Dr. Milee Agarwal

Total Experience 13 years

Educational Qualification : M.Sc. Ph.D

Research Area : HPV, cancer cell signaling, cell death, free radical biology

General information
Designation: Scientist B
Office Phone 07927439375
Email milee@perdcentre.com; milee.agarwal@yahoo.com

Brief about you

Milee Agarwal has total 6 years research experience after completion of her Ph.D. She has done her Ph.D. from Bhavanagar University at PERD centre. She was also awarded DBT-Research Associate ship to work in NIPER-Ahmedabad for 2 years. She has joined PERD centre as a faculty from July 2012. Her research area includes HPV, cancer cell signaling, cell death and free radical biology.

Current Activities :

Involve research on the therapeutic potential of inhibitors of transcriptional activators and translational regulators as cancer therapeutics. Another avenue being explored how to strategize the induction of apoptosis by biotherapeutics in cancer cells only.

Research 13 years
Teaching 5 years
Industry -
Website www.perdcentre.com
Membership -
Specialization Areas: Cancer cell signaling pathways
Subject Taught UG: -
Subject Taught PG: Cell biology, Molecular biology, Genotoxicity, immunopharmacology, Microbial Genetics
Institute / Organization Designation Duration
B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad Ph.D. scholar 2003-2009
NIPER-Ahmedabad Co-coordinator for development of NCMD 2009-2010
NIPER-Ahmedabad DBT Research Associateship 2010-2012
B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad Scientist B 2012-present
NIPER-Ahmedabad Adjunct Faculty 2012-present

A. International Journal

Sr. No. Title ISSN / ISBN No Journal / Publisher Volume Year
Increased intestinal P-glycoprotein expression and activity with progression of diabetes and its modulation by epigallocatechin-3-gallate: Evidence from pharmacokinetic studies 0014-2999 European Journal of Pharmacology 2015
Development of sex linked AFLP markers in Simmondsia chinensis Online ISSN: 1439-0523 Plant Breeding 130 2011
Advances in molecular marker techniques and their applications in plant sciences ISSN: 0721-7714 (print version) ISSN: 1432-203X (electronic version) Plant Cell Reports 27 2008

B. Awards & honours

Sr. No. Title
The Richard Froelich and Michael Klamut Research Fellowship for undergraduate research for the year 2000-2001.
CSIR NET qualified in December 2002. CSIR Fellowship from November 2003 October 2008
DBT Research Associateship from July 2010 to June 2012 for Post-doctoral research at NIPER Ahmedabad.
“Chemosensitizing Effect of NF-?B Inhibitors in In Vitro Model Of Acquired Cancer Chemoresistance”. PoorvaYeolePatil ,ArshiBaraiya, Milee Agarwal, S. Lakshmi and Kamala K.Vasu. Presented in 4 th International Symposium on Cancer Biology November 14-16, 2011,at National Institute of Immunology, India. The poster was awarded the best poster at thesymposium.
DBT-CTEP funding in 2014 for attending international conference in Canada
Qualification Specialization University Passing Year
B.Sc. Biochemistry with Vocational Biotechnology St. Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad Gujarat University 2001
M.Sc. Biomedical Technology Gujarat University 2003
Ph.D. Biochemistry Bhavnagar University 2010
Activity Type Activity Title Place Date Faculty Role
Conference Keystone Symposia on Integrating Metabolism and Tumor Biology Vancouver, Canada 13/01/2015 Poster Presentation
Conference Seventh UGC-NRC Workshop on Cancer Biology Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore, January 1st - 11th, 2013. Participants
Conference National Seminar on Opportunities and Challenges in Academic Research (with special reference to Life science, Drug and Pharmaceutical research) DST sponsored 2-4 March 2012. Coordinator
Conference 4th Indo-Australian Conference on Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering and Drug Delivery Systems SPU, Anand 10/12/2011 Organizing secretary
Conference 4th International Symposium on Cancer Biology NII, New Delhi 14/11/2011 Poster Presentation
Conference National Workshop on Research Methodologies for Women scientists AIIMS, New Delhi October 3-7, 2011 Participants
Conference 6th International Symposium on Innovations in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad 26th to 28th November 2010.
Conference 30th All India Cell Biology Conference and Symposium on Molecules to Compartments: Cross-talks and Networks New Delhi 3/02/2007 Poster Presentation
Conference Five molecular biology and two cell biology Hands- On Training workshops B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad - Organizing committee members

A. Research Projects

Sr. No. Fund Type Agency Start Date Duration Principal Investigator
Research Grant GSBTM, Govt. of Gujarat 2013 3 year  
Research Grant DST, Govt. of India 2015 3 year