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CV ...................................................................................................................................................... Name: Anshu Srivastava Department: Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry Work address: B. V.

Patel Pharmaceutical Education and Research Development (PERD) Centre, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India Telephone: +91 79 27439375 Fax: +91 79 2750449 Email id: anshusrivastava16@gmail.com ...................................................................................................................................................... Current position: Scientist B Previous positions: Dates January 2010 to December 2011 May 2009 to December 2009 August 2004 to April 2009 August 2002 to August 2004 Education: Examination SSC HSC B.Sc. M.Sc. Ph.D. PDF Name of the Board / University Central Board of Secondary Education Central Board of Secondary Education Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar NIPER-Ahmedabad (Department of Biotechnology) Year of passing 1994 1996 2000 2002 2009 2011 Subjects Science, Maths, English, Social Studies, Hindi Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Microbiology Biochemistry Biochemistry Biotechnology Position and source of funding DBT-PDF University/Institution National Institute of Pharmaceutical and Education Research (NIPER), Ahmedabad, Gujarat B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad, Gujarat B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad, Gujarat B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Research Associate in DBT sponsored project Research Scholar with Institutional Scholarship JRF in DBT sponsored project

Research areas: Plant biotechnology, Molecular markers, Metabolic engineering, Biopharmaceuticals, Phytochemistry Awards & honours: Postdoctoral Fellowship awarded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India for the project entitled Functional expression of recombinant fusion protein against tumorassociated antigen, ErbB2 in plant system from January 1, 2010 to December 2011. Publications/reviews/books: General Article Neeta Shrivastava, Anshu Srivastava and Harish Padh (2003) Monoclonal Antibodies: an emerging class of therapeutics. Souvenir of 5th International Symposium on Innovations in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology, Mumbai, February 1-3, 75-80. Chapter in Book Anshu Srivastava and Neeta Shrivastava (2010) Direct shoot regeneration of Cassia senna for sustainable production of anthraquinone glycoside Sennoside. In: (Eds. Ashwani Kumar, Sudhir K. Sopory) Applications of Plant Biotechnology: In vitro Propagation, Plant Transformation and Secondary Metabolite Production. I. K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. Anshu Srivastava, Neeta Shrivastava, Niranjan Kanaki, M. Rajani and Harish Padh (2004) Axillary bud multiplication and phytochemical evaluation of Kurchi: an Indian medicinal plant. In: Biotechnology for Better Future, SAC Publication, Mangalore, 106-110. Review Article Neeta Shrivastava and Anshu Srivastava (2008) RNA interference: An emerging generation of biologicals. Biotechnology Journal 3, 339-353. (Impact Factor, 2009 2.1) Research Papers International Journal Anshu Srivastava and Neeta Shrivastava (2008) Phytochemical and preclinical screening of aseptically produced herbal raw material: Bacopa monnieri. Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Science and Biotechnology 2, 123-127. Anshu Srivastava, Avani Kothari, M. Rajani, Harish Padh and Neeta Shrivastava. (2007) Sustainable production of a therapeutically important tree (Holarrhena antidysenterica) of India. Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Science and Biotechnology 1, 151-154.

Neeta Shrivastava, Anshu Srivastava, Aryamitra Banerjee and Manish Nivsarkar (2006) Anti ulcer activity of Adhatoda vasica Nees. Journal of Herbal Pharmacotherapy 6, 4350. National Journal Pinal Patel, Anshu Srivastava and Neeta Shrivastava (2007) Effect of sucrose concentration on regenerative potential of Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell. Indian Drugs 44, 474-477. Neeta Shrivastava, Tejas Patel and Anshu Srivastava (2006) Biosynthetic potential of in vitro grown callus cells of Cassia senna L. var senna. Current Science 90, 1472-1473. (Impact Factor, 2010 0.782). Patents: Nil Projects (handled/ongoing): Ongoing Research Project No 1. Title of Project Funding Agency Amount (in Lakhs) Rs. 17.50 Lakhs Date of sanction and Duration 3 years (March 2011 to March, 2014)

Molecular Marker Assisted GSBTM, Authentication and Quality Government Control of Herbal Raw Material of Gujarat (Involved as Co-Investigator)

Completed Research Project No 1. Title of Project Functional Expression of Recombinant Fusion Protein Against Tumor-Associated Antigen, ErbB2 in Plant System Funding Agency DBT, Government of India Amount (in Lakhs) Rs. 7.26 Lakhs (including fellowship and contingency Date of completion December 2011

Service and activities: Nil Invited lectures/conferences/symposia (2010 onwards): Rakhi Khabiya, Anshu Srivastava and Sheetal Anandjiwala. Identification of some Phyllanthus species of Gujarat state using classical and chemo-taxonomy. Frontiers in Drug Discovery from Herbal and Traditional Medicine, Rajkot, Gujarat, March 9-11, 2012. Gaurav Garg, Poojadevi Sharma, Anshu Srivastava and Neeta Shrivastava. Ecogeographical diversity of Bacopa monnieri in relation to quantitative variation of Bacoside A. Frontiers

in Drug Discovery from Herbal and Traditional Medicine, Rajkot, Gujarat, March 9-11, 2012. Sheetal Yadav, Poojadevi Sharma, Anshu Srivastava, Priti Desai and Neeta Shrivastava. Agrobacterium strain-cultivar compatibility for genetic transformation of Bacopa monnieri. National Symposium on Impact of Plant Tissue Culture on Advances in Plant Biology and 33rd PTCA Meet, Ahmedabad, January 19-21, 2012. Poojadevi Sharma, Sheetal Yadav, Anshu Srivastava and Neeta Shrivastava. Methyl jasmonate mediated induction of Bacoside A production in Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell: An induction of its influence on the terpenoid biosynthetic pathway. International Conference on New Developments in Drug Discovery from Natural Products and Traditional Medicines, Mohali, November 20-24, 2010. Advisor/membership:
Involved in teaching and mentoring MS (Pharm.) students at NIPER-Ahmedabad. Visiting faculty at Department of Life Sciences, Bhavnagar University.