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​FUNDING FOR RESEARCH

10. Project Title: Peptide Aggregation in Neurodegenerative Diseases: Metal-mediated Tyrosine and    

    Histidine Modifications in Amyloid beta-Peptides.
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi.
    Category: Regular
    Duration: March 2012 - March 2015.

    [The outcome of this project has been rated "EXCELLENT" by the PAC].

9. Project Title: Development of selenazole drugs as a novel class of anti-cancer agents targeting the

    immune regulatoryenzyme indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase.
    Funding Agency: Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi
    Category: Indo-Australian Biotechnology Fund
    Duration: June 2011 - December 2014

8. Project Title: Glutathione Peroxidase and Peroxynitrite Reductase Mimetics
    Funding Agency: DST/British Council
    Category: Standard Research Award
    Duration: October 2009 - September 2012

7. Project Title: Bioinorganic Chemistry of Enzymatic Halogenations: Understanding the role of Redox

    Active Metalloproteins.
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Category: Swarnajayanti Fellowship
    Duration: October 2008 - September 2013

6. Project Title: Antibiotic Resistance and Zinc Hydrolases: Understanding the Role of
    Metallo-b-lactamases.
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Category: Regular
    Duration: January 2008 - January 2011

5. Project Title: Anti-Thyroid Drugs and Thyroid Hormone Synthesis.
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Category: Ramanna Fellowship
    Duration: August 2006 - July 2009
    [The outcome of this project has been rated "EXCELLENT" by the PAC].

4. Project Title: Synthetic Selenium compounds as Mimics of Selenoenzyme.
    Funding Agency: Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany
    Category: Equipment Grants - Flash Chromatography System 

3. Project Title: Selenocysteine-mediated Native Chemical Ligation: Towards Total Chemical Synthesis

    of Metalloproteins.

    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Category: Invited Proposal
    Duration: July 2004 - June 2007
    [The outcome of this project has been rated "EXCELLENT" by the PAC].

2. Project Title: Application of Synthetic Organoselenium Compounds in Biochemical Deiodination

    Reactions.
    Funding Agency: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi
    Category: Regular
    Duration: Feb. 2004 - Jan. 2007

1. Project Title: Chemically Modified Proteases: Mimics of Iodothyronine Deiodinases.
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
    Category: Fast Track Proposal for Young Scientists
    Duration: June 2003 - May 2006
    [The outcome of this project has been rated "EXCELLENT" by the PAC and
    subsequently awarded Ramanna Fellowship].