Prof. (Dr.) Ms. Mercy Devasahayam
Prof. (Dr.) Ms. Mercy Devasahayam
Professor


Department
Center for Transgenic Studies
Qualification
B.Sc. (Hons) (Biochem); M.BIOTECH ; D.Phil (Biochem.)
Area of Specialization
Glycobiology, Molecular Biology
Phone No
+919565824739
E-mail
mercy@shiats.edu.in, memd241@hotmail.com, mercy@shiats.edu.in

Educational Details
DegreeUniversity/BoardYear
D. PhilUniversity of Oxford1997
M.BIOTEHAIIMS, New Delhi1992
B.Sc. (H)University of Delhi1990


Professional Summary

Currently working on biosafety aspects of transgenic technology - resistance development management and gene flow

Also on expression of recombinant glycoproteins from CHO cells - human recombinant erythropoietin.


Expertise

Glycobiology, molecular biology, small scale field trials, gene flow studies


Projects

Expression of human recombinant erythropoietin from Chinese hamster ovary cells - Funded by the Dept., of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt of India for 2 years - (2012-14)


Teaching Experience

6 years +

Masters, M.Phil and PhD supervision


Additional Positions
DesignationOffice/Department
CoordinatorCenter for Advanced Transgenic Studies