List of Funded Research Projects - Ongoing

S.No.

Title of the Project

Funding Agency with reference number and date

Total Budget of the project
(in Rs.)

Duration

Name of the PI and CI

1

Evaluation of antibiotics producing Streptomyces spp. against rhizome rot disease in turmeric

UGC, New Delhi
(MRO-Major-BIOT-2013-12463) Dated 02.02.2015

16,06,600/-

2015-16

Dr.P.Ponmurugan

2

Nanobiotechnological approaches for the management of stem and root diseases of tea plants using indigenous biocontrol agents 

National Tea Research Foundation (NTRF), Kolkata.   (Ref. No.: NTRF:17 (334)/2014/5152 dated 13th October, 2015)

12,63,600/-

2015 - 18

Dr.P.Ponmurugan

3

Molecular mechanism of antimutagenic and anticancerous activities of southern Indian tea catechins 

Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi (DST/INSPIRE Fellowship/2015/IF150459 dated 8th January 2016)

20,50,000/-

2016 – 20

Ms.S.Suganya

Dr.P.Ponmurugan

4

Prediction of binding sites of certain ligands for class I and class II type human olfactory receptor (ORs) subclusters, and pharmacological study for proposed drugs in mouse cell lines, preclinical trials for inhalation therapy

Women Scientist Scheme-B (WOS-B)” from DST, New Delhi
(DST/Disha/SoRF-PM/051/2013(G) dated 11.02.2016)

22,03,000/-

2016-19

Dr. B. Nagarathnam

5

Evaluation of antiarthritic and ameliorative potential of terrestrial and marine lichens

SERB, New Delhi
(YSS/2015/001760 dated11.01.2016)

40,75,000/-

2016-19

Dr. K. Syed Zameer Ahmed

6
Development of simple with rapid protocol for identification of lichens obtained from Western Ghats using Image Processing Techniques in cloud computing

SERB, New Delhi

(EMR/2014/000711 dated 15.03.2016)

29,71,000/-
2016-19

Dr.P.Ponmurugan

Mr.I.Muthiah

Dr.B.G.Geetha