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Genetics      (47 scientists)

Dr H. K. Dikshit


Field of Specialisation : Lentil and Mungbean Breeding

Dr H. K. Dikshit

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : GBPUA&T, Pantnagar

Ph.D : GBPUA&T, Pantnagar

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Genetics and DSST

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

   Ph.D :   3

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

  1. Dikshit*, H.K., Jhang, T., Singh, N.K., Koundal, K.R., Bansal, K.C., Chandra, N., Tickoo, J.L., Sharma, T.R. (2007) Genetic differentiation of Vigna species by RAPD, URP and SSR markers.-Biol. Plant. 51: 451457
  2. Dikshit*, H. K., Singh, A., Singh, D., Aski, M. S., Prakash, P., Jain, N., et al. (2015). Genetic diversity in Lens species revealed by EST and genomic simple sequence repeat analysis. PLoS ONE 10:0138101. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138101
  3. Singh A, Dikshit* HK, Jain N, et al. (2014) Efficiency of SSR, ISSR, and RAPD Markers in molecular characterization of mungbean and other Vigna species. Indian J Biotechnol.13:8188.
  4. A. Singh, H.K. Dikshit*, D. Singh, N. Jain, M. Aski, A. Sarker, T.R. Sharma (2016) Use of expressed sequence tag microsatellite markers for exploring genetic diversity in lentil and related wild species J. Agric. Sci., 154:1254-1269
  5. Tewari K, Dikshit* HK, Jain N, Kumari J, Singh D. (2012)Genetic differentiation of wild and cultivated Lens based on molecular markers. J. Plant Biochem. Biotechnol.; 10.1007/s13562-011-0087-9
  6. Jain N, Dikshit* HK, Singh D, Singh A, Kumar H. (2013) Discovery of EST-Derived Microsatellite Primers in the Legume Lens culinaris (Fabaceae) Appl Pl Sci. 1(7):1200539 2013 10.3732/apps.1200539
  7. Dikshit*, H.K.; Sharma, T.R.; Singh, B.B.; Kumari, J.(2009) Molecular and morphological characterization of fixed lines from diverse cross in mung bean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek). J. Genet. 88, 341344.
  8. Dikshit* HK, Singh A, Singh D, Aski M, Jain N, Hegde VS, Basandrai AK, Basandrai D, Sharma TR (2016) Tagging and mapping of SSR markers for rust resistance gene in lentil (Lens culinaris Medik sub sp. culinaris) Ind. J Exp Bot 54:394399
  9. Singh, A., Sharma, V., Dikshit*, H. K., Aski, M., Kumar, H., Thirunavukkarasu, N., et al. (2017). Association mapping unveils favorable alleles for grain iron and zinc concentrations in lentil (Lens culinaris subsp. culinaris). PLoS One 12:e0188296. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0188296
  10. Kumar, H., Singh, A., Dikshit*, H.K. et al. (2019) Genetic dissection of grain iron and zinc concentrations in lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.). J Genet 98, 66. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12041-019-1112-3

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

  1. Notification and release of 11 varieties of lentil, mungbean and rajmash by CVRC
  1. Notification and release of one mungbean variety for NCR
  1. Germplasm registrations 4

Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Upto Five) :

  1. Fellow Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding
  1. Fellow Indian Society of Pulses Research and Development
  1. Received recognition certificate from Director, BIGM, ICARDA for development of L 4717 and L 4727
  1. Best Scientist award from Director IIPR Kanpur in 2001
  1. Received distinguished Scientist award during GRISAAS 2019 at Hyderabad