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Ashok Reddy DINASARAPU PhD Student Department of Biochemistry University of Hyderabad Hyderabad - 500046,INDIA Office: +91-40-23134668


M.Sc (Biochemistry),University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, INDIA M.Tech (Biotechnology), Anna University, Chennai-20, INDIA PhD (Biochemistry), University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, INDIA (currently doing)

Research Experience:

M.Tech Thesis: “Identification of Wolbachia bacteria in patients with Bancroftian filariasis by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)” Ph.D Research topic: “Computational analysis of gene regulatory regions”.

Industrial Experience:

Position: Research associate (6 months) “Single chain antibody gene cloning and expression in Bacterial system” (Shantha Biotechnics Pvt Ltd, Medchal, Rangareddy Dt).

Computer Skills:

All my computations were done in C++ (gcc compiler, LINUX) Research interests:

Statistical and mathematical analysis of biological sequences

Professional recognition, fellowships received:

Received @Rs.2, 500/- pm during M.Tech (Biotechnology) course at Anna University, sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India.

Received 1200 Euros fellowship to attend the “Wavelet and multifractal analysis 2004” summer school, which is held at Cargese, Corsica, France (from 19th July to 31st July 2004).


1)Reddy, D. A. Prasad, B. V. L. S and Mitra, C. K. (Available online 29 November 2005) Comparative analysis of core promoter region: Information content from mono and dinucleotide substitution matrices. Computational biology and chemistry. 2)Reddy, D. A. Prasad, B. V. L. S and Mitra, C. K. (2005) Functional classification of Transcription Factor Binding Sites: Information content as a metric. Journal of Integrative bioinformatics.