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Mar 14, 2019
Category: General
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Bids are invited through eprocurement portal (Tender ID: 2019_DU_455178_1) for purchase of three safety cabinets for storing flammable and corrosive liquids such as acids and alcohols. Details may be downloaded here. Last date of submission is 20-March-2019.

Mar 13, 2019
Category: General
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Applications are invited for temporary post of JRF and Lab attendant in a DBT funded project. Last date for application is 13-Apr-2019. The details regarding qualifications, emoluments and application process may be downloaded here.

Mar 8, 2019
Category: General
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Title: "Screening for host factors and neutralizing mAbs for respiratory virus infections". Date and Time: March 11, 2019 (Monday) at 11AM. Venue: Seminar Room in Department of Microbiology (1st Floor of Bachhawat Block). This talk will be focused on using unbiased discovery approaches to identify human host factors required for hantavirus entry and neutralizing monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).

CMS - 2.2.7 - Skookumchuck
 

Crossword Puzzle Competition- May 2018

AshimaPicThe puzzle for May 2018 was created by Ashima Dua (Ph.D Scholar). The competition was held on 18-May-2018 after the Journal club and Work presentations. The student participants were required to fill the answers on the spot in 30 minutes.

 

Puzzle-2 (May 2018)Puzzle May 2018

ACROSS

2. A term for microorganisms that survive the heat of pasteurization

4. Microbes that thrive in high CO2 concentrations

6. A non-ribosomal tripeptide

8. Abbreviation for an organism whose genetic material is altered by engineering

9. Something found only in Gram-positive bacteria

14. A structure formed during RNA splicing

16. Primary lymphoid organ

18. A small cysteine rich protein expressed only by filamentous fungi

21. An archaeal host that grows at 90 °C

22. A genus of acid stable viruses

23. An antibiotic derived from bacterium with high GC content in the genome

24. A radiation tolerant bacterium

25. Term for the role and position a species occupies in its environment

      

DOWN

1.  A major family of antimicrobial peptides involved in innate immunity

3.  Bacterium with a super antenna

5.  Bacterial symbiont of aphids

7.   Deterioration of a cell or its structural components

10.  A fermented vegetable

11.  A bacterial stain

12.  The term for a mutant having nutritional requirements not shown by parental strain

13.  An archaeal sterol

15.  Another name for whooping cough

17.  Reduced in virulence

19.  An ionophore antibiotic from Streptomyces

20.  The shape of mycoplasma cells

26. One of the raw materials of beer fermentation

Students Solving the Puzzle

PuzzleSolving 18-May-2018

 

Solution of Puzzle 2 (May 2018)

Puzzle Solved May 2018

 

And the winners are-

First (16.5 out of 26): Jatin Chaddha

Second (15.5 out of 26): Shilpa Mohanty

 

Jatin Chaddha and Shilpa Mohanty receiving certificate & prize for 1st & 2nd position, on 10-Aug-2018

Winners of May 2018