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Biotechnologist , researcher

Manoj Prasad, Indian biotechnologist, researcher. Achievements include development of of molecular markers for 3 different bread wheat grain quality traits; development of of markers for grain protein content and their validation in bread wheat. Fellow: Bhabha Atomic Research Centre; member: National Botanical Society (life), Association Promotion DNA Fingerprinting & Other DNA Technologies (life).

Background

Prasad, Manoj was born on December 16, 1970 in Ratsar (Ballia), Uttar Pradesh, India. Son of Bhuwaneshwar and Santi Prasad.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Calcutta, India, 1992. Master of Science, University Calcutta, India, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, University Calcutta, India, 1998.

Career

Research associate Church Charan Singh University, Meerut, India, 1998—2000. Alexander von Humboldt fellow Institute Plant Genetics & Crop Plant Research, Gatersleben, Germany, 2000—2001, postdoctoral fellow Germany, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of of molecular markers for 3 different bread wheat grain quality traits. Development of of markers for grain protein content and their validation in bread wheat.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Molecular Techniques in Crop Improvement, 2001. Contributor scientific papers to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Bhabha Atomic Research Centre. Member: National Botanical Society (life), Association Promotion DNA Fingerprinting & Other DNA Technologies (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Badminton, cricket, football.

Connections

Married Sarika Gupta.

father:
Bhuwaneshwar Prasad

mother:
Santi Prasad

spouse:
Sarika Gupta.