Achievements

Achievements, Awards and Honors

  • Private-Public Partnership program with Revelations Biotech Pvt. Ltd.: DDRC has entered into a collaborative research program with revelations Biotech Pvt. Ltd. to develop new approaches for diagnosis and treatment of diabetes. The duration of the program is 5 years.
  • Partnership Centre with Stanford University, Stanford Linear Accelerator Centre, and NCCS: A joint centre, “Centre for Integrative Biology of Non-communicable Diseases”, between DDRC, NCCS-Pune, Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University and the Stanford Linear Accelerator Centre has been awarded the prestigious Indo-US Science and Technology Forum Award 2015. The Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University and DDRC will act as the nodal host institutions for this Centre.
  • Recognition of DDRC by Jadavpur University for the PhD program in Mathematical Biology: Through its Centre for Mathematical Biology and Ecology, Jadavpur University (JU) has granted recognition to DDRC for registering students under the JU PhD program in Mathematical Biology.
  • Dr. Sameena Khan was selected as an Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences, 2016.
  • Dr. Sameena Khan was selected for the NASI Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award in Biological Sciences for 2016.
  • Dr. Sameena Khan was awarded the INSA Medal for Young Scientists for the Year 2015.
  • Dr. Shailendra Asthana, received the Young Investigator Award-2015 at the Conference on Bioinformatics and Computer Aided Drug Design (CBCADD)-2015, recently held at IIT Guwahati, from Dec. 6-8, 2015.
  • Dr. Shailendra Asthana was awarded the DST-SERB Start-Up Young Scientists Research Grant-2015 for his project titled, “Functional characterization of finger loop with/without inhibitors in HCV RNA-Dependent RNA Polymerase: A microscopic picture through computational simulations and its application for new antiviral drug development”.
  • Dr. Sanjay K Banerjee was awarded with the Prof. Shailendra K Vajpeyee Award, 2015 for his research work titled “Role of Nitric Oxide on Hypertension in Diabetes: A Study from bench to Bed”.
  • Dr. Amit Yadav was selected for the “Scientist Lecture” at the Proteomics Society of India Meeting, Vellore, 2015.
  • Ms. Suruchi Aggarwal, Senior Research Fellow, was selected for the “Young Scientist Lecture” at the Proteomics Society of India Meeting, Vellore, 2015.
  • Mr. Puneet Kumar Kadimi, Research Application Developer, was selected for an Oral talk at Proteomics Society of India Meeting, Delhi, 2016.