Ashok Kumar Patel
Welcome to our Molecular Disease Biology Lab, where we explore virus-host interactions, investigate virus pathogenesis, and develop potential interventions against chikungunya, Dengue, and SARS-CoV-2. Our focus also extends to understanding chromatin remodelers and identifying novel biomarkers for early breast cancer diagnosis and targeted therapies.

AKP Lab News

Tea & Haritaki

Tea, haritaki extracts may act as potential therapeutic options against COVID-19: IIT-Delhi study
The institute claims that medical plants can provide a cost-effective therapeutic option to curb the severity of the viral disease in humans, with minimal toxicity. Read More...


Teicoplanin, an antibiotic, could be potential medicine for Covid-19: IIT Delhi research
In laboratory experiments, the medicine effectively inhibited the activity of the 3CLpro enzyme that is needed for replication of the Sars-CoV-2 virus, which causes Covid-19. Read More...

Covid 19 Team

Dr. Ashok Kumar Patel


Associate Professor, KSBS

Saurabh Upadhyay


Ph.D Student

Praveen Kumar Tripathi


Ph.D Student

Dr. Manju Singh


MD (Ayurveda)

Mohit Bhardwaj


Project Student

Dr. Shiva Raghavendhar


Post Doctoral Fellow