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Dr Umesh Varshney

  • 2001
  • Biological Sciences
  • 26/10/1957
  • Molecular Biology, Protein Biosynthesis, DNA Repair
Award Citation:

Dr Varshney has made outstanding research in unravelling unique mechanisms of protein synthesis and DNA repair with particular reference to these fundamental processes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. These processes relate to the interaction between ribosome recycling factor and chryation factor G, crucial for protein synthesis. The uracil excision repair pathway is an important facet of the biology of mycobacterium.

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Contact Details


  • Department of Microbiology and Cell Biology
    Indian Institute of Science

    Bangalore - 560012
    Karnataka INDIA
  • 080 23600169
  • 080 23602697
  • varshney[at]mcbl[dot]iisc[dot]ernet[dot]in
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