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Intern with SCCCS

Research Interests and Expertise: She received a Master’s in Microbiology from Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya (A Central University), Sagar M.P., with a specialization in Microbiology and Biotechnology. Her M.Sc. dissertation project was focused on the green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using leaf extract from Parthenium hysterophorus and Asparagus racemosus. In SCCCS, she is working on the concept of Climate change and Candidiasis in the human population.
Research Interests and Expertise: Afshan received her Master’s in Zoology from Patna Science College, Patna University, Bihar, with specialisation in Cell and Molecular Biology. She is keen to investigate the effects of different phytochemicals in controlling microbial infections. She is also interested in understanding the impact of climate change on the spread of zoonosis, an infection that spreads from animal to human). (Specialisation in Cell and Molecular Biology)
Broad Areas:
  • Zoology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Microbiology
Specific Areas:
  • Role of phytochemicals in controlling microbial infections
  • Climate change and Zoonosis