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Dr. Gajendra Bahadur Singh

Ph.D.(Environmental Biotechnology), M.Sc. (Biotechnology), B.Sc. (Chemistry, Botany, Zoology),
Head, Department of Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Institute of Biomedical Education and Research

Q. No.: NH-13/2, ABCIL colony, Renukut, Sonebhadra, UP, 231217
Mangalayatan University,
Aligarh (U.P), India


Mobile : +91 7351002574
Email : gajendra.singh@mangalayatan.edu.in


5 years and 6 months (Teaching), 5 years (Research)

Current Courses Taught

  • B.Tech. Biotechnology
  • M.Tech. Biotechnology
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology and M.Sc. Biotechnology

Research Interests

Environmental Biotechnology, Applied Microbiology, Molecular Biology

Teaching Interests

Recombinant DNA Technology, Stem Cell in Health, Molecular Biology, Instrumentations and Bio-analytical Techniques, Introductory Biotechnology


Research Papers:

  1. Bhatnagar, Y., Singh, G.B., Mathur, A., Srivastava, S., & Gupta, N. (2015).  Biodegradation of carbazole by Pseudomonas sp. GBS.5 immobilized in polyvinyl alcohol beads.  Journal of Biochemical Technology, 6(3), 1003-1007. [IF: 0.903]
  2. Mehndiratta, P., Jain, A., Singh, G. B., Sharma, S., Srivastava, S., Gupta, S., & Gupta, N. (2014). Magnetite nanoparticle aided immobilization of Pseudomonas sp. GBS.5 for carbazole degradation.  Journal of Biochemical Technology, 5(4), 823-825. [IF: 0.903]
  3. Singh, G. B., Gupta, S., & Gupta, N. (2013). Carbazole degradation and biosurfactant production by newly isolated Pseudomonas sp. strain GBS.5. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation, 84, 35-43. [IF: 2.059]
  4. Singh, G. B., Kumar, K., Gupta, S., & Gupta, N. (2013). PCR cloning and characterization of carbazole dioxygenase gene from Pseudomonas sp. GBS.5. International Journal of Biotechnology and Bioengineering Research, 4(3), 207-214.
  5. Singh, G. B., Srivastava, A., Saigal, A., Aggarwal, S., Bisht, S., Gupta, S., Srivastava, S., & Gupta, N. (2011). Biodegradation of carbazole and dibenzothiophene by bacteria isolated from petroleum contaminated sites. Bioremediation Journal, 15, 189-195. [IF: 0.784, SCI]
  6. Singh, G. B., Gupta, S., Srivastava, S., & Gupta, N. (2011) Biodegradation of carbazole by newly isolated Acinetobacter spp. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 87, 522-526. [IF: 1.105, SCI]
  7. Singh, G. B., Srivastava, S., Gupta, S., & Gupta, N. (2011) Evaluation of carbazole degradation by Enterobacter sp. isolated from hydrocarbon contaminated soil. Recent Research in Science and Technology, 3, 44-48.

Professional Affiliations

Membership of Indian Science Congress,
Membership of Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES),
Reviewer of Bioremediation Journal, Taylor and Francis, UK

Other Achievements

  • Organized (as Organizing Secretary) two days National Conference on “Bioresources as a key to Value Added Products” (NCBKVAP2016) organized by Mangalayatan University, Aligarh, India, April 29-30, 2016.
  • Organized (as Joint Organizing Secretary) two days National Workshop on “Good laboratory Practices” Jointly organized by NJIL & OMD, Agra and Mangalayatan University, Aligarh, India, May 11-12, 2015.
  • G.B. Singh, A. Srivastava, S. Bisht, N. Gupta, “Screening and isolation of microorganisms involved in refining fossil fuels,” in Proceedings of International Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources TIMS-09, MP, India, Nov 10-12, p. 70, 2009.  [First prize for oral presentation]