N Sai Kishore

N Sai Kishore

Associate Professor, Life sciences, GSS, VSP

Additional roles
  • Assistant principal - Principals office, GSS, VSP.
Ph. D.
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Ph. D.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
M.TechJadavpur University1999
M.ScAndhra University1995
B.ScMrs. AVN College Visakhapatnam1993


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Senior ScientistNFCl R&D15-02-201018-06-2012
ScientistAdvanta India Limited01-07-200912-02-2010
Project CoordinatorAnkur Seeds02-07-200730-06-2009
Plant BiotechnologistNath Biogene01-06-200618-07-2007
Senior Research FellowNRC for Sorghum16-02-200430-05-2006
Research AssociateNRC for Sorghum11-06-200114-02-2004
Research AssociateNTR Veterinary College, ANGRAU24-01-200031-05-2001
LecturerMPR Degree College, Visakhapatnam08-08-199526-12-1997


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
National eligibility Test NETICAR New Delhi2004
Qualified GATE 96 Life SciencesIITs1996

Improved ethanol productivity and ethanol tolerance through genome shuffling of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Pichia stipitisInternational Microbiology, Google scholar, -2019, 2, 0000

Multiple Shoot Regeneration in Seedderived Immature Leaflet Explants ofRed Dragon Fruit (Hylocereus costaricensis)Research J. Pharm. and Tech., Scopus, -2019, 12, 1491-94

LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOFUELS CHALLENGESAND POTENTIALSInternational Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, Google scholar, -2017, 8, 376-81

Construction of xylose assimilating yeast hybrids through genome shufflingInternational Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, Google scholar, -2017, 8, 873-881

Production and evaluation of transgenic sorghum for resistance to stem borerIn Vitro Cellular and Devlopm Biol Plant, Scopus, -2014, 50, 176-89

Progress and Prospects for Agrobacterium mediated genetic transformation in sorghum in comparision to other cerealsTransgenic Plant Journal, Google scholar, -2011, 5, 27-34

Transgenic Breeding Perspectives and ProspectsCrop Science, Scopus, -2009, 49, 1555-1563

A simple model for selection and rapid advancement of transgenic progeny in sorghumPlant Biotechnol Rep, Google scholar, -2008, 2, 47-58

Improvement of Sorghum through transgenic technologyISB News Report, Google scholar, -2007, 3, 1-3

In vitro culture methods in sorghum with shoot tip as the explant materialPlant Cell Reports, Google scholar, -2006, 25, 174-182

Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Enhancement of biofuel production ....using sweet sorghumDept of Science & Technology3612-Sep-2016
Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Altered lignin Biosynthesis ...cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenaseSERB DST, Govt of India3612-Aug-2013
Establishment of callus induction ....through somatic embryogenesisUniversity Grants Commission UGC MRP3622-Mar-2013
Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
Sorghum Molecular BreedingChaptersSpringerMolecular Breeding1199-215DOI 10.10079782015
Plant biotechnology & its applications in tissue cultureChaptersIK International PublishersPlant Tissue Culture133-3897881898661052006
Board nameJournal name
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ReviewerEgyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control
Active ReviewerBiosciences Biotechnology Research Asia
Active ReviewerApplied Microbiology and Biotechnology
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalIGNTU, Amarkantak, M.P.IGNTU, Amarkantak27-Oct-201729-Oct-2017Participated
NationalIICB CSIR KolkataIICB CSIR Kolkata03-Mar-201705-Mar-2017Participated
NationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam16-Feb-201717-Feb-2017Participated
NationalBVK College, VisakhapatnamBVK College, Visakhapatnam23-Dec-201423-Dec-2014Participated
NationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam17-Dec-201318-Dec-2013Participated
NationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam14-Dec-201215-Dec-2012Participated
NationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam28-Jul-201028-Jul-2010Participated
NationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam11-Dec-200912-Dec-2009Participated
NationalIIT New DelhiIIT New Delhi04-Mar-200406-Mar-2004Participated
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam10-Aug-201711-Aug-2017Participated
InternationalSVPUAT, MeerutMeerut19-Feb-200921-Feb-2009Participated
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
Bioconversion of Agricultural Waste to Bioethanol by Cellulytic Fungi and Yeast FermentationG N S Ramesh ReddyGITAM Deemed to be UniversityBiotechnology2017Full timePhD
Modification of Lignin Biosynthesis in Transgenic Sweet Sorghum through Down regulation of Cinnamyl Alcohol DehydrogenaseKandukuru KasturaiahGITAM Deemed to be UniversityBiotechnology2015Full timePhD
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
Enhancment of Biofuel production from lignocellulosic biomass through genome shuffling of yeast strainsJ Karuna DeviGITAMBiofuels2019Full timePhD
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
NETAgrl Sci Rec Board2004
GATE 96Ministry of HRD Govt. of India1996
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Effective Teaching Learning SkillsFaculty development programGITAM Deemed to be University, VisakhapatnamGITAM Institute of Science, GITAM, Visakhapatnam10-Jun-201914-Jun-2019Participated
INSPIRE 2018Quality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam12-Dec-201816-Dec-2018Organized
Science Academies Lecture WorkshopQuality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam23-Nov-201824-Nov-2018Organized
Lecture WorkshopQuality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam27-Nov-201528-Nov-2015Organized
Awareness prog on ShodgangaQuality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam23-Mar-201523-Mar-2015Participated
Refresher course on Bioinformatics in Modern BiologyFaculty development programManipal University, ManipalManipal University, Manipal05-May-201417-May-2014Participated
Patent AwarenessFaculty development programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam28-Oct-201328-Oct-2013Participated
Science Expo 2013Quality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam28-Feb-201302-Mar-2013Organized
Science Expo 2009Quality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam28-Feb-200902-Mar-2009Participated
Recent advances ...ProteomicsQuality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam14-Feb-200914-Feb-2009Participated
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Indo US WorkshopQuality improvement programGITAMGITAM Visakhapatnam20-Jul-201821-Jul-2018Participated
Organization nameMembership categoryMembership type
Indian Science Congress AssociationLifeMember
Indian Science Congress AssociationLifeMember
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