Designation: Assistant Professor Contact Address: Department of Veterinary Physiology &Biochemistry, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana, Punjab-141004 Telephone : 0161-2414034 Mobile: +91-8198071768(R) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
B.V.Sc. & A.H.
Teaching and Other Appointments
Teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses of Veterinary Physiology.
Area of Research Interests
Stem Cell Research
Ruminant Digestive Physiology
Year of Start
Clinical application of bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells from buffalo for allogenic and xenogenic cutaneous regeneration of chronic wounds.
Research Honour’s /Awards
Recipient of Merit Fellowship for pursuing Master’s Programme-2002-2004.
Recipient of Institute Fellowship funded by ICAR for Doctoral Programme-2006-2009.
Awarded with “Kamala Madan Memorial Young Scientist Award” for PhD work at SAPI Silver Jubilee International Conference held at IVRI, Izatnagar in year 2010.
Awarded with “The Jawaharlal Nehru Award for Post-Graduate Agricultural Research” for outstanding doctoral thesis in the field of Animal Sciences for the year 2011.
No. of Publications
Review Article: 01
Devi Pooja., Singh D, Sharma M and Udehiya R. 2017. Evaluation of glycerol and dimethyl sulfoxide as cryoprotectants for cryopreservation of buffalo bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells. Indian Veterinary Journal, 94(07): 30-32.
Devi Pooja, Sharma Manjinder, Singh Digvijay, Lonare Milindmitra and Udehiya
Rahul. 2017. Viability and expression pattern of cryopreserved mesenchymal stem
cells derived from buffalo bone marrow. Ruminant
Science, 6 (1): 7-12.
Sharma, M., Kumar, R., and Sharma, G.T. 2015. Potential of allogeneic feeders to support the development of buffalo embryonic stem cells. Ruminant Science, 4(1): 181-84.
Sharma, M., Dubey, P.K., Kumar, R., Nath, A., Kumar, G.S. and Sharma, G.T. 2013. Developmental competence of buffalo (bubalus bubalis) pluripotent embryonic stem cells over different homologous feeder layers and the comparative evaluation with various extracellular matrices. International Journal of Stem Cells, 6(1): 26-36.
Sharma, M., Kumar, R., Dubey, P.K., Verma, O.P., Nath, A., Kumar, G.S. and Sharma, G.T. 2012. Expression and quantification of Oct-4 gene in blastocyst and embryonic stem cells derived from in vitro produced buffalo embryos. In Vitro Cellular & Developmental Biology- Animal, 48(4): 229-35.