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                      Dr. Elyas. K. K

                      Head of the Department

  
  
  Address: Office- Head and Coordinator, Dept of Biotechnology,
University of Calicut.
Address Residence : Mehar, Ambalapady, Eranjikkal, Kozhikode. Pin 673 303
Phone : Office :0494-2407403
Residence :0495-2765744
Mobile :09846156890
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Qualifications 
  •  Ph.D (Immunology) Medical College Trichur, Calicut University (2007)
  •  M.Tech (Biotechnology) Anna University Madras (1991)
  •  M. Sc.(Biotechnology) Aligarh Muslim University UP (1989)
Specialisation
      Enzymology, Immunology and Medical Biotechnology Laboratory
Achievements

Set laboratory :Enzymology and Medical Biotechnology


Professional affiliations : Life Member, Society for Biotechnologists of India (SBTI).
:                                        Life Member, Association of Microbiologists of India, (AMI)
:                                        Life Member, Society of Clinical Chemists, Kerala
:                                        Life Member, Society for Neurochemistry, India

Projects handled

Ttitle : Circulating Immune complexes in the diagnosis of diseases
Duration : 2002-2003
Funding agency : UGC
Amount sanctioned : Rs. 10,000/-

Title : Isolation, characterization and application of protease inhibitors from marine microorganisms
Duration : 2007-2010
Funding agency : Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi
Amount sanctioned : Rs. 36,00,000/-

Title : Screening, Isolation, Purification Characterization of Proteinaceus Protease Inhibitor from Edible and Medicinal plants and its use in otherapeutic and Food preservation applications
Duration : 2012-2013
Funding agency : Kerala Biotechnology Commission, KSCSTE
Amount sanctioned : 4,05,000/-

 
Publications
  1. Thafsi Rasheed, Abraham Mathew, Meenu Mathew, Rajeev Kumar Sukumarsn, Elyas K.K (2015) Optimisation of process parameters for β-glucosidase production by Byssochlamys fulva in slurry state fermentation. Biotech.Res.J.;Vol1(1):101-107
  2. Anusha T S, , ManjuMohan, Deepti Madayi Deepthi V C M V Joseph, and K K Elyas (2015) Assessment of genetic fidelity of in vitro propagated clones of Celastrus paniculatus Willd by using RAPD based PCR Amplification IOSR- Journal of Biotechnology and Biochemistry1 (6) 29-32.
  3. Soorej M Basheer, Sreeja Chellappan, Beena P S, Rajeev K Sukumaran, Elyas K K and M Chandrasekaran (2011). Lipase from marine Aspergillus awamori BTMFW032: Production, partial purification and application in oil effluent treatment. New Biotechnology 28: 627-638 (IF- 2.0).
  4. Bijna B, Sreeja Chellappan, Jissa G Krishna, Soorej M Basheer, Elyas K K, Ali H Bahkali and M. Chandrasekaran (2011). Protease inhibitor from Moringa oleifera active against therapeutic
    proteases. Saudi J. of Biological Sciences 18, 273–281 (IF 0.56). 
  5. Bijna B, Sreeja Chellappan, Soorej M Basheer, Elyas K K, Ali H Bahkali and M Chandrasekaran (2011). Protease inhibitor from Moringa oleifera: Isolation, purification and characterization Process Biochemistry 46: 2291-2300 (IF 2.65).
  6. Jissa G. Krishna, Soorej M. Basheer, K.K. Elyas and M. Chandrasekaran (2011). Prodigiosin from Marine Bacterium: Production, Characterization and Application as Dye in Textile Industry. International J. of Biotechnology and Biochemistry, 7(1): 155-191.
  7. Sreeja Chellappan, Jasmin C, Soorej M Basheer, Archana Kishore, Elyas K K, Sarita G Bhat and M Chandrasekaran (2011). Characterization of an extracellular alkaline serine protease from marine Engyodontium album BTMFS10. Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 38:743–752 (IF- 2.42).
  8. Elyas K.K., Mathew A., Sukumaran R.K., Ali P.P., SapnaK., Kumar S. R., Mol K.R (2010) Production optimization and properties of beta glucosidase from a marine fungus Aspergillus –SA 58, N Biotechnol..
  9. Beena, P.S., Soorej, M. Basheer, Elyas, K.K., Sarita G. Bhat, and Chandrasekaran, M. (2010) acidophilic tannase from marine Aspergillus awamori BTMFW032. Journal of Microbiology and
    Biotechnology, 20(10): 1403-1414.
  10. Sreeja Chellappan, C. Jasmin, Soorej M. Basheer, K.K. Elyas, Sarita G. Bhat and M. Chandrasekaran (2006). Production, purification and partial characterization of a novel protease from marine Engyodontium album BTMFS10 under solid state fermentation. Process Biochemistry, 41(4): 956-961. (IF 2.65)
  11. C. Jasmin, Sreeja Chellappan, Rajeev K. Sukumaran, K. K. Elyas, Sarita G. Bhat and M. Chandrasekaran, (2010) Molecular cloning and homology modelling of a subtilisin-like serine protease from the marine fungus, Engyodontium album BTMFS10 World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 26, 1269-1279.
  12. Manjusha, S., Sarita G.Bhat, Elyas K.K, and Chandrasekaran, M., (2005). Multiple Antibiotic Resistances of Vibrio Isolates from Coastal and Brackish Water Areas. American Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 1(4):201-206
Book Chapter Published
  1. Chandrasekaran, M., Soorej M. Basheer, Sreeja Chellappan, Karthikeyan, P. and Elyas K.K. (2013) Food processing industries-an overview. In Valorization of food processing by-products, Ed: Chandrasekaran M. CRC press, Taylor and Francis group. ISBN:9781439848852
  2. K.R.Shanavas, K.K. Elyas, C.Beena, T.Vijayakumar, V.Mani & D.M.Vasudevan. Human Papillomavirus antigen and DNA in human oral cancer tissues: Oral Oncology Vol.IIIA - Proceedings of the 3rs International Congress on oral cancer, Madras:
GenBank Accession
  1. HQ013324. 2011 Infectious flacherie virus isolates Karnataka RNA- dependent RNA polymerase mRNA, partial cds. Rameshkumar,S., Elyas,K.K., Padma,N., Rao,C.G.P., Vijaya Prakash,N.B. and Rajeurs,S.
  2. HQ285882 JAN-2011 Aspergillus fumigatus strain MF 9 18S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence; internal transcribed spacer 1, 5.8S ribosomal RNA gene, and internal transcribed spacer 2, complete sequence; and 28Sribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. Rekha Mol,K.R., Elyas,K.K.,Manzur Ali,P.P., Sapna,K., Abraham,M.and Ramesh Kumar,S.
  3. GQ 337057. 2009 Aspergillus awamori strain BTMFW032 tannase enzyme gene, partial cds.
    Beena, P. S., Soorej, M. B., Elyas, K. K., Bhat, S. G. and Chandrasekaran, M.
  4. EU239958. 2007 Jissa,G.K., Beena,P.S., Soorej,M.B., Elyas,K.K. and Chandrasekaran,M. Serratia sp. BTWJ8 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.
  5. EU179733.1 2007. Bombyx mori clone SBRL2 unknown mRNA. RameshKumar,S., RajeUrs,S. and Elyas,K.K.
  6. EU179734.1 DEC-2007. Bombyx mori clone SBRL3 unknown mRNA. RameshKumar,S., RajeUrs,S. and Elyas,K.K.
  7. EU179732.1 2007. Bombyx mori clone SBRL1 unknown mRNA. RameshKumar,S., RajeUrs,S. and Elyas,K.K.
  8. EU239958 2007 Serratia sp. BTWJ8 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. Jissa,G.K., Beena,P.S., Soorej,M.B., Elyas,K.K. and Chandrasekaran,M.
Honours and awards:
PhD. Degree Awarded under the Guidance:
  1. Purification and characterization of antibacterial peptide MFAP9 with therapeutic potential from
    Aspergillus fumigatus BTMF9 isolated from marine sediment (2015), Cochin University of Science and Technology
  2. Isolation, Purification, Characterization And Application Of Proteinaceous Protease Inhibitor From Marine Bacterium Pseudomonas Mendocina Btmw 301. (2013), Cochin University of Science and Technology
  3. Studies on physicochemical and biological properties of protease inhibitor from edible mushroom Pleurotus floridanus (2012), Cochin University of Science and Technology
PhD. In Progress:
  1. “Process development for the improved yield and cost effective production of Bacillus thuringeinsis serovar israelensis endotoxin based biopesticide.” Calicut University (2015)
  2. “The Molecular and functional characterization of endophytic fungi from medicinal plants.(2012)
  3. “Screening, purification and characterization of puoteinaceous puotease inlibitors from medicinal plants”. (2012)
  4. “Screening, Purification and characterization of plant lectins and its role in anti microbial and anti cancer activities”. (2012)
  5. “A study on the effect of selected plant extracts on prostate cancer and leukemic cancer cell lines”. (2015)
  6. “Isolation and characterization of anti-carcinogenic compounds from selected individual plants” Calicut University (2012)
  7. “Biotechnological study on selected medicinal Plants” (2011)
  8. Molecular Biological characterisation of flacherie causing virus in bombyx mori (2007 Cochin
    University of Science and technology)
M.phil degree Guidance:
  1.  Immuno molecular biological studies of MHC alleles in renal transplantation. (2014)
External examiner for Ph.D thesis:
  1. Cochin University of Science and Technology, PhD thesis entitled “β-Glucosidases from Aspergillus Unguis NII 08123: Molecular Charecterization, properties and applications 2014
  2. KUVEMPU University, PhD thesis entitled “ Screening of Phytochemical and their Pharmacological properties of Phyllanthus acidus” 2015
  3. University of Kerala, PhD thesis entitled, “Nutritional and phytochemical evaluation of Diplazium esculentum (Retz.) Sw.” 2015
Membership in the University academic bodies:
  1. Elected to Academic Council, University of Calicut as a teacher of Biotechnology 2014 onwards
Board studies
  1. Chairman Board of studies in Microbiology, Calicut University 2014
  2. Member Board of studies in Microbiology, Kannur University 2015
  3. Member Board of studies Mahatma Gandhi University 2015
  4. Member Board of studies in Biotechnology Cochin University of Science and Technology 2014
  5. Member Board of studies in Food Science and Technology Kerala University of Fisheries and
    Ocean Studies 2014
  6. Member Board of studies in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies 2014