Dr. Dhananjaya P. Singh

Designation: Principal Scientist

Professional Experience: 15 years

 
Research Interest: Plant-microbe interaction, genomics and bioinformatics, microbial technology for agricultural implication.
 

Contact Details: ICAR-NBAIM, Mau 275101, India;
e mail : dhananjaya.singh@icar.gov.in, dpsfarm@rediffmail.com,
Mob.: 09415291703

 

Significant recognition (Awards/Fellowships/ Technologies transferred/ Patents etc.):

  1. Associate- National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS)
  2. Innovative Young Scientist Award in 2014
  3. Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam award for Scientific Excellence- 2016

Membership of Societies: ---

On-going projects:

  1. Institute Project (ICAR)
  2. Network project on Agricultural Bioinformatics at CABin, IASRI, New Delhi
  3. Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna


Publications (no.) : 134

  • Research papers : 72 · Reviews : 15 · Books : 05 · Book Chapters : 30
  • Popular articles : 12 · Others : 10


List of publications (Best 10 publications) :

1. Meena K K, Sorty, A M, Bitla, UM, Choudhary, K, Gupta, P., Pareek, A., Singh, D P, Prabha, R, Sahu P K, Gupta, V K, Singh H B, Krishanani K K and Minhas P S (2017) Abiotic Stress Responses and Microbe-Mediated Mitigation in Plants: The Omics Strategies. Front. Plant Sci. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.00172.

2. Ratna Prabha, Dhananjaya P Singh, Swati Sinha, Khurshid Ahmad, Anil Rai (2016) Genome-wide comparative analysis of codon usage bias and codon context patterns among cyanobacterial genomes. Marine Genomics. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margen.2016.10.001.

3. Ratna Prabha, Dhananjaya P Singh, Pallavi Somvanshi & Anil Rai (2016) Functional profiling of cyanobacterial genomes and its role in ecological adaptations. Genomics Data. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gdata.2016.06.005

4. Sablok G, Raju GVP, Mudunuri SB, Prabha R, Singh DP, Baev V, Yahubyan V, Ralph PJ, Porta NL. (2015) ChloroMitoSSRDB 2.00: More genomes, more repeats, unifying SSRs search patterns and on-the-fly repeat detection. Database (Oxford). doi: 10.1093/database/bav084.

5. Dhananjaya P. Singh, Ratna Prabha, Kamlesh K. Meena, Lalan Sharma, Arun K. Sharma (2014) Induced accumulation of polyphenolics and flavonoids in cyanobacteria under salt stress protect organisms through enhanced antioxidant activity. American J. Plant Sciences 5: 726-735. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/2014

6. Meena KK, Kumar M, Kalyuzhnaya MG, Yandigeri MS, Singh DP, Saxena AK, Arora DK (2012) Epiphytic pink-pigmented methylotrophic bacteria enhance germination and seedling growth of wheat (Triticum aestivum) by producing phytohormone. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 101:777-86. doi: 10.1007/s10482-011-9692-9.

7. Mahesh S. Yandigeri, Kamlesh Kumar Meena, Divya Singh, Nityanand Malviya, Dhananjaya P. Singh, Manoj Kumar Solanki, Arvind Kumar Yadav, Dilip K. Arora (2012) Drought-tolerant endophytic actinobacteria promote growth of wheat (Triticum aestivum) under water stress conditions. Plant Growth Regulation. 68:411-420. DOI 10.1007/s10725-012-9730-2.

8. Dhananjaya Pratap Singh, Ratna Prabha, Mahesh S. Yandigeri and Dilip K. Arora (2011) Cyanobacteria-mediated phenylpropanoids and phytohormones in rice (Oryza sativa) enhance plant growth and stress tolerance. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 100:557-68 (DOI: 10.1007/s10482-011-9611-0).

9. Shweta Tiwari, Pratibha Singh, Rameshwar Tiwari, Kamlesh K. Meena, Mahesh Yandigeri, Dhananjaya P. Singh and Dilip K. Arora (2011) Salt-tolerant rhizobacteria-mediated induced tolerance in wheat (Triticum aestivum) and chemical diversity in rhizosphere enhance plant growth. Biol. Fert. Soils. 47: 907-916 (DOI: 10.1007/s00374-011-0598-5)

10. Singh, BN, Singh, BR, Singh, RL, Prakash, D, Singh D P, Sarma, BK, Upadhyay, G and Singh, H B. (2009) Polyphenolics from various extracts/fraction of red onion (Allium cepa) peel with potential antioxidant and antimutagenic activities. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 47:1161-1167. (doi:10.1016/j.fct.2009.02.004)