Sanjay Kumar Gupta

skguptaDesignation: Scientist

Contact

Phone: 0651-2261122
E-mail: sanfish111@gmail.com

Career

  • Awarded Ph.D. (Distinction) from ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai, in the year, 2010.
  • Joined Agricultural research service (ARS) on 11th May, 2010 and attended training at National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad, India
  • Served as scientist at ICAR-Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research, (DCFR), Bhimtal, Nainital during October 2010- to 9th September 2015.
  • Attended three months International training in the area of “Nutraceutical” (Fisheries Science) sponsored by National Innovation Agricultural Project (ICAR-NAIP) at Ghent University, Belgium during (Jan-March) 2014.
  • Working as Scientist (SS) at ICAR-Indian Institute of Agricultural Biotechnoly (IIAB) 11th September, 2015- to till date.

Awards and Honors

  • Received “Certificate of Appreciation” in recognition of significant contribution as reviewer to review research paper from Editor-in-Chief, Nusantara Bioscience Journal of biological Science, published from Surakarta, Indonesia. on 30th June, 2016.
  • Awarded “Certificate of outstanding contribution in reviewing” from the editors, in recognition made to the quality of Journal Fish and Shell Fish Immunology Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands in June 2016.
  • Recipient of Bioved Young Scientist Award 2013 by Bioved Research Institute of Agriculture & Technology Allahabad, Uttrapradesh 2013.
  • Acted as Associate editor of environmental book series (ENV) related to fisheries and aquaculture, published by Discover publishing house, New Delhi, India.
  • Appointed as editorial board member of Global Journal of fisheries and aquaculture published under by Global research journals and effective form 7th April, 2015
  • Received Best Paper Presentation Award 2013 by Bioved Research Institute of Agriculture and Technology (BRIAT) Allahabad, Uttarapradesh
  • Served as Reviewer to review paper of the various International journals
  • Letter of Appreciation from CIFE, Mumbai for professional competency and academic excellence in 2010.
  • Recipient of NET (National Eligibility Test) certificate from Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi in 2009
  • Secured 9th rank in All India Combined Examination for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) conducted by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi in 2004.
  • Recipient of “Junior Research Fellowship” from Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi for pursuing Master Program at CIFE, Mumbai in 2004

Research Area: Fish nutrigenomics and development of nutraceutical diet

Research Programs

  • Institutional Research Project

IIAB-FHM-01: Biotechnological Intervention in Fish Health Management

IIAB-CBB-01-04: Identification and characterization of genes responsible for immune responses in Labeo rohita fingerlings. As PI, Duration: 3 years

IIAB-CBB-01-01: Development of Nanoparticle based recombinant protein oral vaccine for Indian Major Carps (IMC) against Aeromonas hydrophila. As Co-PI, Duration: 2.5 years.

IIAB-CBB-01-02: Molecular characterization and functional analysis of antimicrobial peptides in response to pathogenic bacteria in striped catfish, Pangasianodon hypophthalmus. As Co-PI, Duration: 3 years.

IIAB-CBB-01-03: Isolation and characterization of novel bacteriophage with a potential for biocontrol of bacterial diseases in fish. As Co-PI, Duration: 2 years.

Group members

  • Vinay T. N., Scientist (Fish Genetics and Breeding)
  • Anutosh Paria, Scientist (Fish Health)
  • Tanmoy Gon Choudhury, Scientist (Fish Health)
  • Biplab Sarkar, Sr. Scientist (Nano biotechnology)

Publications

  • Kumar, N., Krishnani, Paritosh Kumar., A.K. Jha., Gupta, S.K., Singh, N.P., (2017a) Dietary zinc promotes immuno-biochemical plasticity and protects fish against multiple stresses. Fish and shell fish immunology, 62: 184–194. IF-3.1
  • Kumar, N., Krishnani, K.K., Meena K.K., Gupta, S.K., Singh, N.P. (2017b) Cellular stress and histopathological tools used as biomarkers in Oreochromis mossambicus for assessing metal contamination. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 49: 137–147. Impact Factor-2.2
  • Kumar, N., Krishnani, K.K., Meena K.K., Gupta, S.K., Singh, N.P., (2016c) Oxidative and cellular metabolic stress of Oreochromis mossambicus as biomarkers indicators of trace element contaminants. Chemosphere 171, 265-274. IF-3.7
  • Kumar, N., Krishnani, K.K.,Brahmane, M.P., Gupta, S.K., Kumar, , Singh, N.P., (2017c) Temperature induces lead toxicity in Pangasius hypophthalmus: An acute test, antioxidative status and cellular metabolic stress. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol. DOI 10.1007/s13762-017-1364-5. IF-2.6
  • Labh, S.N., Shakya, S. R., Gupta, S.K.,  Kumar, N., and Kayastha, B.L. (2017) Effects of lapsi fruits (Choerospondias axillaris Roxburgh, 1832) on immunity and survival of juvenile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus Linnaeus, 1758) infected with Aeromonas hydrophila. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies. 5(2): 571-577.
  • Neeraj K. Ambasankar K, Krishnani  KK, Gupta  SK, Minhas    2016. Dietary pyridoxine promotes growth and cellular metabolic plasticity of Chanos chanos fingerlings exposed to endosulfan induced stress. Aquaculture research  doi:10.1111/are.13042.
  • Neeraj K. Ambasankar K, Krishnani  KK, Gupta  SK, Minhas    2016. Acute toxicity, biochemical and histopathological responses of endosulfan in Chanos chanos. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 131(2016)79–88
  • Kartik Baruah , Tran T. Huy, Parisa Norouzitallab, Sanjay K. Gupta, Peter De Schryver& Peter Bossier (2015). Probing the protective mechanism of poly-ß-hydroxybutyrate against vibriosis by using gnotobiotic Artemia franciscana and vibrio campbellii as host-pathogen model. Scientific reports (Nature publishing group) 5: 9427 | DOI: 10.1038/srep09427.
  • Kumar, S., Chandra Prakash, Gupta, S. K., Chadha, N. K., Jain, K., Ghughuskur M & Pandey P.K. (2015) Effect of dietary anthraquinone extract on growth and haemato-immunological responses of Cirrhinus mrigala. Proceeding of National Academy of  Sciences India Section B Biological Sciences, DOI 10.1007/s40011-015-0609-7.
  • Makwana, N.P. S.K., Srvastava, S.K., and Gopal Krishna (2015) cryopresearvation of rainbow trout spermatozoa (Onchorrhynchus mykiss) using different cryodiluents. Cryo letters 36(2) 137-147.
  • Kumar, S., Munilkumar, ,  Gupta, S. K.,  Jain, K. K.,  Pal,  A. K.,  G.M, Siddaiah.,  and Chandra Prakash (2014) Protein/energy ratio and HUFA content in the diet of Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878) fingerlings: Effect on growth and flesh quality. The Israeli  Journal of Aquaculture- Bamidagh.  66, IJA:65, 2014.1002.
  • Gupta, S. K., Pal, A. K., Sahu, N.P., Jha, A.K., and Prusty A.K. (2014) Effects of dietary microbial levan on growth performance, RNA/DNA ratio and some physio-biochemical responses of Labeo rohita (Hamilton) juveniles. Aquaculture nutrition 2015 21; 892–903, doi: 10.1111/anu.12216.
  • Gupta, S.K., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Saharan, N., Mandal, S.C., Chandraprakash., Akhtar, M.S.,  Prusty, A.K. (2014) Dietary microbial levan ameliorates stress and augments immunity in Cyprinuscarpio fry (Linnaeus, 1758) exposed to sub-lethal toxicity of fipronil. Aquaculture Research: 45, 893–906.
  • Gupta, S.K., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Jha, A.K., Akhtar, M.S., Mandal, S.C., Das, P., Prusty, A.K. (2013) Supplementation of microbial levan in the diet of Cyprinus carpio fry (Linnaeus, 1758) exposed to sublethal toxicity of fipronil: Effect on growth and metabolic responses. Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 39:1513–1524
  • Gupta, S.K., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Saharan, N., Chandraprakash., Akhtar, M.S.,  and  Sikendra Kumar (2014) Haemato-biochemical responses in Cyprinus carpio (Linnaeus, 1758) fry exposed to sub-lethal concentration of a phenylpyrazole insecticide, fipronil.  Proceeding of  National  Academy of  Sciences India Section B Biological Sciences, 84(1):113-122.
  • Gupta, S.K., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Dalvi, R.S., Akhtar, M.S., Jha, A.K.,  Kartik, Baruah (2010) Dietary microbial levan enhances tolerance of Labeorohita(Hamilton) juveniles to thermal stress. Aquaculture, 306:  398–402.
  • Gupta, S.K., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Dalvi, R.S., Kumar, V.,  Mukherjee, S.C. (2008)   “Microbial levan in the diet of Labeorohita juvenile: Effect on non-specific immunity and histopathological changes after challenged with Aeromonashydrophilla. Journal of Fish Disease, 31:  649- 657.
  • Akhtar, M.S., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Ciji, A., Gupta, S.K., Dasgupta, A., (2013) Serum electrolytes, osmolarity and selected enzyme activities of labeo rohita juveniles exposed to temperature and salinity stress: effect of dietary L-tryptophan. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci. DOI 10.1007/s40011-013-0284-5.
  • Akhtar, M.S., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P.,   Ciji, A., Gupta, S.K. (2012) Effects of dietary pyridoxine on growth and biochemical responses of Labeo rohita fingerlings exposed to endosulfan. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 103,23-30.
  • Prusty, A.K., Kohli, M.P.S., Sahu, N.P., Pal, A.K., Saharan, N., Mohapatra, S., Gupta, S.K. (2011) Effect of short term exposure of fenvalerate on biochemical and haematological responses in Labeorohita (Hamilton) fingerlings. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 100, 124–129.
  • Mandal, S.C., Sahu, N.P., Kohli, P.S., Das, P.,  Gupta, S.K.,    Sukham, M.K (2010) Replacement of live feed by formulated feed: effect on the growth and spawning performance of Siamese fighting fish (Bettasplendens, Regan,1910) Aquaculture research, 41 (11) 1707-1716.
  • Akhtar, M.S., Pal, A.K., Sahu, N.P., Ciji, A., Gupta, S.K., Choudhary, A.K.,  Jha, A.K., and Ranjan, M.G., (2010) Stress mitigating and immuno-modulatory effect of dietary pyridoxine in Labeorohita(Hamilton) fingerlings. Aquaculture research, 41, 991-1002.
  • Kumar,V., Sahu, N.P., Pal, A.K., Kumar,  , and Gupta, S.K. (2007) Gelatinized to non-gelatinized starch ratio in the diet of L. rohita: Effect on digestive, metabolic response and growth. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, 92(4): 492-501.
  • Mandal, S.C., Singh, S.K., Das, P., Barman, D., and Gupta, S.K. (2013)  Trace and heavy metal content in diets and their effect on the growth and survival of Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens. Indian Journal of  Animal Nutrition, 30 (1): 80-86

Review paper

  • Prusty, A. K.,  Meena, D. K., Mohapatra, S., Panikkar,  , Das. P., Gupta, S. K . and  Sahu,  N. P. (2015)    An Appraisal on Peril of Synthetic Pyrethroids (Type II) to Freshwater Fin Fishes : A Review. International Aquatic Research. DOI 10.1007/s40071-015-0106-x

 Research Article

  • Sikender Kumar, K. Gupta, Brijesh Kumar and S. Chandra (2014) Dietary intervention to improve aquaculture product quality. Aqua International July issue: page 45-47.
  • Debajit sarma, K.Gupta and Ritesh S. tandel (2015) DCFR organized training program for state fisheries official at Kalimpong (GTA) west Bengal and Itanagar, Arunachal pradesh. Fishsing chimes Vol. 34 (11) pp. 6-7.
  • Gupta, S.K., Das, P., Singh, S.K, Akhtar, M.S., Meena, D.K., Mandal, S.C. (2011) Microbial levan, an ideal prebiotic and immunonutrient in aquaculture. World Aquaculture Society, 42(1): 61-66.
  • Das, P., Meena, D.K, Singh, S.K, Akhtar, M.S., Gupta, S.K., Alexander, C. and Mandal, S.C. (2010) Molecular markers (protein and DNA origin): Application in fisheries and aquaculture. World Aquaculture Soiety, 41(4): 11-14.
  • Das, P., Mandal, S.C., Singh, S.K, Gupta, S.K., Akhtar, M.S., Meena, D.K. (2010) Cryopreservation of Indian Major Carp spermatozoa: a tool for conservation and aquaculture. Aquaculture Europe, 35(1): 9-14.
  • Saurabh, S., Mishra, P.S., Gupta, S.K. (2005) Ciguatera Poisoning “The name may difficult to remember, but If you get it this you will never forget.  Aqua International, 13 (4), 26-27
  • Kumar V., Gupta, S.K., Saurabh, S., and Sharma, P. (2005) “Water soluble vitamin : A potent nutrition to aquaculture. Aqua International, 13(8),31-38
  • Gupta, S.K., Kumar,N., Kumar, V., Saurabh, S. (2006) Attractants : The secret to enhance feed intake in fish and shellfish.  Aqua International, 14 (2),18-21
  • Gupta, S.K., Jha, A.K., Pal, A.K., and Venketeshwarlu, G. (2007) Use of Natural carotenoids for pigmentation in fishes. Natural Product   Radiance (CSIR), 6(1), 46-49
  • Gupta, S.K., Das, P., Akhtar, M.S., and Singh S.K. (2009) Carotene rich Dunaliella salina: An alternative to astaxanthin source in shrimp feed. Aqua international, 17 (2), 26-31
  • Chandra, S., Srivastava, S.K., Gupta, S.K., Kumar, P., Pandey, N.N., Patiyal, R.S., and Mahanta,  (2012)  In: Radheyshyam,  Saha, GS., & De, HK.,(Edn.)  Conservation and multiple uses of water in mid Himalayan region of Uttarakhand – a success story.  (CIFA publication) pp 78-84.
  • Debajit Sarma and Gupta, S.K. (2011) Hill regions: Three-pronged fish farming technologies. Fishing Chimes 31(1): 72-74
  • Lokesh paul, Chandraprakash, Gupta, SK., Vikash kumar, W.A. meetei and Apu das (2013): Tripura, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh:Technological intervention to enhance fisheries and aquaculture production. Fishing chimes33 No. (9)/December: 53-56
  • Srivastava, SK., Chandra. S., Gupta, SK., Pandey,  ,  and Mahanta,   PC., (2012): Experimental field centre Champawat: Leaping ahead for development of Hill aquaculture, In: Sarma, D. Pande, A, Chandra, S. and Gupta, S.K. (Eds.), Compendium on coldwater fisheries–25 years of sustainable research and management. Published by DCFR, Bhimtal pp: 65-71
  • Sarma, D., Pandey, NN., Akhtar, MS., Shahi, N.,  Gupta, SK.,  and Mahanta,   ,  (2012):   Status  and strategies of coldwater fish farming: Scope for its sustainable development and conservation, In: Sarma, D. Pande, A, Chandra, S. and Gupta, S.K. (Eds.), Compendium on coldwater fisheries–25 years of sustainable research and management. Published by DCFR, Bhimtal pp. 184.
  • Gupta, SK., Srivastava, SK., Sarma, D., Chandra, S., (2012): “Ornamental fish” In: RS patiyal, NN pandey, Prem kumar, Amit joshi (Edn.) Him Jyoti, DCFR publication. 35-38
  • Sarma, D., Gupta, SK., and Mallick S.K. (2012): Fisheries training Programme in Uttarakhand, practical orientation in its hill region on intensive grow-out practices for golden and Chocolate mahseer. Fishing chimes 32(4): 14-16.

Book Chapters

  • Giri A K, Gupta SK & Chandra S. 2016. Upscaling aquatic ecosystem through cascade of straining arrangement. In: Sustainable Aquaculture Management(Gupta S K & Bharti P K, edn.), pp 303-309, Discovery Publishing House, New delhi.
  • Gogoi S, Mandal S C & Gupta SK. 2016. Organic Aquaculture An approach for future aquaculture development. In: Sustainable Aquaculture Management   (Gupta S K & Bharti P K , edn.), pp 303-309, Discovery Publishing House, New delhi.
  • Rishikesh S. Dalvi and K.Gupta (2015) Biomarkers for environmental contamination in fish: biotransformation and oxidative stress. In: Fish habitat and Aquaculture (Ed. Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi. pp 1-25.
  • Hussein abdel Hay El S Kaaoud and K.Gupta (2015) Water treatment technology. In: Fish habitat and Aquaculture (Ed. Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi. pp 96-121
  • K.Gupta, Alkesh Das, A.gupta & A.K. Prusty (2014): Biological Indicators of Aquatic Environment. In: Aquaculture and Fisheries environment (Ed.  Sanjay Kumar Gupta,  Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi. Pp 1-19
  • Sagar C. Mandal, Debtanu Barman K. Gupta and S. Khogen Singh (2014):. Management and Control of Land Degradation with Special Reference to Aquaculture. In: Aquaculture and Fisheries environment (Ed.  Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi. Pp 164-186
  • K. Prusty, Poonam Kashyap, J. P. Singh, S. K. Gupta and D. K. Meena (2014): Multiple Use of Water Through Integrated Fish Farming System. In: Aquaculture and Fisheries environment (Ed.  Sanjay Kumar Gupta,  Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi. Pp 187-195
  • Tanmay Kumar Koley, Preeti khemariya and K. Gupta (2014): Microbial contamination of food and milk, In: Microbial Ecology and Habitat (Ed. Pawan Kumar ‘Bharti’), Discovery Publishing House pvt. Ltd., Delhi, pp: 21-62 (ISBN: 978-93-5056-517-9).
  • K., Gupta, Saharan, N., Gupta, A., Sharma, K.K.,  and Prusty,  A K.   (2013) Impact of  fipronil on the aquatic environment. In: Bharti Pawan K and Kaoud H.A.  (Eds.), Biodiversity of aquatic environment, Discovery publishing house, New Delhi, pp. 118-137.
  • K., Gupta, Saharan, N., Prusty, A.K., Akhtar, M.S.,  Mandal, S.C.,  and Kumar, K. (2013) Ultramicroscopical changes in the gills of C. carpio fry due to fipronil toxicity. In: Bharti Pawan K (Eds.)  Aquatic environment and toxicity, Discovery publishing house, New Delhi, pp. 195-209
  • Sharma, K.K., Sharma, P., Sharma, L., K., Gupta, and Sharma. P. (2013) Microorganisms: tool for echo-friendly aquaculture and environmental management In: Bharti Pawan K,  Avnish C and Ikemefuna EP (Eds.). Advances in Ecology and Agriculture, Discovery publishing house, New Delhi, pp 240-254.

Books edited

  • Sanjay Kumar Gupta and Pawan Kumar Bharti (2014): “Aquaculture and Fisheries Environment” published by Discovery Publishing House Private Limited, Dariyaganj, New delhi, India pp:1-195 (ISBN-93-5056-408-4 ).
  • Sanjay Kumar Gupta and Pawan Kumar Bharti (2015): “Fish habitat and Aquaculture” published by Discovery Publishing House Private Limited, Dariyaganj, New delhi, India pp:1-224 (ISBN-93-5056-744-X).
  • Sanjay Kumar Gupta & Pawan Kumar Bharti (2016) Sustainable Aquaculture Management  published by Discovery Publishing House Private Limited, Dariyaganj, New delhi, India. Page 01-309. (ISBN-978-93-5056-797-5)

Books Authored

  • Sanjay Kumar Gupta (2014): Dietary Microbial levan: Effect on heamato-immunology, growth and physiology of freshwater carp, Labeo rohita, Lambert Academic Publishing (LAP) Saarbrücken, Germany.pp:1-130 (ISBN- 978-3-659-56192-4)
  • Makwana nayan and Sanjay Kumar gupta (2014) Cryodiluent compositions: effect of on spermatozoa of coldwater fish rainbow trout (mykiss) Lambert Academic Publishing (LAP) Saarbrücken, Germany.pp:1-90 (ISBN- 978-3-659-48838-2 )

Popular articles

  • Gupta S. K., Biplab Sarkar., Vinay T. N., Tanmoy G.C., Anutosh P., (2016) Nutrigenomics: An emerging epoch of fish nutritional research. Aqua International, August issue. 53-55.
  • Gupta, S.K., Das, P., Singh, S.K, Akhtar, M.S., Meena, D.K., Mandal, S.C. (2011) Microbial levan, an ideal prebiotic and immunonutrient in aquaculture. World Aquaculture Society, 42(1): 61-66.
  • T.N. Vinay, G.C. Tanmoy, P. Anutosh, K.G. Sanjay and Biplab, S. (2016) Nanovaccines: A possible solution for mass vaccination in aquaculture. World aquaculture pp:30-34.
  • Biplab Sarkar., Akshay D.,Vinay T. N., Tanmoy G.C., Anutosh P., Gupta S. K. (2016) Application of Zinc oxide nano-particle in aquatic pollution management. Aqua International, July issue. 61-63.

Training manuals edited

  • Debajit Sarma, K. Gupta, Ritesh tandel and D. thakuria (2015) Culture and breeding of important coldwater fish species. ICAR-DCFR puiblication pp 1-81.
  • Debajit Sarma, K. Gupta, Ritesh tandel and D. thakuria (2015) Management practices of Jhora fisheries. ICAR-DCFR puiblication pp 1-43.
  • Suresh Chandra, S.K. Srvastava, Ritesh S. tandel, A.K. Giri, and S.K. Gupta (2015) Common fish health problems in mid hill fish tanks and their management. ICAR-DCFR puiblication pp 1-103

PRESENTAION   IN  SYMPOSIUM/ SEMINAR/CONFERENCE/ /WORKSHOP

  • Presented paper on “Microbial levan potentiates biochemical status, lipid profile and histological responses in Cyprinus Carpio fry exposed to sublethal dose of fipronil in International seminar on Recent Advances in Aquaculture during 16-18 December at Vishakhapatnam 2016.
  • Participated in International Seminar on Genomics in Aquaculture at Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubneswar, during 28-30th Jan, 2016.