Dr. Prasher, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, has research experience of 8 years in medicinal chemistry and biomaterials while working in the field of anti-inflammatory and anticancer chemotherapy. The research team led by Dr. Prasher focuses on the development of rationally designed molecules for targeting various disorders, including inflammation, cancer, and antimicrobial MDR, which also includes the identification of novel pharmacophores, chemical moieties, and APIs for developing potential chemotherapeutics. With inspiring national/ international collaborations, Dr. Prasher has published more than 100 peer-reviewed publications and 30 book chapters in journals of repute. Dr. Prasher serves as a reviewer for reputed journals published by Elsevier, ACS, RSC, and Springer publishers, with the status of a “Recognized Reviewer.” Dr. Prasher has been a recipient of the prestigious Junior/Senior Research Fellowship by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India (2012-2015). Dr. Prasher received the ‘Lectureship’ award from the Government of India (2012). Moreover, Dr. Parteek Prasher was recently awarded the TARE (Teachers Associateship for Research Excellence) Fellowship by the Department of Science and Technology-Science and Engineering Research Board (DST-SERB) for a period of three years.
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