Oct-Dec 2019

  • Congratulations to Dr. Jitendra singh for his selection in Senior Research Associateship (Scientist's Pool Scheme).

  • Congratulations to Dr. Alim junaid for his selection in National Post Doctoral Fellowship.

  • Congratulations to Dr. Sourobh Maji and team for selection of their work among the best paper of NIPGR 2019.

  • Dr. Angad Kumar delivered oral presentation in computational biology hosted by Jawaharlal Nehru University.

  • JKT lab showcased an exhibition "Plant Genome evolution: A case of Rice crop domestication" on the NIPGR open day 2019.

September 2019

  • A new study from our lab is out "The Mediator subunit OsMED15a is a transcriptional co-regulator of seed size/weight–modulating genes in rice", and it got published in Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Gene Regulatory Mechanisms.


        The finding identifies Med15a as a novel grain size/weight QTL in rice regulating the expression of downstream GW2, GW5                 and D11 genes, via its KIX & OsNAC024 interaction.

Covered by media

August 2019

  • Kajol Sharma joins the lab as a PhD student. Welcome !

Science Seminar presented on 09 May 2017 at ICRISAT, Hyderabad, India

Last Updated: 16-March-2020


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