Rajeev Mishra

Assistant Professor


Rajeev Mishra done PhD in Bioinformatics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He is a Assistant Professor in Bioinformatics for Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Banaras Hindu University. He was also involved in teaching (more than nine years) to M.Sc. Bioinformatics students at MMV, BHU. Also teach a paper related to Bioinformatics to PhD students registered in BHU and the students of M.Sc in molecular Human genetics, BHU. He was Studentship awarded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India during M. Sc. Biotechnology course for a period of two years.


Area of Interest

Insilico approaches to drug target identification and drug design. Pathway analysis of neurodegenerative diseases. Bioinformatics analysis of Large non-coding RNA. Protein-protein interactions.

top publication

1. "Biochemical and bioinformatic characterization of a phosphodiesterase from coalbed metagenome reveals a new Class of phosphodiesterases " Durgesh Narain Singh, Ankush Gupta, Vijay Shankar Singh, Rajeev Mishra and Anil Kumar Tripathi( PLOS ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0118075 February 6, 2015)
2. "Cross-talk between cognate and non-cognate RpoE sigma factors and Zn2+- binding anti-sigma factors regulates photooxidative stress response in Azospirillum brasilense." Gupta, Namrata, Ankush Gupta, Santosh Kumar, Rajeev Mishra,Chhaya Singh, and Anil Kumar Tripathi. Antioxidants & redox signaling 2014 Jan 1;20(1):42-59
3. "Role of highly central residues of P-loop and it's flanking region in preserving the archetypal conformation of Walker A motif of diverse P-loop NTPases." Pathak, Ekta, Neelam Atri, and Rajeev Mishra.Bioinformation 2013 Jan 9.1: 23.
4. “Analysis of GTPases carrying hydrophobic amino acid substitutions in lieu of the catalytic glutamine: implications for GTP hydrolysis.”Mishra R, Gara SK, Mishra S, Prakash B. Proteins. 2005 May 1; 59(2):332-8.
5. “Cloning, expression, and characterization of recombinant nitric oxide synthase- like protein from Bacillus anthracis” Shuchi Midha,Rajeev Mishra, Mohd. Azhar Aziz, Meenakshi Sharma,and Rakesh Bhatnagar. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications.2005 Oct; 336 (1): 346-356
6.“Xylanases of marine fungi of potential use for biobleaching of paper pulp.” Raghukumar C, Muraleedharan U, Gaud VR, Mishra R. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2004 Oct;31(9):433-4