Dr. Garima Chouhan
- Area Of Interest
- Award & Recognition
- Research & Publications
PhD Biotechnology with specialization in parasite immunology, drug development and drug repurposing against infectious diseases.
Research experience in field of development of nano- and liposomal-vaccines as well as drugs in experimental visceral leishmaniasis
- PhD Biotechnology
- School of Studies in Biotechnology
- BSc Zoology (H)
- Molecular target based designing of drug and vaccines against infectious diseases.
- Development of efficient drug delivery systems for targeted delivery of drugs.
- Understanding mechanisms of immune system associated diseases/pathogens.
- Best Poster Award. UGC-SAP (DRS-1) National Seminar on Plant Biotechnology: Challenges and Opportunities in 21st Century. Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, March 3-4, 2014. Cinnamomum cassia alters the immunological patterns of Leishmania donovani infected hamsters to exert antileishmanial activity.
- Outstanding Poster Presentation Award. CYTO 2012, XXVII Congress of the International Society for Advancement of Cytometry, Leipzig, Germany, June 23-27, 2012. Antileishmanial potential of P. nigrum against L. donovani.
- Student Travel Award. CYTO 2012, XXVII Congress of the International Society for Advancement of Cytometry, Leipzig, Germany, June 23-27, 2012.
- Student Travel Award. CYTO 2011, XXVI Congress of the International Society for Advancement of Cytometry, Baltimore, Maryland, USA 20-25, 2011.
- Chouhan G, Islamuddin M, Want MY, Ozbak HA, Hemeg HA, Sahal D, Afrin F: Leishmanicidal activity of Piper nigrum bioactive fractions is interceded via apoptosis in vitro and substantiated by Th1 immunostimulatory potential in vivo. Front Microbiol. 6:1368, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.01368. IF= 4.0, ISSN-1664-302X.
- Chouhan G, Islamuddin M, Want MY, Abdin MZ, Ozbak HA, Hemeg HA, Sahal D, Afrin F: Apoptosis mediated leishmanicidal activity of Azadirachta indica bioactive fractions is accompanied by Th1 immunostimulatory potential and therapeutic cure in vivo. Parasit and Vectors. 2015, 8:183, IF=3.43, ISSN-1756-3305).
- Chouhan G, Islamuddin M, Ahmad F, Sahal D, Afrin F: Antileishmanial potential of Piper nigrum seed extracts against Leishmania donovani. Open J Med Microbiol. 2014, 4:228-235, ISSN-2165-3372.
- Want MY, Islamuddin M, Chouhan G, Abdin MZ, Dasgupta AK, Chattopadhyay AP, Afrin F: Therapeutic efficacy of artemisinin-loaded nanoparticles in experimental visceral leishmaniasis. Colloid Surf B Biointerfaces. 2015, 130:215-221. IF= 4.15; ISSN: 0927-7765.
- Islamuddin M, Chouhan G, Farooque A, Dwarakanath BS, Sahal D, and Afrin F: Th1-biased immunomodulation and therapeutic potential of Artemisia annua in murine visceral leishmaniasis. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015, 9:e3321, IF=4.72, ISSN-1935-2727.
- Islamuddin M, Chouhan G, Tyagi M, Abdin MZ, Sahal D, Afrin F: Leishmanicidal activities of Artemisia annua leaf essential oil against visceral leishmaniasis. Front Microbiol. 2014, 5:626-641, IF= 4.0, ISSN-1664-302X.
- Want MY, Islamuddin M, Chouhan G, Dasgupta AK, Chattopadhyay AP, Afrin F. A new approach for the delivery of artemisinin: formulation, characterization, and ex-vivo antileishmanial studies. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2014, 432:258–269, IF=3.36, ISSN-0021-9797.
- Review Article
- Chouhan G, Islamuddin M, Sahal D, Afrin F: Exploring the role of medicinal plant based immunomodulators for effective therapy of leishmaniasis. Front Immunol. 2014, 5:193, ISSN-1664-3224.
- Book Chapter
- Chouhan G, Ozbak HA, Hemeg HA, Afrin F: Leishmanicidal compounds of natural origin: their prospective mantle in antileishmanial therapy. Book chapter in “The battle against Microbial Pathogens: Basic Science, Technological Advances and Educational Programs”. (A. Méndez-Vilas, Ed.). Formatex Research Center. 2015, 1:174-184.
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