Dr. Manish Kumar Suthar

Dr. Manish Kumar Suthar
Discipline:Ag. Biotechnology Designation: Scientist Since Jan, 2016
Email: manish.sar1234@gmail.com Mobile: +91-9559758330

Academic Qualifications

Degree Institute/ University Year of completion Subject(s) with major field
BSc Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner 2006 Agriculture
MSc Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner 2008 Ag. Biotechnology
PhD CSIR-CDRI, Lucknow & JNU, New Delhi 2014 Biotechnology

Employment Record & Experience (Starting from the present position)

Designation Organization Institution & place of posting Period(From-to) Duration(years, months)
Scientist ICAR, New Delhi NAARM, Hyderabad (FOCARS Training) 01.01.2016 to 31.03.2016
Scientist ICAR, New Delhi ICAR-Directorate of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Research, Anand, Gujarat, India 11.04.2016 to till date

Current responsibilities:

Recent 3 major contributions:

Recent awards and recognitions:

  • Winner of University Merit scholarship during M.Sc. (Rajasthan Agricultural University (RAU), Bikaner)
  • CSIR- NET/JRF for Biological Science (For Ph.D)
  • ICAR (Indian Council of Agricultural Research)-NET (National Eligibility Test) – 2013 for Plant Science
  • Winner of Best Poster presentation award (14th International Conference of Indian Sociaty of Chemist and Biologists (ISCBC)-2010 at Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, (U.P.), 15-18 Jan. 2010)
  • Winner of Best Poster presentation award (24th National Congress of Parasitology, April 27-29, 2013 (Jointly organized by Regional Medical Research centre for Tribals Jabalpur & Indian Society of Parasitology) At Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Jabalpur (M.P.)

Current collaborative activities:

Recent most significant publications:

  • Suthar MK, Mukul Purva, Maherchandani Sunil, Kashyap Sudhir Kumar (2016). Identification and in silico analysis of cattle DExH/D box RNA helicases, Springer Plus 5:25.
  • Verma Anita, Sharat Chandra, Suthar MK, Doharey PK, Mohammad Imran Siddiqi, Saxena JK (2016). NADP+binding effects tryptophan accessibility, folding and stability of recombinant B. malayi G6PD. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 85, 645–654.
  • Gati Krushna Panigrahi, Suthar MK, Neeraj Verma, Somya Asthana, Anurag Tripathi, Shailendra K. Gupta, Saxena JK, S. Raisuddin, Mukul Das (2015). Investigation of the interaction of anthraquinones of Cassia occidentalis seeds with bovine serum albumin by molecular docking and spectroscopic analysis: Correlation to their in vitro cytotoxic potential. Food Research International.
  • Pawan Kumar, Suthar MK, Verma Anita, Saxena JK(2014). Molecular cloning and characterization of Brugia malayi thymidylate kinase. Acta Tropica, 133:83-92.
  • Rahul Shivahare, Venkateswarlu Korthikunta, Hardik Chandasana, Suthar MK, Pragati Agnihotri, Preeti Vishwakarma, Telaprolu K. Chaitanya, Papireddy Kancharla, Tanvir Khaliq, Rabi Sankar Bhatta, J. Venkatesh Pratap, Saxena JK, Suman Gupta, Narender Tadigoppula (2014). Synthesis, Structure-Activity Relationships, and Biological Studies of Chromenochalcones as Potential Antileishmanial Agents. J. Med Chem, 57(8):3342-57.
  • Suthar MK, Doharey PK, Verma Anita, Saxena JK (2013). Behavior of Plasmodium falciparum Purine Nucleoside Phosphorylase in Macromolecular Crowded Environment. International journal of Biological Macromolecules, doi:pii: S0141-8130(13)00524-2. 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2013.09.036.
  • Suthar MK, Verma Anita, Doharey PK, Saxena JK (2013). Single Tryptophan of Disordered Loop from Plasmodium falciparum Purine Nucleoside Phosphorylase: Involvement in Catalysis and Microenvironment. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 170(4):868-79.
  • Verma Anita, Suthar MK, Doharey PK, Gupta S, Yadav S, Chauhan PM, Saxena JK (2013). Molecular cloning and characterization of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase from Brugia malayi, Parasitology 140(7):897-906. doi: 10.1017/S0031182013000115. Epub 2013 Mar 18.
  • Sharma M, Chauhan K, Shivahare R, Vishwakarma P, Suthar MK, Sharma A, Gupta S, Saxena JK, Lal J, Chandra P, Kumar B, Chauhan PM (2013). Discovery of a New Class of Natural Product-Inspired Quinazolinone Hybrid as Potent Antileishmanial agents. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 56(11):4374-92. doi: 10.1021/jm400053v. Epub 2013 May 7.
  • Tuteja R, Ansari A, Anita, Suthar MK, Saxena JK (2012). Genome wide computational analysis of Brugia malayi helicases: a comparison with human host. Gene. 499(1):202-8. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2012.02.036. Epub 2012 Feb 28.


  • Saxena JK, Verma Anita, Suthar MK, Doharey PK, Singh Alok R. (2013). Chapter published in Book: Filariasis: Biochemistry and Chemotherapeutic Targets. In Nematodes: Morphology, Functions and Management Strategies. Publisher: Nova Publisher USA. ISBN 978-1-61470-784-4. 83-107.

Other professional activities:

  • Life member of Indian Society of Parasitology.