Prameela Kandra

Prameela Kandra

Associate Professor, , GST , VSP

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
Ph.DCollege of Science and Technology2012
M.PhilCollege of Science and Technology2008
M.ScChaitanya PG College1999
B.ScJaya Womens College1997


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Teaching associateDr.V.S Krishna Degree and PG college01-06-200631-03-2008
LecturerTSR and TBK Degree and PG college01-06-200031-03-2005
LecturerJaya womens Degree college02-08-199931-03-2000


EcoFriendly Extraction of Biopolymer Chitin and Carotenoids from Shrimp WasteIOP Conference Series Materials Science and Engineering, Scopus, -2017, 225, 1-9

Next generation nutraceutical from shrimp waste The convergence of applications with extraction methods. Food Chemistry, Scopus, -2017, 237, 121-132

Comparison of Compositional Characteristics of Marine and Freshwater Shrimp Waste International Journal of pharmacy and pharmaceutical research, Others, -2017, 10, 235-250

Development , physicochemical and sensory evaluation of natural nutra candyJournal of food science and technology52, Web of science, -2015, 52, 7535-7539

Current understanding of synergistic interplay of chitosan nanoparticles and anticancer drugs Merits and Challenges. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Scopus, -2015, 99, 2055-64

Screening of the antimicrobial synergy of medicinal plants that are commonly used in traditional healing.World journal of Pharmaceutical research, Others, -2013, 2, 3117-3128

Efficient use of shrimp waste Present and Future trendsApplied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Scopus, -2012, 93 , 17-29

Screening of Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Potentials of Acacia caesia, Dillenia pentagyna and Buchanania lanzan from Maredumilli Forest of India.Journal of pharmacy research, EBSCO Host, -2012, 5, 1734-1738

Partial purification and characterization of bacteriocin produced by Lactobacillus plantarum and its antibacterial activityJournal of pharmacy research, Others, -2011, 4, 2563-2565

Optimization of fermentation of shrimp biowaste under different carbon sources for recovery of chitin and carotenoids by using Lactic acid bacteriaJournal of pharmacy research, Others, -2011, 3(12)2888, 2888-2889

Isolation and characterization of Lactic Acid Bacteria from shrimp biowaste (Penaeus monodon). Journal of pharmacy research, Others, -2011, 4, 2559-2560

BioEfficiency of Pediococcus acidilactici ATCC 8042 for Recovery of Chitin and Carotenoids in the Fermentation of Shrimp BiowasteInternational Journal of ChemTech Research, Google scholar, -2010, 2, 1924-1928

Extraction of pharmaceutically important Chitin and Carotenoids from shrimp biowaste by microbial fermentation method.Journal of pharmacy research, Others, -2010, 3, 2393-2395

Bioremediation of Shrimp Biowaste by Using Natural Probiotic for Chitin and Carotenoid Production an Alternative Method to Hazardous Chemical MethodInternational Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology , Others, -2010, 1, 903-910

ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY OF SELECTED INDIAN MEDICINAL PLANTSAsian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Environmental Sciences, Scopus, -2009, 11, 355-360

Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
A comparative study of Microbial and Chemical methods for the Extraction, Purification and Characterization of a Nutraceutical Astaxanthin, from marine and fresh water shrimp shell discardsDSTSERB3617-Jul-2014
Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
Biopolymers for Food Design ConsumerFriendly Natural IngredientsChaptersElsevierBiopolymers11-329780128114492018
Board nameJournal name
Board nameJournal name
Taylor and FrancisCritical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition
SpringerPlant foods for human nutrition
SpringerJournal of food science and technology
ElsevierFood chemistry
American Society for HorticultureHortscience
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalIndian Immunology society CME with Department of Biochemistry, Andhra UniversityDept of Biochemistry Andhra University Visakhapatnam07-Dec-201308-Dec-2013Participated
NationalCentre for Environmental Nuclear Research, Directorate of Research, SRM University ChennaiSRM University Chennai17-Dec-201218-Dec-2012Participated
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalGITAMGITAM10-Aug-201711-Aug-20171.Microbial extraction of nutraceutical from shrimp shell discardsParticipatedVenkatesh
InternationalDADi InstituteDAdi institute of Technology27-Dec-201628-Dec-2016.EcoFriendly Extraction of Biopolymer Chitin and Carotenoids from Shrimp WasteParticipatedVenkatesh
InternationalKaktiya universityKakatiya university28-Jan-201630-Jan-20163.Efficient use of shrimp waste for extraction of medicinally important nutraceutical AstaxanthinParticipatedVenkatesh
InternationalChemistry GIS GITAM UniversityGITAM Visakhaptnam14-Dec-201517-Dec-2015Synthesis of chitosan Nano particlesParticipated
InternationalOmics InternationalHyd26-Oct-201527-Oct-2015Almighty Astaxanthin Over view on nutraceutical based approach to aim to combat cancerParticipatedMurali mohan
InternationalAU College of Engineering, Andhra UniversityAU College of Engineering, Andhra University30-Jun-201401-Jul-2014Current Scenario of shrimp waste managementParticipated
InternationalIndian Institute of Chemical Technology (CSIR IICT) HyderabadIndian Institute of Chemical Technology (CSIR IICT) Hyderabad02-Mar-201405-Mar-20147.Synthesis and characterization of chitosanselenium nanoparticles for drug delivery applicationsParticipated
InternationalDept of Biotechnology Kakatiya University WarangalKakatiya University Warangal07-Feb-201309-Feb-201310.16S rRNA gene sequence analysis of lactic acid bacteria for shrimp waste processingParticipated
InternationalOMICS Group HyderabadOMICS Hyderabad21-Mar-201123-Mar-2011Participated
InternationalDept of Biotechnology Kakatiya University WarangalKakatiya University Warangal02-Nov-201004-Nov-2010Participated
InternationalDr VS Krishna Degree college VisakhapatnamDr VS Krishna Govt Degree College Visakhapatnam08-Mar-201009-Mar-2010Participated
Title of the thesisName of the studentName of the college / universityMajor subject areaYear of admissionType of admissionThesis specification
A study on Microbial extraction of Astaxanthin from shrimp wasteKuncham VenkateshGIS, GITAMMarine biotechnologyFull 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
Deciphering the role of membrane located high affinity zinc transporter (tzn1) in conidiation process of Nurospora CrassaPandala Divya RupaMolecular biology2018Full timePhD
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
two day training programme on Flow cytometryFaculty development programDept of Biotechnology, GITAM VisakhapatnamGIT GITAM Visakhapatnam24-Jan-201725-Jan-2017Participated
Advanced analytical and molecular techniquesFaculty development programDST Purse program Dept. of Biochemistry Andhra UniversityDept. of Biochemistry Andhra University30-Nov-201501-Dec-2015Participated
Applications of NanotechnologyFaculty development programDept of Mechanical Engineering GIT GITAM VisakhapatnamGIT GITAM Visakhapatnam06-Aug-201413-Aug-2014Participated
Six Sigma MethodologyFaculty development programCLS GITAM in association with TCSGIT GITAM Visakhapatnam12-Jun-201414-Jun-2014Participated
Mathematical algorithms and Statistical analysisFaculty development programCollege of Science and Technology, Andhra UniversityCollege of Science and Technology, Andhra University02-Aug-201007-Aug-2010Participated
Emerging Experimental Techniques in Molecular BiologyFaculty development programDept. of Biotechnology College of Engineering GITAM VisakhapatnamGIT GITAM Visakhapatnam24-Aug-200625-Aug-2006Participated
Refresher course on recent trends in plant biotechnologyFaculty development programSponsored by AP Netherlands Biotechnology Program, Biotechnology Division Andhra University VisakhapatnamBiotechnology Division Andhra University Visakhapatnam03-Dec-200524-Dec-2005Participated
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Organization nameMembership categoryMembership type
Indian Science Congress AssociationLifeMember
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A Process For Preparation of Long Term Storage Pumpkin Jam201841011306 AIndian14 Dec, 2018
Extraction of Astaxanthin from Solenocera melantho201741018601Indian25 Aug, 2017
Preparation of enriched Quercetin tetra methyl ether extract from Saussurea Obvallata and compositions thereof201741018602 AIndian25 Aug, 2017
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