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Dr. Deepmala Joshi


Brief Biography:

Education and Credential

1. Ph.D. (Zoology/Toxicology)
2. M.Sc. (Zoology/Ecthiology)

3. B. Sc (Zoology, Botany, Chemistry)
4. Higher Sec (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) M.P. Board, Bhopal securing FIRST DIVISION
5. High School (Science, Maths, Soc Sci) M.P. Board, Bhopal securing FIRST DIVISION
6. Diploma in Software Management APTECH Computer Education, Shivpuri (M.P.)

Research Interest

1. Toxicity of Chemicals and development of antidotes
2. Chronic Metal (Mercury, Lead, Aluminium) Poisoning and Chelation Therapy
3. Organ toxicity and Biomarkers
4. Free Radical Toxicity, apoptosis and ROS
5. Toxicology of Dimethylmercury, Inorganic Mercury (MeHg, HgCl2)
6. Drug Development (Chelation Therapy) in Metal Toxicity
7. Metal induced Oxidative Stress and the Role of Antioxidants
8. Role of Nutritional Components in Metal Toxicity and Chelation
9. Role of Adjuvants (nutritional constituents) in Metal chelation
10. Role of Natural Plant Products and active principles during metal exposure
11. Biological Monitoring for Human Metal Exposure (in workers of BHEL, Jhansi, U.P.)
12. Role of Different Unani Medicines against hepatotoxicants (CCl4, APAP, Alcohol)
13. Role of Plant extract as Polygonum bistorta and its active principle tannic acid against heaptotoxicity

Awards and Honours

1. 2004-2006: Junior Research Fellow Jiwaji University, Gwalior
2. 2007-2010: Senior Research Fellow Central Council of Research in Unani Medicine, New Delhi-India
3. 2005: Young Research Scholar for the best paper presentation Annual Conference of Society of Science and Technology, Udaipur.
4. 2009: Travel Bursary Award for best research paper European Society of Toxicology (EUROTOX), Dresden-Germany
5. 2010: AETOX-EUROTOX Fellowship Winner International Congress of Toxicology, Barcelona Spain. 6. 2010-2011: Name is cited in “Marquis Who’s Who– 2010-2011 Marquis -World Health Organization. 7. 2011: M.P. Young Scientist Award for best paper presentation in Zoology M.P. State Science and Technology, Bhopal
8. 2010-2013: Research Scientist Dept of science and Technology, New Delhi

Editor of Reputed Journal

1. Chemical Science Review and Letters


Published - 44 research articles and 1 Review article till date that include

Membership of Professional/Scientific Societies

1. International Biometals Society (IBS), 2012
2. Society of Toxicology (STOX):-
3. Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata

Familiar with advanced Techniques & Instruments

1. Molecular techniques: COMET assay
2. In vitro techniques: Cell Culture, Cytotoxicity, MTT assay Hepatoprotective activity
3. Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS)
4. Laminar Flow & CO2 Incubator
5. Flame Photometer
6. UV- Visible Spectrometer
7. High Speed Refrigerated Centrifuge
8. Auto-Analyzer
9. ELISA Reader
10. Optical and electron microscopy
11. Electronic & electric chemical balance
12. Electrophoresis
13. Chromatographic techniques
14. Microtomy and histological preparations
15. In vitro techniques on cell culture

Software Expertise

1. Computer Languages- C, C ++ Visual Basic, HTML, Web Coding
2. Operating Systems- DOS, WINDOWS
3. Packages- MS-office, Internet



Academic positions:

Research Scientist


Research interests:

Heavy metal detoxification by chelating agents, Nutritional supplements, antioxidants, Natural plant products


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