J., Chainy, G.B.N., Hati, A.K., Nanda, L. and Nath, I. (2016) Homeopathic medicine Rauwolfia serpentine ameliorate blood pressure and oxidative stress parameters of kidney by modulating expression of antioxidant enzymes in deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA) salt induced hypertensive rat model. Journal of Drug Research and Development. 2(1).

Dutta, S. Sahu, J. Dandapat and N. Mohanty (2013) Foliar supplementation of ascorbic acid and Glycine modulate antioxidant defence components in the larvae of tasar silkworm, Antheraea mylitta. National Symposium on recent advances in beneficial
insects. November 27-29, 2013. Organized by Indian Institute of Natural Resins and Gums (IINRG) and SANRAG, Ranchi.
Sahoo, S. Sahu, J. Dandapat and L. Samanta (2013) Oxidative damaged products, Level of Hydrogen Peroxide and Antioxidant protection in Diapausing pupa of tasar silkworm, Antheraea mylitta: A comparative study in two voltine groups. National Symposium on recent advances in beneficial insects. November 27-29, 2013. Organized by Indian Institute of Natural Resins and Gums (IINRG) and SANRAG, Ranchi.
Suresh K Bunker,U Subudhi, J Dandapat, G.B.N. Chainy. (2013) ‚??Aging Modulates methylation pattern of catalase promoter of rat liver‚?Ě. National Conference on Emerging Trends and Challenges in Basic and Translational Research in Biochemistry. February 4-5, 2013. Organized by Under the auspices of Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi UP India.
Suresh K Bunker, U Subudhi, J Dandapat, G.B.N. Chainy. (2013). ‚??DNA methylation pattern of rat liver catalase promoter is modified by aging and neonatal Hypothyroidism‚?Ě. Frist International and Third National Conference on Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Bioengineering. June 28-29 2013. Organized by Society for Applied Biotechnology (India), Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh India. Pp 46.
P.R. Debata, D. Kumar, D. Rout, P.K. Nayak, J. Dandapat.(2014). ‚??Curcumin and Ellagic Acid synergistically induce p53 accumulation and apoptosis in HeLa cervical carcinoma cells.‚?Ě International Symposium on Genetic Analysis: Translational and Developmental & Annual Meeting of Society for Biotechnologists (India). November 21-23, 2014. Organized by Department of Zoology, The University of Burdawn.
Dutta, S. Sahu, I. Das, A. Datey, J. Dandapat (2014).‚??Immune response and antioxidant defense status in the larvae of tasar silk worm, Antheraea mylitta D. challenged with Escherichia coli‚?Ě. International Symposium on Genetic Analysis: Translational and Developmental & Annual Meeting of Society for Biotechnologists (India). November 21-23, 2014. Organized by Department of Zoology, The University of Burdawn.
Sahoo, S. A. Dutta, J. Dandapat, L. Samanta (2014) ‚??Tissue and sex specific redox status and antioxidant defenses during pupal diapause of Antheraea mylitta.‚?Ě National
symposium on Emerging trends in Biotechnology: Present scenario and future dimensions. March 29 th-30th, 2014. Organized by P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
S. Jena, B Patra, S. Sah, J. Dandapat, GBN Chainy (2014) ‚??Curcumin ameliorates oxidative stress without modulating the expressions of antioxidant enzymes in 6-n-propylthiouracil (PTU)-induced hypothyroid rat testes.‚?Ě National symposium on Emerging trends in Biotechnology: Present scenario and future dimensions. March 29 th-30th, 2014. Organized by P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
S. Sahu, A. Dutta, J. Dandapat, N. Mohanty (2014). ‚?? Selenium modulates antioxidant defense response in the mid gut tissues of Vth instar larvae of Antheraea mylitta.‚?Ě National seminar Organized by Department of Zoology, North Orissa University.
S. Sahoo, J. Dandapat, G.B.N. Chainy (2014) ‚??Alteration of Bax expression in seminiferous tubule cella of neonatal hypothyroid wisar rats.‚?Ě 83rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemist of India. 17-21 December 2014. Organized By KIIT University Bhubaneswar, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar and NISER Bhubaneswar.
Sandeep Kumar, Akshaya Kumar Hati, G. B. N. Chainy, Laxmikanta Nanda, Jagneshwar Dandapat (2014) ‚??Modulation of rat kidney SOD expression by homoeopathic preparations of Rauwolfia serpentina on deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA)-salt-induced hypertensive rats.‚?Ě83rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemist of India. 17-21 December 2014. Organized By KIIT University Bhubaneswar, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar and NISER Bhubaneswar.
Sandeep Kumar, Akshaya Kumar Hati, Jagneshwar Dandapat, Gagan B. N. Chainy, Laxmikanta Nanda (2014) ‚??Expression of antioxidant enzymes in cardiac tissue of deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA)-salt induced hypertensive rat: Effect of homoeopathic preparations of Rauwolfia serpentina.‚?Ě National symposium on Emerging trends in Biotechnology: Present scenario and future dimensions. March 29 th-30th, 2014. Organized by P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
S. Sahu, A. Dutta, J. Dandapat, N. Mohanty (2014). Effect of micronutrients on growth response and antioxidant defense system of silkworm Antheraea mylitta.National
Conference on Current trends in Life sciences research and challenges ahead. Organized by School of Life sciences, Sambalpur University, Sambalpur.
Sandeep Kumar, Akshaya Kumar Hati, Jagneshwar Dandapat, Gagan B. N. Chainy, Laxmikanta Nanda Effect of homoeopathic preparations of Rauwolfia serpentina on deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA)-salt induced hypertensive rats. National Conference on Current trends in Life sciences research and challenges ahead. Organized by School of Life sciences, Sambalpur University, Sambalpur.
S. Kumar, A. K. Hati, G. B. N. Chainy, L.K. Nanda, J. Dandapat (2014).‚??Effect of homoeopathic preparations of Rauwolfia serpentina on deoxycorticosterone acetate (DOCA)-salt induced hypertensive rats‚?Ě National Conference on Ethnopharmacology and Biotechnology in Drug Development: Prospects and Challenges. November 2014. Organized by Bundelkhand University, Jhansi and Society for Ethnopharmacology, India.
Suresh Kumar Bunker, G. B. N. Chainy, J. Dandapat ‚??Neonatal Persistant Hypothyroidism Modulates Rat Hepatic DNA Methyltransferase 3b (DNMT 3b) Expression in Adulthood. 83rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemist of India. 17-21 December 2014. Organized By KIIT University Bhubaneswar, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar and NISER Bhubaneswar.
G. B. N. Chainy, Suresh Kumar Bunker, J. Dandapat (2014). ‚??Down regulation of hepatic catalase in PTU- induced hypothyroid rats is due to promoter methylation. 84th Annual Session of the National Academy of Sciences, India. 04-06 December, 2014. Organized by Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jodhpur (B/85/2014).
Suresh Kumar Bunker, G. B. N. Chainy, J. Dandapat (2014) ‚??PTU induced Neonatal Hypothyroidism Modulates Methylation Pattern of Catalase Promoter in Rat Liver‚?Ě. International Symposium on Genetic Analysis Translational and Developmental and Annual Meeting of Society for Biotechnologists (India). November 21st to 23rd, 2014.Organized by Department of Zoology, University Of Burdwan.
Suresh Kumar Bunker, G. B. N. Chainy, J. Dandapat.(2014). ‚??Comparative study of methylation pattern of catalase promoter in liver, kidney and cerebral cortex tissues of male rats during aging.‚?Ě National symposium on Emerging trends in Biotechnology: Present scenario and future dimensions. March 29 th-30th, 2014. Organized by P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Anita Roy & J. Dandapat (2014) Neonatal hypothyroidism induces serum 4-hydroxy-2-nonenal (4-HNE), a bioactive oxidative stress marker, in male rats and its regulation by curcumin. In: National symposium on emerging trends in Biotechnology: present scenario and future dimensions. 29th-30th March, 2014, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
Anita Roy & J. Dandapat (2014) Curcumin failed to modulate altered oxidative stress marker in PTU induced neonatal hypothyroid rat testis. In: National conference on current trends in life science research and challenges ahead. 28th feb-2nd March, 2014, Sambalpur University, Sambalpur.
Anita Roy & J. Dandapat (2014) Persistent curcumin treatment ameliorates 4-Hydroxynonenal (4HNE) induced protein carbonylation in neonatal hypothyroid rat testis. In: 83rd annual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (INDIA) Evolution: Molecules to life December 18-21, 2014.
Anita Roy & J. Dandapat (2014) Long term curcumin treatment modulates p53 expression in testis of hypothyroid rats. in International symposium on genetic analysis: translational and developmental & Annual meeting of Society of Biotechnologist (India), November 21-23, 2014.

1 Baigyanik Prathayee Galda Chingdir Chas (Scientific prawn culture ‚?? A technical book in Bengali language). By- Dandapat, J., Sinha, M. K., Dutta, T. and Rao, K. J., 2000, CIFA‚??ICAR.

1 Best research scholar award for the year 1998 in Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR), Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar.
2 Best paper (poster) presentation award from Indian Science Congress Association in 86th Indian Science Congress held at Chennai in January 1999.
3 Orissa Young Scientist Award for the year 1999 from Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of Orissa for significant contribution in the field of Life Sciences.
4 Post Doctoral Fellowship sponsored by Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India by selection committee for DBT-Post Doctoral Fellowship held in Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 2002.

  • Teaching: 15 years
    • Professor in P.G. Department of Biotechnology since February-2015
    • Reader in P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar from March 2010 to February 2015.
    • Lecturer in P.G. Department of Zoology, North Orissa University, Takatpur, Baripada from August 2004 to February 2010.
    • Lecturer in P.G. Department of Biotechnology, North Orissa University, Takatpur, Baripada from October 2002 to August 2004.
    • Associated with the P.G. teaching program in Biotechnology running in the P.G. Dept. of Botany, Ravenshaw College, Cuttack, as guest faculty, during the academic session 2001 - 2002.
    • Associated with the teaching program in P.G. Diploma in Clinical Biochemistry and Medical Biotechnology, running in the Center for Biotechnology at P.G. Dept. of Zoology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, from June 2000 to June 2002.
    • Visiting faculty in Guru Ghasidas University, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh in 2001.
  • Research: 21 years
    • Involved in Departmental research, Supervision of Ph.D. students and mentorship of Post Doctoral Research Associates
    • Handling of extramural research grants- DAE, Govt. of India, DST, Govt. of India, DST, Govt. of Odisha and DST-PURSE scheme)
  • Important Activities
    • Administration
      • Overall administration of the Department as Head since 2010.
      • Course Coordinator for M.Sc. Biotechnology programme supported by DBT, Govt. of India under DBT-HRD programme since 2010
      • Other administrative responsibilities as assigned by University Authority from time to time.
    • Members in Academic Committees and Policy making bodies
      • Chairman-Board of studies in Biotechnology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, since 2010
      • Member-Academic Council-Utkal University, Bhubaneswar since 2010
      • Member-Subject Research Committee, Biotechnology, Utkal University since 2010
      • Member-Academic Committee, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar (2010-2011)
      • Member-Task force committee on Biotechnology, DST, Govt. of Odisha
      • Member-Committee for setting up of Biotechnology Incubation Center in Konark Knowledge Park, DST, Govt. of Orissa
      • Member-Biosafety Committee Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack as DBT-Govt. of India nominee
      • Member- Advisory committee DBT-Star College Programme, N. L. Khan College, Midnapur, West Bengal
      • Member-Board of Studies in Zoology and Life Sciences, Utkal University
      • Member-Board of Studies in Biotechnology, Ravenshaw University (2010-2011)
      • Member-Board of Studies in Biotechnology, North Orissa University, Baripada (2010- 2015)
    • Invited Lectures/Seminars/Workshops/Training Programme Attended
      • PTU induced Neonatal Hypothyroidism Modulates Methylation Pattern of Catalase Promoter in Rat Liver. Symposium Lecture in the International Symposium on Genetic Analysis Translational and Developmental and Annual Meeting of Society for Biotechnologists (India). Organized by Department of Zoology, The University Of Burdwan on November 21st to 23rd, 2014.
      • Exciting World of Biology. Invited talk in the inspire programme cum Residential Science camp for School and College students. Organised by
      • Vidyasagar University and sponsored by Dept of Science and Technology, Govt. Of India and Govt. Of West Bengal on June 26, 2014.
      • Oxidative challenges and antioxidant protection in aquatic organisms: from biomarkers to health management. Invited lecture in the International Symposium on Problem and prospects of coastal aquaculture and application of biotechnological tool for the rural development. Organised by Vidhasagar University, sponsored by DBT, Govt of India,UGC New Delhi on March 1-3, 2013.
      • DNA methylation and histone modification: Impact on Epigenetics. Delivered lecture in the National workshop on Hands on DNA technologies. Nagarjuna Post graduate College of Science, Raipur sponsored by UGC, New Delhi on January 8-11, 2013.
      • Biofertilizers. Invited Talk in the National Seminar on sustainable development through the use of Biofertilizers. AUL College, sponsored by UGC, New Delhi on January 5-6, 2013.
      • Organic Farming. Invited talk in the State level seminar on Biotechnology and Organic Farming. Dept of Botany, Balikuda College, Jagatsinghpur sponsored by UGC, New Delhi on March 4-5, 2012.
      • Body‚??s Battle. Delivered lecture in the Science Seminar. Gopabandhu Science College, Athagarh on February 8, 2012.
      • Ameliorative Effect of Curcumin on the expression of Superoxide dismutase and level of Lipid Peroxidation in cerebral cortexof hypo and hyperthyroid rats. Delivered talk in the International conference on Biotechnology Advances: OMICS, Appraches and way forward. SOA University, Bhubaneswar on December 20-22, 2012.
      • Defence system of the Body. Delivered lecture in the Seminar organized by Science Society. Seemanta Mahavidyalaya, Jharpokhria on February 19, 2011.
      • Insect Diapause: Can hydrogen peroxide be a potent regulator. Invited lecture in the Regional Biochemical Symposium. Organised by Society of Biological chemistry, India and NISER, Bhubaneswar on September 3, 2011.
      • Invited lecture in the International Level Seminar on Problems and Prospects of Coastal Aquaculture and Application of Biotechnological Tools For Rural Development organized by Department of Aquaculture Management & Technology, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal, India from 1st – 3rd March,2013.
      • Invited talk in National workshop on Hands on DNA Technologies organized in Department of Botany, Govt. Nagarjuna Post-graduate College of science, Raipur sponsored by University Grant Commission from 8th-11th January, 2013.
      • Invited talk in National seminar on Sustainable development though the use of bio-fertilizer organized in Department of Botany, Aul College, Aul sponsored by University Grant Commission from 5th& 6th January, 2013.
      • Invited talk in International Conference on Biotechnology Advances: Omics Approaches and Way Forward (ICBA-2012) on Ameliorative effect of Curcumin on the Expression of Hyperthyroid rats organized by Centre of Biotechnology, Siksha „O‚?? Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar from December 20-22, 2012.
      • Invited talk in National seminar on Biotechnology & Organic farming organized in Department of Botany, Balikuda College, Jagatsinghpur sponsored by University Grant Commission from 4th& 5th March, 2012.
      • Invited talk in Regional symposium in biological chemistry 2011 organized by NISER, Bhubaneswar on 03.09.2011.
      • Participated in 99th Indian science Congress on Science and Technology for Inclusive Innovation: Role of Women organized by KIIT and NISER, Bhubaneswar from 3rd January 2012 to & 7th January 2012.
      • Participated in 1st meeting of Indian Immunological Society-Odisha Chapter organized by NISER and ILS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha on August 11, 2012.
      • Participated in XXXV All India Cell Biology Conference (AICB) & Symposium on Membrane dynamics and Disease organized by NISER, Bhubaneswar from 16th-18th December 2011.
      • Participated in International Brainstorming meet 2011 on Recent Advances in Fish Reproductive Physiology organized by CIFA, Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar on 16.08.2011.
      • Participated in ICAR, New Delhi sponsored Winter School on Recent Advances in Fish & Shell fish Immunology and its application organized by CIFA, Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar from 21.10.2008 to 10.11.2008.
      • Idea generation workshop in Aquaculture Biotechnology during 26-27 September, 2007 organised by Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar and sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India.
      • Participated in a training programme on “Molecular techniques in Animal disease diagnosis” organized by National Biotechnology Centre, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izat Nagar, Bareli from 09th March to 29th March, 2004.
      • Participated in a short term training course cum workshop on “Electrophoresis Techniques” held in the Electrophoresis Institute, Yercaud, Tamilnadu from 27.05.2002 to 01.06.2002.
      • Undergone a training programme on "Breeding and Hatchery Management of Carps" in Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR), Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar from 06.06.2000 to 14.6.2000.
      • Undergone a training programme on "Reproductive Physiology of Carp and Catfishes" in Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR), Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar, from 27th July to 1st August, 1998.
      • Undergone a training programme on "Aquatic Microbiology" in Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR), Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar, from 17th May to 23rd May, 1994.
    • Orientation/Refresher Courses Attended
      • Participated in an Orientation Course on Values of Education from 18th November, 2010 to 14th November, 2010 organised by Academic Staff College of Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
      • Participated in an Orientation Course from 11th January, 2006 to 7th February, 2006 organised by Academic Staff College of Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
  • Refresher Course organized
    • Refresher course in Biotechnology for College and University teachers 2011
    • Special session organized: Nil
    • Conference/ FDP/workshop organized, as Convener/Co-convener/Treasurer/ Coordinator
    • National Symposium on “Emerging trends in Biotechnology: Present scenario and future dimensions” on 29th and 30th March, 2014.
    • UGC-Sponsored Skill Development Work shop on “Determination of protein content in the Biological Samples” 19th and 20th November. 2015