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Genetics      (50 scientists)

Dr Prolay Kumar Bhowmick


Field of Specialisation : Rice Genetics and breeding

Dr Prolay Kumar Bhowmick


M.Sc. : GBPUA&T, Pantnagar

Ph.D : IARI, New Delhi

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Genetics

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   4

   Ph.D :   0

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Shidenur S, Singh V J, Vinod K K, Gopala K S, Ghritlahre S K, Bollinedi H, Ellur R K, Dixit B K, Nagarajan M, Singh A K and Bhowmick P K (2020) Enhanced grain yield in rice hybrids through complementation of fertility restoration by Rf3 and Rf4 genes as revealed by multilocation evaluation of tropical japonica derived rice (Oryza sativa) hybrids. Plant Breeding, https://doi.org/10.1111/pbr.12818
  2. Shidenur S, Singh V J, Vinod K K, Gopala K S, Ghritlahre S K, Bollinedi H, Ellur R K, Dixit B K, Nagarajan M, Singh A K and Bhowmick P K (2019) Molecular detection of WA‐CMS restorers from tropical japonica‐derived lines, their evaluation for fertility restoration and adaptation. Plant Breeding 38 (5): 553-567
  3. Bollinedi H, Lad JD, Gopala Krishnan S, Bhowmick PK, Prabhu KV, Singh NK and Singh AK (2019) Kinetics of β-carotene degradation under different storage conditions in transgenic Golden Rice lines. Food Chemistry 278: 773779. (NAAS ID F038; NAAS Score 10.53)
  4. Fiyaz AR, Yadav AK, Gopala Krishnan S, Ellur RK, Bashyal BM, Grover N, Bhowmick PK, Nagarajan M,Vinod KK, Singh NK, Prabhu KV and Singh AK (2016) Mapping quantitative trait loci responsible for resistance to Bakanae disease in rice. Rice 9:45. DOI 10.1186/s12284-016-0117-2.
  5. Babu NN, Gopala Krishnan S, Vinod KK, Krishnamurthy SL, Singh VK, Singh MP, Singh R, Ellur RK, Rai V, Bollinedi H, Bhowmick PK, Yadav A, Mariappan N, Singh NK, Prabhu K and Singh AK (2017) Marker aided incorporation of Saltol, a major QTL associated with seedling stage salt tolerance, into Oryza sativa Pusa Basmati 1121. Front. Plant Sci. 8: 41. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00041
  6. Ellur RK, Khanna A, Gopala Krishnan S, Bhowmick PK, Vinod KK, Nagarajan M, Mondal KK, Singh NK, Singh K, Prabhu KV and Singh AK (2016) Marker-aided Incorporation of Xa38, a Novel Bacterial Blight Resistance Gene, in PB1121 and Comparison of its Resistance Spectrum with xa13+Xa21. Scientific Reports 6: 29188
  7. Ellur RK, Khanna A, Yadav A, Pathania S, Rajashekara H, Singh VK, Gopala Krishnan S, Bhowmick PK, Nagarajan M, Vinod KK, Prakash G, Mondal KK, Singh NK, Prabhu KV and Singh AK (2016) Improvement of Basmati rice varieties for resistance to blast and bacterial blight diseases using marker assisted backcross breeding. Plant Sci. 242: 330-341.
  8. Khanna A, Sharma V, Ellur RK, Shikari AB, Gopala Krishnan S, Singh UD, Prakash G, Sharma TR, Rathour R, Variar M, Prashanthi SK, Nagarajan M, Vinod KK, Bhowmick PK, Singh NK, Prabhu KV, Singh BD and Singh AK (2015) Development and evaluation of near isogenic lines for major blast resistance gene(s) in Basmati rice. Theor. Appl. Genet. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-015-2502-4.
  9. Singh, A., Singh, V.K., Singh, S.P., Pandian, R.T.P., Ellur, R.K., Singh, D., Bhowmick, P.K., Gopala Krishnan, S., Nagarajan, M., Vinod, K.K., Singh, U.D., Prabhu, K.V., Sharma, T.R., Mohapatra, T. and Singh, A.K. 2012. Molecular breeding for the development of multiple disease resistant Basmati rice. AoB Plants: pls029 (doi: 10.1093/aobpla/pls029)
  10. Kumar A, Singh V J, Krishnan S G, Vinod K K, Bhowmick P K, Nagarajan M, Ellur Ranjith, Bollinedi H and Singh A K (2019). WA-CMS-based iso-cytoplasmic restorers derived from commercial rice hybrids reveal distinct population structure and genetic divergence towards restorer diversification. 3 Biotech 9, 299. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13205-019-1824-3

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. Pusa Basmati 1509 (released during 2013 by CVRC)
  1. Pusa 1612 (released during 2013 by CVRC)
  1. Pusa 1592 (released during 2014 by CVRC)
  1. Pusa Basmati 1609 (released during 2015 by CVRC)
  1. Pusa Basmati 1637 (released during 2016 by CVRC)