Dr Lokesh Chandra Mishra

Assistant Professor | Department of Zoology Contact (Off.): +91-11-27667458 Email Address : lokesh20sept@yahoo.co.in

Specialization Molecular Parasitology, Cell Biology and Entomology

Subjects taught Zoology/Life Science

Administrative Assignments 1. Worked as in-charge in several departmental duties in college: • Zoological Society (2009-2010, 2012-2013 & 2013-14) • Library (2010-11) • Non-consumable items (2011-12, 2014-15) • Admissions, Zoology (2011-12) • Excursions, Zoology (2011-12) • Superintendent Practical Exams, Zoology (2011-12) • Editor in chief and council member for departmental magazine “Srishti” 2014 issue. • Life Science Society 2014-15. • Coordinator internal assessment for 2014-15 (Exams). • Member Zoological Society (2014-15) • Teacher In Charge Department of Zoology (2016-17) 2. College level duties/committees: • Member Environment Awareness Committee (2011-12 & 2012-13) • Member Student Welfare Committee (2011-12 & 2012-13) • Member Hostel Committee as Principal Nominee (2011-14) • Member Election Committee as Principal Nominee (2011-14) • Member Student’s Union Advisory Committee (2011-14) • Convenor Student Welfare Committee (2013-14) • Member Development Fund Committee (2013-15) • Member Academic Affairs Committee (2013-14) • Convenor Purchase Committee Innovation Projects (2013-14) • College Coordinator Innovation Plaza at Antardhwani 2014. • Member of Committee formed for NAAC application (2014) • Coordinator Innovation Plaza-Hansraj College at Antardhvani-2014. • Member coordinators Committee for University Prospectus cum form distribution (2014-15) • Deputy Superintendent University Exams (2012) • Superintendent University Exams (2012) • Convenor Environment Awareness Committee (2014-15) • Coordinator Innovation Plaza-Hansraj College at Antardhvani-2015. • Member “Garden Committee” for 2015-16. • Member “Development Committee” for 2015-16. • Member Annual report Committee for 2014-15. • Nodal Officer for Innovation Projects 2015-16. • Nodal Officer for various activities in college and coordination with Delhi University (2015-16). • Convener College Admissions Committee (Science) for 2016-17. • Member of Departmental Promotion Committee for the promotion of laboratory attendant to the post of laboratory assistant held on 10.11.2016. • Superintendent for various competitive exams held at Hans Raj College Center in 2012: • UGC-NET-JRF examination • B.Tech./B.S. Entrance Examination, CIC, DU. • LL.B. Entrance Test Examination, Faculty of Law, DU. • Joint Entrance Examination-2012 to BBS/BFIA and BA(H) Business Economics, DU. • M.Com Entrance Test, DU. • MBBS & BDS Entrance Examination, Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana. 3. University duties: • Paper Setter and Head Examiner for different papers. • Regular Evaluation (Examiner) at CEC, Miranda House, DU. • Regular Examiner for different Practical Examinations. 4. Presiding Officer for the Senate Election of Panjab University Chandigarh at Hans Raj College, in September, 2012. 5. Participated (As Convenor HARITIMA) in “Plantation Drive 2014” in association with Forest Department, Govt of NCT of Delhi and Hindu College on 13 August 2014.

Thesis • Doctor of Philosophy Title: Novel Artemisinin Based Combinations against Blood Stages of Plasmodium falciparum And Their Effect on Some Vital Metabolic Events. Year:2011. Supervisor: Prof. V.K. Bhasin, Molecular Parasitology Lab, Department of Zoology, University of Delhi.

Books CHAPTERS FOR NATIONAL SCIENCE DIGITAL LIBRARY (NSDL)-A PROJECT OF NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION RESOURCES (NISCAIR) UNDER COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH (CSIR) 1. Cells and organs of immune system Lokesh Chandra Mishra (2005) 2. Antigens, Epitope and Haptens Lokesh Chandra Mishra (2005) 3. AIDS and other immunodeficiencies and Autoimmunity Lokesh Chandra Mishra (2006) CHAPTERS FOR UNDERGRADUATE COURSES (ONLINE RESOURSES, CELL BIOLOGY) AT INSTITUTE OF LIFE LONG LEARNING (ILLL), UNIVERSITY OF DELHI 1. Endoplasmic Reticulum Lokesh Chandra Mishra & Gauri Mishra (2015-16) http://vle.du.ac.in/file.php/549/CELL_BIO/Endoplasmic_reticulum_ILLL.pdf ISSN 2349-154X 2. Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cell Lokesh Chandra Mishra & Gauri Mishra (2015-16) http://vle.du.ac.in/file.php/549/CELL_BIO/Prokaryotic_Eukaryotic_Cells_Corrected_Revised.pdf ISSN 2349-154X 3. Virus, Viroids, Mycoplasma and Prions Lokesh Chandra Mishra & Gauri Mishra (2015-16) http://vle.du.ac.in/file.php/549/CELL_BIO/Viruse_Viroids_Mycoplasma_and_Prions.pdf ISSN 2349-154X CHAPTER FOR E-PATHSHALA FOR POST GRADUATE COURSES –AN MHRD PROJECT UNDER ITS NATIONAL MISSION ON EDUCATION THROUGH ICT (NME-ICT), GOVT. OF INDIA 1. Giardia: Mode of Infection Lokesh Chandra Mishra & Gauri Mishra http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/view_s.php?category=888 2. Plasmodium: Morphology and Life Cycle (2016) Gauri Mishra & Lokesh Chandra Mishra BOOK REVIEWED 1. ”Animal Cell Culture” – Publisher: PHI Learning Private Limited (2012).

Journals Articles RESEARCH - PUBLICATIONS 1. Antiplasmodial interactions between artemisinin and triclosan or ketoconazole combinations against blood stages of Plasmodium falciparum in vitro. Lokesh C. Mishra, Amit Bhattacharya and Virendra K. Bhasin American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2007; 76 (3): 497–501 Article was included in “WHO/AFRO Library Awareness Bulletin for March 2007” issued by World Health Organization (WHO). (http://afrolib.afro.who.int/Infodigest/Mars_07/ATM_Mar_07.htm) 2. In Vitro activity of artemisinin in combination with clotrimazole or heat-treated amphotericin B against Plasmodium falciparum. Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra and Virendra K. Bhasin American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2008; 78(5): 721-728 3. Synthesis of novel substituted 1, 3-diaryl propenone derivatives and their antimalarial activity in vitro. Nidhi Mishra, Preeti Arora, Brajesh Kumar, Lokesh C. Mishra, Amit Bhattacharya, Satish K. Awasthi and Virendra K. Bhasin European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2008; 43 (7): 1530-1535 4. Potent antimalarial activity of newly synthesized substituted chalcone analogs in vitro. Satish K. Awasthi, Nidhi Mishra, Brajesh Kumar, Manish Sharma, Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra, Virendra K. Bhasin Medicinal Chemistry Research November 2009; 18, 407-420. 5. Phytochemical licochalcone A enhances antiplasmodial activity of artemisinin in vitro. Lokesh C. Mishra, Amit Bhattacharya, and Virendra K. Bhasin Acta Tropica 2009; 109, 194–198 Article was included in “Malaria Bulletin” issued by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in March, 2009. 6. Antimalarial pharmacodynamics of chalcone derivatives in combination with artemisinin against Plasmodium falciparum in vitro. Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra, Manish Sharma, Satish K. Awasthi and Virendra K. Bhasin European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2009; 44, 3388-3393 Article was included in Research Highlight as “Combo therapy for malaria” in NATURE India, April 2009. (http://www.nature.com/nindia/2009/090413/full/nindia.2009.100.html) 7. HIV protease inhibitors, indinavir or nelfinavir, augment antimalarial action of artemisinin in vitro. Lokesh C. Mishra, Amit Bhattacharya, Manish Sharma and Virendra K. Bhasin American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2010; 82, 148-150. Article was included in Research Highlight as “Drug combo for HIV, malaria” in NATURE India, February 2010. (http://www.nature.com/nindia/2010/100226/full/nindia.2010.21.html) 8. Antimalarial activity of newly synthesized chalcone derivatives in vitro. Neesha Yadav, Sandeep Dixit, Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra, Manish Sharma, Satish K. Awasthi and Virendra K. Bhasin Chemical Biology and Drug Design 2012; 80: 340–347 9. Spectroscopic Interaction of a Coumarin Derivative with Bovine Serum Albumin Rajeev Sindhu, Anjani K. Tiwari, Lokesh C. Mishra, and M.M. Husain. Cancer Biotherapy & Radiopharmaceuticals 2012; 27(7): 452-456 RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS IN NATURE INDIA (http://www.nature.com/nindia/index.html) 1. “Combo therapy for malaria” published online in NATURE India on 13 April 2009 (doi:10.1038/nindia.2009.100) http://www.nature.com/nindia/2009/090413/full/nindia.2009.100.html 2. “Drug combo for HIV, malaria” published online in NATURE India on 26 February 2010 (doi:10.1038/nindia.2010.21) http://www.nature.com/nindia/2010/100226/full/nindia.2010.21.html

Conference/ Symposium etc. Paper Presented RESEARCH-PRESENTATION (POSTER) IN SYMPOSIUMS & CONFERENCES 1. “In vitro interaction between artemisinin, triclosan or ketoconazole combinations against blood stages of Plasmodium falciparum” (Mishra L. C, Bhattacharya A and Bhasin V. K) at IX International Symposium on Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Puri, Orissa, Feb 15-17, 2008. (WON 3RD PRIZE IN JUNIOR SCIENTIST CATEGORY) 2. “Schizontocidal interactions between twin combination of artemisinin, clotrimazole or triclosan against Plasmodium falciparum in vitro” (Bhattacharya A, Mishra L. C and Bhasin V. K) at IX International Symposium on Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Puri, Orissa, Feb 15-17, 2008. 3. “Antimalarial activity of some novel chalcone analogs in vitro” (Sharma M, Bhattacharya A & Mishra L. C) at International Symposium on Microbial Biotechnology: Diversity, Genomics and Metagenomics, 49th Annual Conference of Association of Microbiologists of India, University of Delhi, Delhi, November 18th – 20th, 2008.

Workshop/ Conference/ Symposium ATTENDED WORKSHOPS ATTENDED 1. ”Basic Training Workshop in Drosophila Genetics” organized by Drosophila Stock Center, Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, on 13th – 14th November, 2010. 2. ”Molecular Biotechnology Techniques” organized by Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi as Co-ordinator/ Staff-organizer sponsored by DBT Star College Scheme, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. Of India 21st-23rd March, 2014. 3. DBT-sponsored Workshop on “Integrating ICT in Teaching and Learning” held from December 11-18, 2015 at Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, University of Delhi. 4. Indo-Portuguese Workshop on Emerging Trends of Nanotechnology in Chemistry and Biology organized by Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College & Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi, India in association with Centro de Quimica da Madeira (CQM), University of Madeira, Portugal on 12-13 February, 2016. 5. Participated as an Organizer in two days Workshop on “Biotechnology techniques” organized by the Department of Zoology, Hansraj College under DBT Star College Scheme on 21-22 March, 2016. INTERNATIONAL / NATIONAL CONFERENCES /WORKSHOPS ATTENDED 1. “New Developments in Rapeseed-Mustard”. Organized by Mustard Research and Promotion Consortium, Government Recognized Scientific & Industrial Research Organization, Jan 21, 2006, New Delhi, India. 2. “XXX All India Cell Biology Conference & Symposium on Molecules to Compartments: Cross-Talks & Networks” organized by Indian Society of Cell Biology from 2nd to 4th February, 2007 at Department of Zoology, Delhi University, Delhi. 3. “IX International Symposium on Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases” organized by National Institute of Malaria Research, New Delhi from 15 to 17 February 2008 at Puri, Orissa. 4. “9th Asia Oceania Congress of Nuclear Medicine and Biology” at Convention Hall, The Ashok Hotel, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, India during 31st October-4th November, 2008. 5. “International Symposium on Microbial Biotechnology: Diversity, Genomics and Metagenomics” organized by Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) from 18 to 20th November, 2008 at the Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, Delhi. 6. “21st Annual Congress of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine – EANM’ 08”. October 11 – October 15, 2008, Munich, Germany. 7. “International Conference on Recent Trends in Developing Bioremediation Strategies for Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) & Other Chlorinated Contaminants” organized by Indo - Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology (ISCB), Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, New Delhi from 9th to 11th February, 2011. 8. ‘Stakeholders’ Consultation and Launch of United Nations Decade on Biodiversity for Asia and Pacific’ organized by Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India on 23rd May, 2011 at Ashok Hotel, New Delhi 9. The Academic Congress “Enabling the Young: Redefining Education” organized by University of Delhi, Delhi on 6th -7th September, 2012. 10. “Medical Cyclotron and PET Imaging: Needs And Challenges” by Department of Nuclear Medicine & Indian College of Nuclear Medicine (ICNM) on the occasion of Silver Jubilee Celebration of Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, 12-13 April, 2014. 11. 1st International Conference on “Emerging Trends of Nanotechnology in Drug Discovery” organized by Sri Venkateswara college, University of Delhi & Department of Biotechnology, UDSC India in association with CQM, University of Madeira, Portugal, held on 26-27 May, 2014 12. Conference on “Role of Technical Terminology in Higher Studies” organized by Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology at Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007 from 23.07.15 to 24.07.15. 13. Participated in Indo-Portuguese Workshop on Emerging Trends of Nanotechnology in Chemistry and Biology organized by Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College & Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi, India in association with Centro de Quimica da Madeira (CQM), University of Madeira, Portugal on 12-13 February, 2016. 14. National Seminar on “Role of Analytical Sciences in Sustainable Development” held on March 4-5, 2016 at Hansraj College, University of Delhi jointly organized by Hansraj College (University of Delhi), Indian Society of Analytical Scientists-Delhi Chapter (ISAS-DC) and Petrotech Society of India. ABSTRACTS 1. Drugs augmenting artemisinin’s anti-falciparum efficacy in vitro Bhasin VK, Bhattacharya A, Mishra LC International Conference on Malaria, New Delhi, Nov 4-6, 2005 2. Anti-malarial drug from the natural resources Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra and Virendra K. Bhasin International Conference on Marine Organisms and their Biomedical Potentials: Expectations and Realizations, Malaysia, May 18-20, 2008 3. “Synergistic antiplasmodial interaction between HIV protease inhibitors, indinavir or nelfinavir, and artemisinin in vitro” (Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra, and Virendra K. Bhasin) at International Scientific Meeting on Malaria Research, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi from 1st to 3rd December 2010. 4. “In Vitro Antimalarial Activity of Newly Synthesised Chalcone Derivatives” (Amit Bhattacharya, Manish Sharma, Lokesh C. Mishra and Virendra K. Bhasin) at XI Symposium on Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Jabalpur, India from 15th -17th October 2011. 5. “HIV Protease Inhibitors, Indinavir or Nelfinavir, Synergize Antimalarial Action of Artemisinin In vitro” (Amit Bhattacharya, Lokesh C. Mishra, and Virendra K. Bhasin) at 10th International Consortium on Anti-Virals (ICAV) International Symposium, ICGEB, India from 7th – 10th October 2012. 6. “Chitosan based nanoparticles of cytarabine (CYT-NP) for drug delivery” (Gauri Mishra, Lokesh Chandra Mishra and Anjani Kumar Tiwari) at Indo-Portuguese Workshop on Emerging Trends of Nanotechnology in Chemistry and Biology organized by Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College & Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi, India in association with Centro de Quimica da Madeira (CQM), University of Madeira, Portugal on 12-13 February, 2016.

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