Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0412

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Arun Kumar

Arun Kumar

Arun Kumar
Biotechnology Division
IHBT (CSIR), India


2007-2012    Ph.D. Biotechnology (Submitted) from Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (CSIR), Palampur, H.P. INDIA and Department of Biotechnology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India.
(Title: “Bioprospecting Thermostable Superoxide Dismutase from the Flora of Western Himalayas”)
2002-2004    Masters of Science (Biotechnology)  from Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab, India.
1998-2002    Bachelors of Science (with Botany, Chemistry and Zoology)  from College of Basic Sciences, CSKHPKVV, Palampur, H.P. India.

Research Interest

Medicinal plants list, An inquisitive and explorative attitude contributes to a constant learning process and adds to the immense potential for innovation in the field of Science. I believe investigating the mysteries of life will always keeps my mind young and flexible. Enthralled with nature’s beauty of life, I am interested in understanding the plant growth and survival in response to environmental cues (biotic or abiotic). I am using an integrated ‘-omics’ approach (i.e. – genomics, proteomics, transcriptomics and) coupled with computational biology approach to realize my aspirations and to discover more and more about life and living organisms.