Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Applied Sciences and Biotechnology, Shoolini University. Dr Poonia received his PhD from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IITR), India from the department of Biotechnology (2020) and qualified Gate exam in 2010. He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow (1/04/2020 to 14/12/2020) in the Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IITR).
His area of expertise is Crop Transformation and Plant Molecular Biology and Plant Genetic engineering via Agrobacterium-Mediated Transformation and Biolistic Gene Method.
- Anuj Kumar Poonia, Sumit Kumar Mishra, Parul Sirohi, Reeku Chaudhary, Meenakshi Kanwar, Hugo Germain, Harsh Chauhan (2020) Overexpression of wheat transcription factor (TaHsfA6b) provides thermotolerance in barley. Planta (2020) 252:53. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00425-020-03457-4
- Anuj Kumar Poonia, Sumit Kumar Mishra, Reeku Chaudhary, Baranwal VK, Arora D, Kumar R and Harsh Chauhan (2020) Genome-wide identification, phylogeny, and expression analysis of HSF gene family in barley during abiotic stress response and reproductive development. Plant Gene Plant Gene. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plgene.2020.100231
- Gupta BB, Selter LL, Baranwal VK, Arora D, Mishra SK, Sirohi P, Poonia AK, Chaudhary R, Kumar R, Krattinger SG, Chauhan H. (2019) Updated inventory, evolutionary and expression analyses of G (PDR) type ABC transporter genes of rice. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry.142:429-439. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plaphy.2019.08.004
- Ritika N, Amir K, Poonia AK, Mishra P, Singh S (2014). Metabolism of Cisplatin in the organs of Rattus norvegicus: Role of Glutathione S-transferase. European Journal of Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13318-014-0176-y.