Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

Dr. Raj Kumar

Dr. Raj Kumar
Assistant Professor (Grade-II)
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Biography :

Dr. Raj Kumar joined Jaypee University of Information Technology in Sept 2019. He earned a Ph.D. degree in 2018 in Science from Gyeongsang National University, Republic of Korea. Thereafter, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Seoul National University, Republic of Korea from 2018-2019. His research expertise and interests lie in various aspects of computer aided drug design (CADD), structural bioinformatics, and biomolecular simulations.

Broad Project Area/Topics:
1. Developing Martini-based coarse-grained models for various biomolecules.
2. Structural analysis of SARS-CoV-2 proteins causing COVID-19 disease.
3. Identification of potential drug molecules against various SARS-CoV-2 drug targets.
4. Developing a database for medicinal mushrooms secondary metabolites and bioactive compounds.

Author Publication Profile:
Book Chapter(s) :
  • Ajay Sharma, Raj Kumar (2022). Recent Advancement and Challenges in Deep Learning, Big Data in Bioinformatics. In Khaled R. Ahmed, Henry Hexmoor, Blockchain and Deep Learning (pp. 251-284). Switzerland : Springer Cham. [ISBN : 978-3-030-95418-5] . Google Search
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