Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
   
Dr. Sneha Singh
Assistant Professor, Bioengineering and Biotechnology
PhD
Contact Address
Permanent Address 1/14, Text book colony, kesri Nagar, Patna-24
Local Address D1/51, Inner Campus, BIT Mesra
Phone (Office) 9199440310
Phone Residence 8986662856
Email Id snehasingh@bitmesra.ac.in
Joined Institute on : 21-Jul-2009
  Work Experience
 
Teaching : 12 Years

Research : 12 Years

  Professional Background

Dr. Sneha Singh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Biotechnology at Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India since 2016. She received her Ph.D. (Technology) in the domain of Nanobiotechnology from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra in 2015. Her research interests span in the area of Nanomedicines, Nanotheranostics, Phytomedicines, Antimicrobials, Bioprospecting, Biomaterials, Tissue engineering & Regenerative medicines. She has 12 years of research experience contributing to accomplishment of several peer-reviewed research publications and book chapters of international repute to her credit. She is an avid researcher working towards nanotechnological interventions for bio-medical applications.

  Research Areas
 

Nanomedicines, Nanotheranostics, Phytomedicines, Antimicrobials, Bioprospecting, Biomaterials, Tissue engineering & Regenerative medicines

  Award and Honours
 
  • Invitee for Japan-Asia Youth exchange program in science (2017) By Japan Science & Technology, Japan. 
  • Invited speaker in Two-week workshop on Alternate Fuel and Engineering Materials, January 24, 2011 at Indian Railways Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (IRIMEE), Jamalpur, Bihar to lecture on "Nanocomposite: In application to Indian Railways".
   Publications
 

Journal Publication

  1. Jana, P., Shyam, M., Singh, S., Jayaprakash, V., & Dev, A. (2020). Biodegradable Polymers in Drug Delivery and Oral Vaccination. European Polymer Journal, 142, 110155. [IF=4.598] (SCIE)
  2. Singh, P., Gupta, A., Qayoom, I., Singh, S., & Kumar, A. (2020). Orthobiologics with phytobioactive cues: A paradigm in bone regeneration. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 130, 110754.  [IF=6.529] (SCI)
  3. Gupta, A., Padmanabhan, P., & Singh, S. (2020). Resveratrol isomeric switching during bioreduction of gold nanoparticles: a gateway for cis-resveratrol.  Nanotechnology, 31(46), 465603. [IF=3.874] (SCI)
  4. Madhyastha, H., Madhyastha, R., Thakur, A., Kentaro, S., Dev, A., Singh, S., Chandrashekharappa, B., Kumar, H., Acevedo, O., Nakajima, Y., Daima, H. K., Aradhya, A., Nagaraj N., & Maruyama, M. (2020). c-Phycocyanin primed silver nano conjugates: Studies on red blood cell stress resilience mechanism. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces,194, 111211. [IF=5.268] (SCIE)
  5. Singh, S., Gupta, A., Qayoom, I., Teotia, A. K., Gupta, S., Padmanabhan, P., Dev, A., & Kumar, A. (2020). Biofabrication of Gold Nanoparticles with Bone Remodelling Potential: An In-vitro and In-vivo Assessment. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 22, 152. [IF=2.253] (SCIE)
  6. Qayoom, I., Teotia, A. K., Meena, M., Singh, P., Mishra, A., Singh, S., & Kumar, A. (2020). Enhanced bone mineralization using Withania somnifera incorporated hydroxyapatite based ceramic bone substitutes. Biomedical Materials, 15, 055015. [IF=3.715] (SCI)
  7. Mallick, A., Gupta, A., Hussain, A., Aparajay, P., Singh, S., Singh, S. K., & Dev, A. (2020). Intranasal delivery of gabapentin loaded optimized nanoemulsion for augmented permeation. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology, 56, 101606. [IF=3.981] (SCIE)
  8. Singh, S., Dev, A., Gupta, A., Nigam, V. K., & Poluri, K. M. (2019). Nitrate Reductase mediated synthesis of surface passivated nanogold as broad-spectrum antibacterial agent. Gold Bulletin, 52(3), 197-216. [IF=1.61] (SCI)
  9. Tomar, R. S., Banerjee, S., Kaushik, S., Singh, S., & Vidyarthi, A. S. (2015). Microbial synthesis of gold nanoparticles by biosurfactant producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa. International Journal of Advanced Life Sciences, 8(4), 520-527. 
  10. Singh, S., Vidyarthi, A. S., Nigam, V. K., & Dev, A. (2014). Extracellular facile biosynthesis, characterization and stability of gold nanoparticles by Bacillus licheniformis. Artificial cells, nanomedicine, and biotechnology, 42(1), 6-12. [IF=3.343] (SCI)
  11. Gupta, R., Singh, S., & Mukherjee, K. (2014). In silico characterization of nitrate reductase involved in gold nanoparticles synthesis in Pseudomonas denitrificans. International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, 5(3), P376-P388. [IF=7.1]
  12. Kumar, A., Sharma, N., Singh, S., Sasmal, D., & Dev, A. (2014). Oral vaccine antigen induced immune response signalling pathways: current and future perspectives. Journal of Vaccines and Vaccination, 5(225), 2. [IF=1.8]
  13. Tikariha, S., Singh, S., Banerjee, S., & Vidyarthi, A. S. (2012). Biosynthesis of gold nanoparticles, scope and application: a review. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, 3(6), 1603. [IF=1.23]
  14. Dev, A., Gupta, R. N., & Singh, S. (2012). Controlled release study of cell envelope proteins of Vibrio cholerae from alginate/HPMC microcapsule. European Journal of Experimental Biology, 2(1), 114-121. [IF=1.91] 
  15. Banerjee, S., Singh, S., Tikariha, S. and Vidyarthi, A. S. (2011). A review on biological synthesis of gold nanoparticles and its applications. Pharmbit 23&24 (1 & 2), 11-17.

Book Chapters

  1. Gupta, A., Dev, A., Nigam, V. K., Padmanabhan, P., & Singh, S. (2020). A Review on Next-Generation Nano-Antimicrobials in Orthopedics: Prospects and Concern. In R. Prasad, B. Siddhardha and M. Dyavaiah (Eds.) Nanostructures for Antimicrobial and Antibiofilm applications. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature. ISBN: 978-303-04-0336-2 
  2. Gupta, A., Padmanabhan, P., & Singh, S. (2020). Bionanocomposites: Green Materials for Orthopedic Applications. In S. E. Jujjavarapu and K. M. Poluri (Eds.) Green Polymeric Nanocomposites., Boca Raton, Florida, USA: CRC Press. ISBN: 978-113-84-8657-7
  3. Gupta, A., Aparajay, P., Shree, V., Das, S. S., Singh, S., & Dev, A. (2020). Potential Treatment Strategies for the Management of Cholera: A Review. In L. V. Berhardt (Ed.) Vibrio cholerae: Characteristics, Pathogenesis and Evolution. New York, USA: Nova Science. ISBN: 9781536171853 
  4. Tikariha, S., Banerjee, S., Dev, A., & Singh, S. (2017). Growth phase-dependent synthesis of gold nanoparticles using Bacillus Licheniformis. In Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Development (pp. 121-128). Springer, Singapore. ISBN: 978-981-10-5537-9.
  5. Singh, S., Vidyarthi, A. S., Dev, A. (2015). Microbial synthesis of nanoparticles: An Overview. In O. V. Singh (Ed.) Bio-Nanoparticles: Biosynthesis and Sustainable Biotechnological Implications, USA: John Wiley & Sons. ISBN: 978-1-118-67768-1.

Conference Publication

  1. Deka R., Singh S., Jain A. Virtual Screening, Drug Likeness and Toxicity Study of Molecules Targeting Surface Receptor of Osteosarcoma Cells. In International Conference on Infectious Diseases and Immunopathology, IDIP 2021, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India. April 22-24, 2021. 
  2. Frozan F., Singh S., Jain A. In Silico Evaluation of Natural Products for Therapeutics Application for Osteoporosis. In International e-Conference on Covid-19: Challenges and Opportunities in Pharmaceutical Research, Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmadabad, Gujarat, India and Indrashil University, Mahesana, Gujarat, India. March 18-19, 2021.   
  3. Chakka A., Singh S., Jain A. Screening of New Compounds for Artificial Bone Regeneration: A Computational Approach. In International e-Conference on Covid-19: Challenges and Opportunities in Pharmaceutical Research, Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University, Ahmadabad, Gujarat, India and Indrashil University, Mahesana, Gujarat, India. March 18-19, 2021. 
  4. Falak S., Nigam V. K., Gupta A., Singh S. Synthesis and characterization of multifunctional herbal nanoconjugate for biomedical application. In International Conference on Global Challenges in Nanomaterials Research for Environmental and Healthcare Application, NREHA 2020, CSIR Institute of Mineral and Material technology, Bhubaneswar, India. March 19-20, 2020.
  5. Kunal K., Gupta A., Padmanabhan P., Singh S. Enhanced antioxidant activity of curcumin nanofibers. In All India Student’s Conclave and National Seminar, SPIRIT’20, Pharmaceutical Engineering and Technology, IIT (BHU), Varanasi, India. 2020.
  6. Kunal K., Gupta A., Padmanabhan P., Singh S. Optimization and Fabrication of nanofibers for biomedical application. In International Conference on Global Challenges in Nanomaterials Research for Environmental and Healthcare Applications, NREHA 2020, CSIR Institute of Mineral and Material Technology, Bhubaneswar, India. March 19-20, 2020.
  7. Shree A., Gupta A., Singh S. Synthesis and characterization of functional composite nanofibres from Cissus Quadrangularis, In International Conference on Global Challenges in Nanomaterials Research for Environmental and Healthcare Applications, NREHA 2020, CSIR Institute of Mineral and Material Technology, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India. March 19-20, 2020. 
  8. Gupta A., Padmanabhan P., Kumar A., Singh S. Biogenic Synthesis of Resveratrol Mediated Gold Nanoparticles and its Biological Activities. In International Conference on Biomaterial-based Therapeutic Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (BioTERM), IIT Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Nov 28 - Dec 1, 2019.
  9. Singh S., Dev A., Nigam V. Facile Synthesis of Stable Biogenic Gold nanodots with potential antimicrobial activity". In The 6th Asian Biomaterials congress (6th ABMC), Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. Oct 25-27, 2017.
  10. Gupta R., Mukherjee K., Singh S. A comparative codon usage biasness study of Pseudomonas denitrificans and Pseudomonas aeuroginosa involved in gold nanoparticles synthesis. In International Conference on Health, Environment & Industrial Biotechnology (Biosangam), Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. Nov 21-23, 2013.
  11. Singh S., Vidyarthi A. S, Banerjee S., Tikariha S. Biosynthesis of gold nanoparticles using Bacillus licheniformis. In AMI 51st Annual conference on International Symposium on Recent Advances in Cross-disciplinary Microbiology: Avenues & Challenges, BIT Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand. Dec 14-17, 2010.
  12. Dev A., Singh S. Vaccination with recombinant immunodominant protein: A composite approach for the treatment of multiple drug resistance (MDR) in tuberculosis. In National Conference on Application of Biotechnology & Development of Bihar, BIT Patna Campus, Patna, Bihar. March 22-24, 2010.
  Member of Professional Bodies
 

Life Member of Biotechnology Research Society of Indian (BRSI)

  Current Sponsored Projects
 

Joint research project on Development of multi-functional nano-HAP bone substitute for effective bone regeneration in critical defects" by DST Nanomission, GOI {F. No. DST/NM/NT/2018/48(G)}- (IIT Kanpur- BIT Mesra) (Total cost Rs. 1,13,25,480/-BIT share 51,15,240/- (Ongoing -2019) As PI (BIT Mesra)