Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
DEPARTMENT OF P.G. STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN BIOCHEMISTRY
Dr.T.B.Karegoudar
Professor
Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Biochemistry
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga ­ 585 106
Karnataka, India
Tel No.:   +91 8472­263202 (O)
Fax No.: +91 8472­263205/06(O)
Residence
Plot No. 21, Neelam, Jayanagar, Gulbarga - 585 105, Karnataka, India
Cell no: +91 9448163622
Date of Birth: 01-06-1956

 

 

 

 

Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Karnatak University, Dharwad

1980

Ph.D.

Karnatak University, Dharwad

1986

PDF

Chungbuk National University, South Korea

1999

Areas of Specialization

Bioremediation of Xenobiotics, Microbial Enzymes

Teaching Experience:

1.

Professor in Biochemistry

2001 to till date

2.

Reader in Biochemistry

1993-2001       

3.

Lecturer in Biochemistry

1986-1993      

Administrative Experience:

1.

Chairman, Dept. of Biochemistry

1993-1995

 2

Reader and Chairman, Dept. of Biochemistry

2000-2001

 3.

Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Biochemistry

2003-2005, 2007-2009, 2011-2013

Research Guidance:
Doctor of Philosophy:

Sl.No

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

Year

1

Shinde Manohar

Microbial degradation of aromatic hydrocarbons

1998

2

Javed Hussain Niazi

Microbial degradation of aromatic compounds

2003

3

Sharana gouda

Degradation of aromatic hydrocarbons by free and immobilized cells of Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1

2006

4

Veeranagouda  Y.

Degradation of organic solvents by bacteria

2006

5

Neelkanteshwar K.

Degradation of o-phthalate and di-n-butyl phthalate by free and immobilized cells of a bacterium

2007

6

Vijaykumar H.

Microbial transformation of lignocellulosic materials and Decolourization of dyes 

2008

7

Mashetty Suresh Baswanappa

Production of polysaccharides degrading enzymes by a fungus

2009

8

Nayak Anand Sadashivappa

Bacterial degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and studies on the production of biosurfactant

2011

9

Anjaneya Oblesha

Microbial decolonization of synthetic dyes

2013

10

Santhosh Kumar

Degradation of nitrogen containing organic solvents by bacterium

2013

11

Shrishailnath Shankarappa

Bacterial synthesis of melanin pigment and its application

2013

12

Guruprasad B Kulkarni

Indole- 3- acetic acid producing microbes and their significance in plant microbe interactions

2013

13

Sanjeev Kumar S

Complete mineralization of toxic organic solvents by bacteria

2014

14

Kirankumar B

Solvent tolerant bacteria and their potential applications

2015

15

Ramesh M

Microbial decolonization of textile azo dyes

working

16

Mukram Ismailsab

Bacterial utilization and transformation of nitriles and amides

working

17

Monisha T R

Utilization of natural phenolic compounds by microorganism

working

Master of Philosophy:

Sl.No

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

Year

1

 S. B. Mashetty

Bacterial degradation of monohydroxybenzoic acids

1994

2

Yogambal R Krishnan

 Fungal transformation of aromatic hydrocarbons

1996

3

Sanjay M Patil

Utilization of monochlorobenzoic acids by a bacterium

1996

4

Sudha Madhavi Yapalparvi

Utilization of dimethyl phthalate by a bacterium

1997

5

Pradeep Kumar

Fungal transformation of dimethyl phthalate

1998

6

Neelakanteshwar

Degradation of salicylate and catechol by immobilized Pseudomonas sp strain NGK1

2001

7

Vijaykumar H

Decolourization of different synthetic dyes by a fungus

2003

8

Lingaraja Kaginelli

Degradation of azo dyes by Cladosporium cladosporiodes

2006

9

Seema Nazneen

Degradation of amaranth dye by immobilized Kerstersia sp.

2008

Research Projects:
On going:

Sl.No

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Duration

Amount sanctioned

1

Principal Coordinator
UGC-SAP (Departmental Project)
Under thrust area of research

UGC-SAP DRS Phase-II

2015-2020

 95.00 lakhs

Completed:

Sl.No

Title of the project

Funding Agency

Duration

Amount sanctioned

1

Microbial degradation of phthalates and their esters

UGC

1988-1989

25000/-

2

Microbial degradation of synthetic organic compounds

CSIR

1993-1995

05.00 lakhs

3

Bioremediation of Environmental Pollutants.

AICTE

1997-2000

08 .00lakhs

4

Microbial transformation of lignocelluloses and its potential applications in decolourization of dyes

DST

2004-2007

18.65 lakhs

5

Biodegradation of dimethylformamide present in aqueous stream from RMP plant of Lupin, Tarapur

M/s. Lupin Pvt. Ltd, Tarapur

2006

2.00 lakhs

5

Complete mineralization of Dimethylformamide (DMF) by Orchrobactrum sp: cloning and expression of the gene/genes responsible for DMF degradation

DBT

2007-2010

34.00 lakhs

6

Microbial production of plant growth substances and their potential applications

UGC-MRP

2010-2013

13.00 lakhs

7

Principal Coordinator
UGC-SAP (Departmental Project)
Under thrust area of research

UGC-SAP DRS Phase-I

2009-2013

45.75 lakhs

Research Projects:
Both UGC and CSIR research fellowships during PhD programme,

1

Junior Research Fellow from  UGC 1981

2

Senior Research Fellowship  from CSIR 1986

3

Visiting Fellow-Dept. of Organic Chemistry, IISc, Bangalore 1993

4

Post Doctoral Visiting Fellow- Dept. of Microbiology, Chung buk National University, South Korea and worked with Prof. C. K. Kim under INSA - KOSEF fellowship  1998-1999

5

 Young Scientist Award by Indian Council of Chemists in Biochemistry  1990

6

Award for Best Research Publication (ARP) from Vision Group of Science and Technology (VGST) Bangalore, Govt of Karnataka

Research Publications:

1

T.B.Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar (1984) Metabolism of diethylphthalate by a soil bacterium. Current Microbiol. 11, 321-324.2.

2

T.B.Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar (1984) Biodegradation of phthalates phthalate esters. Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. 93, 1155

3

T.B.Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar (1984) Isolation and identification of microorganisms capable of degrading Teraphthalic acid and Diethylphthalate. J.Karnatak University. 29, 69

4

T.B.Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar (1985) Degradation of Teraphthalic acid by a Bacillus sp. FEMS Microbiol. Letts. 30, 217.

5

T.B.Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar (1989) Catabolism of Homophthalic acid by a soil bacterium. FEMS Microbiol. Letts. 58, 305-308.

6

T.B.Karegoudar, Gopal.M and V.H.Mulimani (1989) Antibacterial activity of polycation. Current Sci. 58m 1343

7

K.M.Madyastha, N.K.Charry, R.Holla and T.B.Karegoudar (1993) Purification and partial characterization of Microsomal NADR-Cytochrome b5 Reductase from higher plant Catharanthus rosues. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 197, 518.

8

S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1995) Degradation of naphthalene by Pseudomonas strain NGK1. Indian J Expt Biol 33:353-356.

9

S.B.Mahashetty, S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1995) Degradation of Monohydroxybenzoic acids by a Bacillus sp. IndianJMicrobiol 35, 1.

10

S.B.Mahashetty, S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1995) Degradation of 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid by bacterium. Indian J Environ Health. 37: 88-94.

11

S.B.Mahashetty, S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1996) Degradation of 3- Hydroxybenzoic acid by a Bacillus sp. Indian J Biochem Biophys 33: 145-148

12

S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1996) Effect of nitrogen source on the bacterial degradation of naphthalene. Proc Acad Environ Biol 5: 111-117

13

R.K.Yogambal and T.B.Karegoudar (1997) Metabolism of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by Aspergillus niger. Indian J Expt Biol 35: 1021-10

14

S.Manohar and T.B.Karegoudar (1998) Degradation of naphthalene by cells of Pseudomonas strain NGK1 immobilized in alginate, agar and polyacrylamide.  Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 49: 785-792

15

S.Manohar, C.K.Kim and T.B.Karegoudar (1999) Production of salicylic acid from naphthalene by immobilized Pseudomonas sp strain NGK1. J Microbiol Biotechnol   9: 482-487

16

S.Manohar, C.K.Kim and T.B.Karegoudar (1999) Degradation of Anthracene by a Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1. J Microbiol 37: 73-79.

17

T.B.Karegoudar, J.C.Chae and C.K.Kim (2000) Catabolism of 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid by Pseudomonas DJ12. J Microbiol 37: 53-61.

18

T.B.Karegoudar and C.K.Kim (2000) Microbial degradation of Monohydroxybenzoic acids Minireview: J Microbiol 38: 53-61

19

Noh, S.J., Karegoudar, T. B and C. K. Kim (2000) Cloning and nucleotide sequencing analysis of xylE gene responsible for meta cleavage of 4-chlorocatechol from Pseudomonas DJ-12. Molecules and Cells. 10: 475-479.

20

Pradeepkumar, Sharanagouda, and T.B. Karegoudar (2000) Metabolism of Dimethylphthalate by Aspergillus niger. J Microbiol Biotechnol 10: 518-521

21

S. Manohar, C. K. Kim and T.B. Karegoudar (2001) Enhanced degradation of naphthalene by immobilization of Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1 in polyurethane foam. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 55, 311-316

22

Javed, H. N., D. T. Prasad and T.B. Karegoudar (2001) Initial degradation of dimethylphthalate by esterases from Bacillus species. FEMS Microbiol Letts 96: 201-205

23

Javed, H. N., and T.B. Karegoudar (2001) Degradation of dimethylphthalate by free and immobilized Bacillus sp. in calcium alginate and polyurethane foam. J. Environ. Sci.  Health. A36:1135-1144

24

Niazi, J.H., Shinde, M. and Karegoudar, T.B. (2003) Degradation of dimethylphthalate by a Bacillus sp. Research Journal of Environmental Chemistry 7: 57-61

25

Sharanagouda U and T.B. Karegoudar (2001) Degradation of 2-   methylnaphthalene by Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1. Current Microbiol 43: 440-443

26

Sharanagouda U and T.B. Karegoudar (2002) Degradation of 2-methylnaphthale by free and immobilized cells of Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1. World J Microbiol Biotechnol 18: 225-230

27

Kim J H, Jeong W H, Karegoudar T B, and Chi-Kyung Kim (2002) Stable degradation of benzoate by Klebsiella oxytoca C302 immobilized in alginate and polyurethane. Biotechnol Bioprocess Engg 7: 347-351

28

Patil, N K, Sharanagouda U, Javed J H, Kim C K and T.B. Karegoudar (2003) Degradation of salicylic acid by free and immobilized cells of Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1. J Microbiol Biotechnol 13 (1): 29-34

29

Neelakanteshwar K P, Sharagouda U, Javed H N and T. B. Karegoudar (2004)Stable degradation of catechol by Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1 encapsulated in alginate and polyurethane foam. Indian J Biotechnol 3 (4): 568-572

30

Veeranagouda Y, Neelakanteshwar K Patil and T. B. Karegoudar (2004) A simple method for the isolation of bacteria for the degradation of dimethylformide. Curr. Science. 87: 1652-1654

31

Grit Neumann, Y. Veeranagouda, T.B. Karegoudar, Özlem Sahin, Ines Mäusezahl, Nadja Kabelitz, Uwe Kappelmeyer, Hermann J. Heipieper(2005) Cells of Pseudomonas  putida and Enterobacter sp. adopt to toxic organic compounds by increasing their  cell size. Extremophiles.  9: 163-168.

32

Neelakanteshwar K. Patil and T. B. Karegoudar (2005) Parametric studies on batchdegradation of a plasticizer di-n-butylphthalate by immobilized Bacillus sp. World J Microbiol Biotechnol 21: 1493-1498

33

Vijaykumar M.H, Veeranagouda Y, Neelakanteshwar K and T. B. Karegoudar (2006)  Decolourization of 1:2 metal complex dye Acid blue 193 by a newly isolated fungus, Cladosporium cladosporioides. World J Microbiol Biotechnol 22:  157-162

34

Veeranagouda.Y, Emmanuel Paul P.V,Purushotham Gorla, Dayananda  Siddavattam, Karegoudar T.B. (2006) Complete mineralisation of dimethylformamide by Ochrobactrum sp. DGVK1 isolated from the soil samples collected from the coalmine leftovers. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 71:369-75

35

Veeranagouda, Y, T.B. Karegoudar, G Neumann, Hermann J Heipieper (2006).Enterobacter sp. VKGH12 growing with n-butanol as sole carbon source and cells   to which the alcohol is added as pure toxin show great differences   in their adaptive responses. FEMS Microbiol Lett 254: 48-54

36

Neelakanteshwar Patil K, Y.veeranagoudaVijaykumar M Halaburgi. Anand S. Nayak and T B Karegoudar (2006) Degradation of phthalic acid by free and immobilized cells of Bacillus sp.  Int Biodeterion Biodegradation 57 82-87.

37

Veeranagouda, YVijaykumar M Halaburgi., Neelakanteshwar P K, Anand. S. Nayak, T.B.Karegoudar. Degradation of n-butanol by solvent tolerant Enterobacter sp VKGH12.  Int Biodeterio Biodegradation. 57: 186-189

38

Neelakanteshwar K. Patil, Rajesh Kundapur,Yogesh S. Shouche,T. B. Karegoudar (2006) Degradation of a Plasticizer, di-n-Butylphthalate by Delftia sp. TBKNP-05. Curr. Microbiol. 52: 225-230

39

Vijaykumar, M.H., Veeranagouda, Y., Neelakanteshwar, K., Karegoudar,T.B. (2006) Decolorization of 1:2 metal complex dye Acid blue 193 by a newly isolated fungus, Cladosporium cladosporioides. World J Microbiol Biotechnol 22:157-162

40

Vijaykumar M.H, Parag A. Vaishampayan, Yogesh S. Shouche and T. B. Karegoudar (2007) Decolourization of naphthalene containing sulfonated azo dyes by Kerstersia sp. strain VKY1.  Enzym Microbiol Technol. 40: 204-211

41

Veerangouda, Y., Benndorf, D., Heipieper, H.J., Karegoudar, T.B.(2008) Purification and characterization of NAD-dependent n-butanol dehydrogenage from solvent-tolerent n-butanol-degrading Enterobacter sp. VKGH12 J Microbiol Bitechnol 18: 663-669.

42

Anand S. Nayak , Yaligara Veeranagouda , Kyoung Lee , T. B. Karegoudar. (2009). Metabolism of acenaphthylene via 1,2-dihydroxynaphthalene and catechol by Stenotrophomonas sp. RMSK. Biodegradation. 20: 837-843

43

Anand S. Nayak, M.H. Vijaykumar, T.B. Karegoudar(2009) Characterization of biosurfactant produced by Pseudoxanthomonas sp. PNK-04 and its application in    bioremediation. Int biodetor biodegradation 63:73-79

44

Anjaneya,O., Santoshkumar,M., Anand,S.N., Karegoudar,T.B. (2009) Biosorption of acid violet dye from aqueous solutions using native biomass of a new isolate of Penicillium sp.Int biodetor biodegradation, 63: 782-787

45

M.Santoshkumar, Anand S.Nayak, O.Anjaneya, Timmanagouda B.Karegoudar(2010) A plate method for screening of bacteria capable of degrading aliphatic nitriles. Journal of Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 37:111–115

46

Shrishailnath S., Guruprasad, K., Veeranagouda, Y., Lee, K and T. B. Karegoudar (2010)  Purification and physico-chemical characterization of melanin pigment from Klebsiella sp GSK. J Microbiol. Biotechnol. 20:1513-20

47

Santosh kumar.M, Veeranagouda Y, Kyoung Lee T.B. Karegoudar(2010) “Utilization of aliphatic nitrile by Paracoccus sp. SKG isolated from chemical waste samples Int biodetor biodegradation 65: 153-159

48

Vijaykumar M. Halaburgi, Sujata Sharma, Sinha M., Tej P. Singh, Timmanagouda B. Karegoudar(2011) Purification and characterization of a thermostable laccase from the ascomycetes Cladosporium cladosporioides and its applications.Process Biochem 46: 1146 – 1152

49

Anjaneya O, Yogesh Souche S, Santoshkumar M, Karegoudar TB (2011) Decolorization  of  sulfonated  azo  dye Metanil  Yellow  by  newly  isolated  bacterial strains: Bacillus sp. strain AK1 and Lysinibacillus sp. strain AK2, Journal of Hazardous Materials 190: 351-358

50

Anand S Nayak, Sanjeevkumar S, Santoshkumar M, Anjaneya O, Karegoudar T.B. (2011). A Catabolic pathway for the degradation of chrysene in Pseudoxanthomanas sp. PNK-04. FEMS Microbiol Lett 320: 128- 134.

51

Guruprasad Kulkarni, Shrishailnath Sajjan, T.B. Karegoudar (2011). Pathogenicity of Indole-3-acetic acid producing fungus fusarium delphinoides strain GPK towards chickpea and pigeon pea. European Journal of Plant Pathology 131: 355-369

52

Dayananda Siddavattam,Timmanagouda B. Karegoudar, Santosh Kumar Mudde, Narender Kumar, Ramani Baddam, Tiruvayipati Suma Avasthi, and Niyaz Ahmed (2011). Genome of a Novel Isolate of Paracoccus denitrificans Capable of Degrading N,N-Dimethylformamide,  J  Bacteriol 193: 5598-5599.

53

Sanjeev Kumar S, Santosh Kumar M, Siddavattam D, Karegoudar T.B (2012). Generation  of  continuous  packed  bed  reactor  with  PVA–alginate  blend immobilized  Ochrobactrum  sp.  DGVK1 cells for effective removal of N, N-dimethylformamide from industrial effluents. J Hazard Mater 199-200: 58-63

54

Guruprasad B. Kulkarni, S Sanjeevkumar B. Kirankumar & M. Santoshkumar T. B. Karegoudar (2013) Indole-3-Acetic Acid Biosynthesis in Fusarium delphinoides Strain GPK, a Causal Agent of Wilt in Chickpea, Appl Biochem Biotechnol 169:1292–1305

55

G.B. Kulkarni, A.S. Nayak, S.S. Sajjan, A. Oblesha, T.B. Karegoudar (2013) Indole-3-acetic acid biosynthetic pathway and aromatic amino acid aminotransferase activities in Pantoea dispersa strain GPK, 56:340-347

56

O. Anjaneya, S.S. Shrishailnath, K. Guruprasad, Anand S. Nayak, S.B. Mashetty, T.B. Karegoudar (2013) Decolourization of Amaranth dye by bacterial biofilm in batch and continuous packed bed bioreactor, Int biodetor biodegradation 79: 64-72

57

Shrishailnath S. Sajjan, Anjaneya O, Guruprasad B. Kulkarni, Anand S. Nayak, Suresh B. Mashetty T. B. Karegoudar (2013) Properties and functions of melanin pigment from Klebsiella sp. GSK, Korean J Microbiol Biotechnol 41: 60-69

58

Shrishailnath S. Sajjan, M. Santoshkumar, S. Sanjeevkumar, T. B. Karegoudar (2013) Binding affinity of amlodipine, atorvastatin and telmisartan drugs to purified bacterial melanin pigment: a kinetic study. J pharmaceutical Investigation 43: 267-278

59

Sanjeevkumar Sanganal, Guruprasad B. Kulkarni, and Timmanagouda B. Karegoudar (2013) Development and Validation of High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Residual N,N-dimethylformamide in Spent Medium after Biodegradation by Paracoccus denitrificans SD1, ISRN Chromatography, Article ID 401629 doi.org/10.1155/2013/401629

60

S. Sanjeevkumar, Anand S. Nayak, M. Santoshkumar, D. Siddavattam, T.B. Karegoudar (2013) Paracoccus denitrificans SD1 mediated augmentation with indigenous mixed cultures for enhanced removal of N,N-dimethylformamide from industrial effluents, Biochem Eng J 79: 1-6

61

Kirankumar B, Guruprasad B kulkarni, Santoshkumar M, Anand S Nayak, T.B.Karegoudar (2013) The response of Paracoccus sp. SKG to acetonitrile-induced oxidative stress, Extremophiles 17(6):1037-44

62

Kirankumar B, Guruprasad B Kulkarni, Sajeevkumar S, Mukram I, T.B.Karegoudar (2014) Influence of DMF-induced oxidative stress on membrane and periplasmic proteins in Paracoccus sp. SKG Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 173(5):1263-73

63

Shrishailnath S.Sajjan, Anand S Nayak, T.B.Karegoudar (2014) Characterization of key enzyme 4-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid hydroxylase from Klebxiella sp. GSK involved in Tyrosine-Melanine pathway. Vijnana Ganga 5(1): 36-45

64

I Mukram, Anand S Nayak, B Kirankumar, T R Monisha, Pooja V Reddy, T.B.Karegoudar (2015) Isolation and identification of a nitrile hydrolyzing bacterium and simultaneous utilization of aromatic and aliphatic nitriles International Biodeteriration & Biodegradation. 100: 165-171

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Bioaugmentation for enhanced removal of N, N-Dimethylformamide  from industrial effluents
Patent Application No 2926/CHE/2014 patent filed during 2014

Membership of Professional Organizations:

1

Life Member- Society of Biological Chemists India (SBC).

Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Training Organized:

1

Lecture workshop in Life Sciences on Recent Trends in Molecular Biology 2008 sponsored by INSA and Gulbarga University.

2

Two day National Seminar on Recent Trends in Bioremediation 2010 sponsored under UGC-SAP

Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Training Programmes Attended:

1

T.B. Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar “Degradation of phthalates and their esters”. 1st National symposium on Bioorganic Chemistry held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, July 1982

2

T.B. Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar “Degradation of terphthalates and diethylphthlate by microorganisms” 51st Annual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists, India held at Punjab University, Chandigarh, Nov. 1982

3

 T.B. Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar “Degradation of terephthalic acid by a Bacillus sp.” 52nd Annual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists, India held at National Chemical Laboratory, Pun, Nov. 1983.

4

T.B. Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar “Metabolism of diethylphthalate by a soil bacterium” 53rdAnnual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists, India held at V.P.Chest Institute, New Delhi, Oct.1984

5

UGC, Academic Staff College Orientation programme held at Karnatak University, Dharwad. 16th Aug. to 10th Sept.1988

6

T.B. Karegoudar and B.G.Pujar “Catabolism of homophthalic acid by a soil bacterium” 53rdAnnual meeting of Society of Biological Chemists, India held at Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Oct.1989

7

International symposium on Biological oxidation systems, held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Oct.1989

8

UGC Academic Staff College Refresher Course in Biochemistry held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Oct.1989

9

  T.B.Karegoudar “Biodegradation of phthalates and their esters 9th Annual Conference of the Indian Council     of Chemists, held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Dec.1990.

10

Laboratory workshop on “Prenatal Diagnosis of General disorders” held at the Institute of Genetics and   Hospital for Genetic diseases, Osmania University, Hyderabad. From 4-18 Feb, 1991.

11

Laboratory workshop on “Prenatal Diagnosis of General disorders” held at the Institute of Genetics and Hospital for Genetic diseases, Osmania University, Hyderabad. From 4-18 Feb, 1991

12

 Laboratory workshop on “Genetic Engineering Techniques” held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. From 17-24 March 1991.

13

T.B.Karegoudar “Biodegradation of phthalate esters” 1st National Seminar on Microbial Degradation of Aromatic compounds, held at University of Madras, March 1991

14

T.B.Karegoudar “Metabolism of phthalate esters” First National Symposium on Regulatory Mechanisms, held at Osmania University, Hyderabad, March 1991

15

T.B.Karegoudar “Biodegradation of Homophthalic acid by a bacterium” 10th Annual Conference of the Indian Council of Chemists, Goa University, Goa, Oct.1992.

16

T.B.Karegoudar “Microbial degradation of phthalates and their esters” International Conference on Nonlinear analysis concerned with Biosciences and Biomechanics, held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Aug-Sept.1992

17

Manohar.S and T.B.Karegoudar “Effect of nitrogen source on the bacterial degradation of naphthalene” 15th Annual Session of the Academy of Environmental Biology held at Kerala Agricultural University, Trivendrum, Nov. 1994

18

Manohar.S and T.B.Karegoudar “Biodegradation of naphthalene by immobilized Pseudomonas strain NGK1” National Seminar on Biotechnology for Rural and Industrial Development held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Dec.1995.

19

Manohar.S and T.B.Karegoudar “Biodegradation of naphthalene by freely suspended and foam immobilized Pseudomonas strain NGK1” Sixth National Bioorganic Symposium held at I.I.Sc, Bangalore, June 1997

20

Participated in Fifth Course on “An integrated approach to knowledge and information”  held from 6th Oct. to 1st Nov.1998 at National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bangalore

21

Manohar.S and T.B.Karegoudar “Degradation of Anthracene by free cells and immobilized cells of Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1. 38th Annual meeting of AMI held at University of Delhi, Dec.1997

22

T.B.Karegoudar “Degradation of Naphthalene by cells of Pseudomonas sp immobilized in polyurethane foam” in an International Conference on Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) held at Soel, Korea, Oct.1999

23

Javed H. Niazi and T. B. Karegoudar “Degradation of diethylphthalate by a Bacillus sp. in an 42nd Annual Meeting of Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga during Nov. 9-11, 2001

24

Neelakanteshwar, P.K and T.B. Karegoudar “Degradation of Salicylate and Catachol by Immobilized Pseudomonas sp. strain NGK1 in an 42nd Annual Meeting of Association of Microbiologists of India (AMI) held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga during Nov. 9-11, 2001

25

Javed H. Niazi and T. B. Karegoudar “Isolation and characterization of phthalate esterase from Bacillus sp. in an 70th Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) held at OsmaniaUniversity, Hyderabad. Dec. 27-29, 2001

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Neelakanteshwar KP, Mashetty SB and T. B. Karegoudar “Degradation of dibutylphthalate by immobilized Bacillus sp. paper accepted in 73nd  Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at G B Pant University, Pantnagar. Nov. 21-24, 2004

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Veeranagouda Y., NayakAS and T. B. Karegoudar “Cells of Enterobactersp Adapted to Solvent Stress by Decreasing Cell size Leading to Increased Surface Area to Volume Ratio” paper accepted in 73nd Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at G B Pant University, Pantnagar. Nov. 21-24, 2004

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Vijaykumar MH and T. B. Karegoudar “Decolourization of Acid blue 193 by a newly isolated fungus, Cladosporium cladosporiodes”. Paper accepted in 73nd Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at G B Pant University, Pantnagar. Nov. 21-24, 2004

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Vijaykumar M.H,  and T. B. Karegoudar “Decolourization of sulfonated azo dyes by Kerstersia sp. strain VKY1” Paper presented and got second prize for best poster award in 46th AMI Annual Conference to be held at Department of Microbiology, Osmania University, Hyderabad. December 8-11, 2005.

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Participate and attended the International workshop on anaerobic and archea bacteria at the Agharkar Institute, Pune from March 3-4, 2006

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Vijaykumar M.H and T. B. Karegoudar “Purification and characterization of laccase from Cladosporium cladosprioides and decolourization of textile dyes by the purified enzyme”Paper presented in 75nd Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. December 8-11, 2006

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Anjaneya Oand Karegoudar T. B. “Fungal mediated decolourization and recovery of acid violet dye by biosorption technique”. Presented poster at 77th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India), Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India on December 18-20, 2008.

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Anand S Nayak and T. B. Karegoudar“Production of biosurfactant by pyrene and benzopyrene degrading Pseudoxanthomonas sp.PNK 04” Paper presented in 75nd Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. December 8-11, 2006.

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Suresh B Mashetty and T. B. Karegoudar “Production of thermostable Xylanase by Aspergillus niger using agricultural wastes” Paper presented in 75nd Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (SBC) to be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. December 8-11, 2006.

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Anjaneya O, Santoshkumar M, Anand S Nayak and KaregoudarT.B. “Decolourization of Acid Violet dye by newly isolated fungus Penicillium sp. DAKpresented poster at the 2nd National conference on Biotechnology for industrial and rural development (NCBIRD-2008)held at Department of Studies and Research in Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga and Karnataka Rastriya Education Society, Bidar, Karnataka, India on 17 - 19 January, 2008

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Anjaneya Oand Karegoudar T. B. “Fungal mediated decolourization and recovery of acid violet dye by biosorption technique”. Presented poster at 77th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India), Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India on December 18-20, 2008.

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Anjaneya O, Santoshkumar M and Karegoudar T B. “Decolourization of sulfonated azo dye metanill yellow by newly isolated bacterial stains; Bacillus safensis Strain AK1andLysinibacillus fusiformis Strain AK2”.presented  orally at International Symposium on Environmental Pollution, Ecology and Human Health, Department of Zoology, S. V. University, Tirupati, India, July 25-27, 2009

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Guruprasad B Kulkarni, Shrishailnath S. Sajjan, Anand S. Nayak and T.B. Karegoudar. Pathogenicity of indole 3-acetic acid prducing fungas Fusarium delphinoides srain GPK towards chick pea and pegion pea. Presented poster at 79th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on December 13-15, 2010.

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Sanjeevkumar S, Santoshkumar M, Anand S Nayak, T.B.Karegoudar (2011)The enhancement of N,N-dimethylformamide degradation by indigenous microbial community  augmented with Ochrobactrum sp. DGVK1 The enhancement of N,N-dimethylformamide degradation by indigenous microbial community  augmented with Ochrobactrum sp. DGVK1, Poster presented at 52nd Annual conference of Association of Microbilogists of India Nov. 3 – 6, 2011 in Panjab University, Chandigarh.

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Sanjeevkumar S, Anjaneya O, T.B.Karegoudar Inherent Potential of Paracoccus denitrificans SD1 for the Removal of Trimethylamine from Fish meal Industrial waste water, poster presented at 81st Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (India) and Symposium on Chemistry and Biology: Two Weapons Against Diseases, November 8 - 11, 2012 at Science City Auditorium Complex, Kolkata, India

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Kirankumar B, Guruprasad B. Kulkarni, Pooja Reddy, T.B. Karegoudar “Influence of DMF induced oxidative stress on membrane and periplasmic protins in Paracoccus sp. SKG “ 82nd annual meeting of the society of Biological Chemist and Symposium held on 2-5 december, 2013 at Hyderabad central university, Hyderabad. India

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Mukram Ismailsab, Kirankumar B, Sanjeev kumar, Anand S Nayak, T B Karegoudar, “Bacterial Utilization of Nitriles” 82nd annual meeting of the society of Biological Chemist and Symposium held on 2-5 december, 2013 at Hyderabad central university, Hyderabad. India

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Mukram I, Anand S nayak, Monisha T R, kirankumar B, Pooja V and T B Karegoudar, “Isolation and identification of nitrile hydrolyzing bacterium and simultaneous utilization of aromatic and aliphatic nitriles” 7th annual KSTA conference, held on 5-6 February 2015 at The oxford college of science, Bangalore.

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Monisha T R, Kirankumar B, Mukram I, Anand S nayak, T B Karegoudar “UV Spectrophotometric analysis of phenolic acid decarboxylase involved in the bioconversion of hydroxycinnmaic acid derivatives into their vinyl derivatives” 7th annual KSTA conference, held on 5-6 February 2015 at The oxford college of science, Bangalore