Research Archive

The Department of Biotechnology Research Archive contains research publications and other research output produced by the students and faculty members of the Department. Content includes copies of journal articles, conference papers, dissertations, theses and other types of research publications. The full text of many of these items are available on request and be used in accordance with copyright and end-user permissions.

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2011

Isolation and Characterization of Actinomycetes from Surrounding Soil of Medicinal Plants
Aagat Awasthi, Pranita Kaphle, Pratima Pandey, Sabita Kadel, Shristi Neupane
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Janardan Lamichhane, Ph.D. (E-mail: ljanardan@ku.edu.np)

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Optimization of Sachharification of Cellulosic Materials from Cellulose Using Cellulolytic Bacteria
Asha Bhandari, Niru Karki, Sandipty Kayastha, Sughosh Neupane, Rupak Thapa
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Tika B Karki, Ph.D. (E-mail: ktika@ku.edu.np)
Co-Supervisor(s):
Hemanta Raj Mainali (E-mail: hemanta@ku.edu.np)

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Isolation, Characterization and Evaluation of Real Time RT-PCR Procedures for Diagnosis of Clinical Samples of Foot and Mouth Disease Virus in Nepal
Jyoti Joshi, Jyotsna Joshi, Utsav Joshi, Himadri Bahadur Thapa
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Janardan Lamichhane, Ph.D. (E-mail: ljanardan@ku.edu.np)
Dr. Vijay Chandra Jha, Senior Veterinary Officer FMD & TAD's Laboratory (E-mail: jhavc@hotmail.com)
Co-Supervisor(s):
Dr. Salina Manandhar, Senior Veterinary Officer, Central Veterinary Laboratory (E-mail: smanandhar76@yahoo.com)

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Production of Polyclonal Antibody in Response to BSA in Rabbit and its Purification
Rosy Chaulagain, Elina Maskey, Alisha Nepal
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Parash Mani Timilsina (E-mail: timipara@ku.edu.np)

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Antimicrobial and Antiproliferative Assay of Seven Different High Altitude Medicinal Plants of Nepal
Mukund Bhandari, Surya Bahadur Chhetri, Sameer Pokhrel, Rupak Timilsina
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Janardan Lamichhane, Ph.D. (E-mail: ljanardan@ku.edu.np)
Co-Supervisor(s):
Tirtha Maiya Shrestha, Department of Pharmacy, Kathmandu University (E-mail: trimaya@ku.edu.np)

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Assessment of Detection Efficacy of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Sputum Samples by Real Time PCR Based Method
Suresh Banjara, Basanta K Dahal, Sarbesh D Dangol, Sundar Hengoju, Kul S Shrestha
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Subodh K Upadhyaya (E-mail: subodh@ku.edu.np)
Sameer M Dixit, Ph.D., Country Director, Center for Molecular Dynamics - Nepal (E-mail: s.dixit@cmdn.org)

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Production of Polyclonal Antibody Against Formalin Inactivated E. coli ATCC 25922 in Rabbit
Ankita Poudyal, Pragya Malla, Pramila Shakya
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Parash Mani Timilsina (E-mail: timipara@ku.edu.np)

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2010

Bioprospecting of Dendrobium amoenum and Swertia chirayita
Manisha Bista, Prativa Sharma, Shristi Shrestha
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Bhupal G Shrestha, Ph.D. (E-mail: bgs@ku.edu.np)

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2009

Isolation and Characterization of Thermophilic Bacteria from Bhurung Hot Spring of Beni, Myagdi District, Nepal
Nitish Maharjan, Sailendra Pradhananga, Samartha Bilash Upadhya
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Jyoti Maharjan, Ph.D.

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Analysis of Mutation in katG gene of Multidrug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis and SLC11A1 Polymorphism in Multidrug Resistance Tuberculosis Using PCR-RFLP Technique
Kriti Joshi, Raunak Man Shrestha, Rubin Narayan Joshi
(A project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology)

Supervisor(s):
Bhupal G Shrestha, Ph.D. (E-mail: bgs@ku.edu.np)
Bal Hari Poudel, Genetics Nepal (E-mail: balbiotech@gmail.com)

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ARTICLE PUBLISHED!

Analysis of KatG Ser315Thr Mutation in Multidrug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis and SLC11A1 Polymorphism in Multidrug Resistance Tuberculosis in Central Development Region of Nepal Using PCR-RFLP Technique: A Pilot Study
Raunak Shrestha, Rubin Narayan Joshi, Kriti Joshi, Bal Hari Poudel, Bhupal Govinda Shrestha
Nepal Journal of Biotechnology. Jan. 2011, Vol. 1, No. 1 : 14-21